Cervical spondylosis is also known as degenerative arthritis is the term used when a person experiences pain and stiffness in the region of cervical spine. It is generally an age-related disorder which worsens as the age advances and hampers the day to day activity of an individual. Along with pain and stiffness the individual can experience weakness, headache, numbness, tingling, pain radiating to arms, restricted head and neck movements, lack of balance etc.
The probable factors responsible for cervical spondylosis include the repeated history of fall or injury, herniated disc, bony spur, repetitive or overuse of joint in case of heavy weight lifting, prolonged sitting, forward bending, smoking, being obese etc.
Homeopathic system of medicine has got great success in treating cervical spondylosis by providing symptomatic relief to the patient thereby reducing the dependence on painkiller and other medicines.