What is neck pain?
Neck pain, also called cervical spine pain, is a very common source of pain. Its estimated neck pain affects 45% of workers in the United States today. Neck pain can be felt in the neck and into the shoulders. Some people experience the pain going upwards into the skull and can cause headaches. Others experience neck pain that radiates into the back and shoulders, sometimes down the arms into the fingers. Tingling and numbness into the shoulder, arms, hands and fingers could accompany neck pain. Neck pain can come from the intervertebral joints, disc, ligaments, muscles and nerve roots.
Common causes of neck pain
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Poor posture -seated, standing.
Desk and computer use
Cell phone or tablet use
Sprains or strains from turning head quickly
Sneezing and Coughing
There are a number of everyday activities that can cause neck pain. If gone untreated neck pain can cause disruptions in your activities of daily living. If you’re suffering from neck pain, contact us today for a consultation with Dr. Stephens for neck pain treatment options.
Chiropractic and Neck pain
Research shows Chiropractic Adjustments are a safe and reliable treatment for the Neck pain.