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Pain Management

Neck Pain

Neck pain is a common complaint that can affect anyone at any age, and can come and go at a moment's notice. With a variety of causes, including those from chronic conditions, we've got you covered with tips for prevention and treatment.

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Symptoms

When to See a Doctor for Neck Pain

Most neck pain is short lived. Find out how to tell if your neck pain is more serious, and the symptoms that signal you should see a doctor.

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Treatment

Best Ways to Get Relief From Neck Pain

If you suffer from chronic neck pain, these at-home solutions may help you find relief.

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Shoulder Pain That Radiates Up My Neck Muscle

Question Asked by RobSwift66 Shoulder Pain That Radiates Up My Neck Muscle Hi, I’m a 46 year old male who has been suffering with intense pain in my shoulder that radiates up my neck muscle on the same side. It only happens when I’m lying down, and t...

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Can You Get Neck Pain With Shingles And Rash? I Have Been Diagnosed With Shingles But My Neck Pain Is Worse Then The Pain From My Shingles

Question Asked by Tamara Wagner Can You Get Neck Pain With Shingles And Rash? I Have Been Diagnosed With Shingles But My Neck Pain Is Worse Then The Pain From My Shingles Answer Shingles can happen in the neck; in fact, the most common place for shin...

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First Aid for Neck Pain

When all the weight in the world rests on your shoulders, it is very common to experience neck pain. Instead of trying to power through your day with handfuls of pills and a whole lot of misery, a few simple remedies can help you solve your own neck ...

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Does Flexeril Help Get Rid Of Neck Stiffness?

Question Asked by Krissi Does Flexeril Help Get Rid Of Neck Stiffness? I woke up w/ a stiff neck, I can barely move my head, I have some flexeril that was prescribed for my fibromyalgia, but I haven’t been taking it because it makes me too sleepy, bu...

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Can Arthritis Of The Neck Cause Severe Tension Headaches

Question Asked by Theresa Can Arthritis Of The Neck Cause Severe Tension Headaches I have suffered from neck pain since I was a teenager. I was in a bad car accident, and the doctor who took my mri recently told me I had arthritis in my neck and spin...

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Why Breasts Can Cause Neck Pain

A recent task force has determined that women are at higher risk for developing neck pain than men. What accounts for this gender difference? A number of factors contribute to neck pain including coping skills, personalities, work environments and ph...