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Neck injuries

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Neck pain - Better Health Channel

Treatments like physiotherapy, osteopathy or remedial massage can generally help neck and shoulder pain.

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Head and spinal injuries first aid - Better Health Channel

Head injuries can be serious and require urgent medical attention. A hard blow to the head from a fall, knock or assault can injure the brain, even when there are no visible signs of trauma to the scalp or face. Symptoms of serious head injury include wounds, altered consciousness, clear fluid leaking from the eyes or nose, black eyes or bruises behind the ears, vision changes, nausea and vomiting.

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Spinal and neck injury

First aid fact sheet

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Traumatic Vascular Injury - Head & Neck - InsideRadiology

InsideRadiology provides free and easily accessible, accurate, up to date and credible information about medical imaging tests and procedures.

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Whiplash injury and recovery my experience

Anna talks about the car accident that gave her whiplash, and how she is recovering.

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Neck — Arthritis Australia

Neck pain is pain that is felt in the upper part of the spine

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Neck Pain - Pain Conditions - painHEALTH

Learn about neck pain as a musculoskeletal pain condition to identify how you can approach neck pain in your co-management treatment plan

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Neck pain: symptoms and causes - myDr.com.au

Knowing the symptoms of your neck pain and when to see a doctor can help in finding the cause and getting a diagnosis.

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Thyroid Nodules - Hormones Australia

Thyroid nodules are lumps on the thyroid gland, which is located at the base of the neck. Nodules in the thyroid are quite common, and often discovered by MRI or x-ray during other medical tests.

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Strains and sprains: self-care - myDr.com.au

Strains and sprains, or soft tissue injuries, are common through playing sports and in everyday life. Find out what products are available for strains and sprains.

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