Neck and Shoulder Pain Caused by a First Rib Subluxation?

Is Your Neck, Jaw or Shoulder Pain Caused by a First Rib Subluxation?   The first rib is the most superior of the twelve ribs. The first rib is short and thick travelling from the first Thoracic vertebrae forward wrapping to either side of the neck.  The first rib is fairly mobile as it has many muscular attachments that pull it up or down.  The main “movers” of the first rib are the Scalene muscles which connect the first rib to the neck.  When a Scalene muscle becomes shortened it can … Read More...