For every inch that the head moves forward in posture, it increases the weight of the head on the neck by 10 pounds, which greatly increases the likelihood of head and shoulder tension, pain, and injury. Try to stand and sit up straight.
A rotator cuff tear can result in nearly constant shoulder pain, even at night! Click over to this infographic about orthopedic care in Marietta to read more facts about rotator cuff tears and other common causes of shoulder pain.
Management of Shoulder Impingement Syndrome and Rotator Cuff Tears. Rotator cuff impingement syndrome and associated rotator cuff tears are commonly encountered shoulder problems. Symptoms include pain, weakness and loss of motion.