The constant use of cell phones, e-readers, computer tablets and mp3 players can lead to “text neck” an overuse syndrome involving the head, neck and shoulders. According to Dr. Chris Cornett, MD, orthopedic surgeon and spine specialist at the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, “when you hold your body in an abnormal position, it can increase stress on the muscles, cause fatigue, muscle spasms and even stress headaches.” It seems likely that it can also trigger a migraine in some people…….   Pain Pathways     Summer 2013

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