Man Suffers Severe Neck Damage & Paralysis after Barber's Neck Massage
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Man Suffers Severe Neck Damage and Parlaysis after Barbers Neck Massage

Delhi: Barbers neck massage leads to severe neck damage and Paralysis

A good neck massage after a haircut is always accompanied with relaxing. Many like getting a neck and shoulder massage, especially, when they’re stressed out. So we go to the best barber for a good massage-Barbers neck massage.

But looks like you’ll have to think twice before getting a massage for neck pain or shoulder pain as this can cause serious adverse health effects.

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Barbers Neck message leads to serious neck damage and Paralysis – Pic Credits: ScoopWhoop

Delhi man, Ajay Kumar, 54, Although he came away from the salon feeling refreshed after the haircut-and-massage. Soon, however, he became increasingly breathless.

As per a TOI report, a neck massage by a barber cost a 54-year-old man dearly as it damaged his nerve, causing diaphragmatic paralysis. The report says that a neck crack – usually performed by holding the chin and tilting the neck sharply to the left and right – had damaged his phrenic nerves that control the diaphragm, which in turn controls breathing.

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Man suffers severe neck damage and Paralysis after Barbers Neck Massage.

Now because of this, Ajay will need a ventilator for rest of his life because the nerve rarely regenerates spontaneously.

Doctors also warned the people who visit saloons for getting a neck massage. It may seem like a good idea to get a neck massage that could help in relaxing.

However, this freak case of nerve damage proves that a simple hot shower and some neck stretches are a good gamble compared to spending your life on a ventilator.

Barbers neck massage
Barbers Neck message leads to serious neck damage and Paralysis

Avoid Neck massages as far as possible as it could badly affect your health and lymphs.

A massage therapist by poorly trained therapists can cause serious problems, Including a stroke.

According to doctors, a harmless neck massage can lead to injury to the blood vessels, leading to a stroke or paralytic brain attack.

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