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Neck Pain

Also known as Cervical Dystonia, Dystonia - Cervical, Spasmodic Torticollis, Torticollis

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  • 10 months of neck pian

    Hi i have had  neck stiffness and pain for 10 moths. It all started in June last year i woke with a stiff neck and later that day did some neck stretches off of you tube. This pain seemed to ease in my neck but, seemed to travel from my left side neck to behind my left shoulder blade. Even …

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  • Strange Neck and Shoulder pain for 8 years, what do I have?!

    Hello Everyone,  I have been coping with a very unusual (so it seems) condition that has had me visit every doctor where I live, and about 8 years later, I have slightly improved but I'm still always accompanied by stiffness and pain in my neck and shoulders, all the time!.  It …

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  • Cortisone shot denied by health insurance for neck pain

    I've had neck pain for over a year now and the subject of a steroid injection was brought up but my insurance has denied it. They also denied physical therapy. How is this possible for them to deny a simple steroid shot? HOw much could it possibly cost? And also without physical therapy how can …

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  • Botox injections

    I am soon to have botox injections in my neck/shoulders. I have had steroid injections but they weren't very effective. If anyone has had then I'd appreciate hearing your experience and how you found them. Thank you!

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  • Severe neck pain when I try to turn my head?

    Sometime last night I woke up, and when I tried to lift my head, I felt a pop in my neck. It only hurt a little bit, like when you sleep with your head in an awkward position. I went back to sleep, but when I woke up this morning it still felt like i'd slept on it wrong. After struggling with …

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  • Cervical Disc Problems

    I have been diagnosed with a moderate sized disc herniation at C5-C6 indenting upon the thecal sac and corresponding lateral nerve root. I also have disc bulges at C3-C4 and T1-T2. It all started with the use of a new pillow, and seemingly, introduction of "halos" to my kettlebell …

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  • Mild neck issues but moderate nerve pain in arms.

    Hi. New here.  I’ve been having pain across the top of my shoulders, down the back of my upper arms and pain in both elbows for about three years. It’s intermittent.  I had an MRI for other reasons about 6 weeks ago and I was found to have 4 broad based disk bulges, facet joint …

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  • chronic pain from head to toe just on left side of body

    I am 26 yrs old i first went to my doctors 18months ago with pain in my neck, at first they thought it was a traped nerve. when i later went back and told them i had not gone away but infact was getting worse. i now have pain all the way down my left side of my body. i have pins n needles in my …

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  • C6/7 Nerve Root Block

    I’ve been struggling with neck pain on and off for the last 8 years !! Recent acute episode,  woke up 8 weeks ago with crick neck, left arm pain, weakenss since. On Pregabalin for pain relief but mentally not functioning !! Seen specialist ( privately) advised nerve root block first and then …

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  • C4-C5 AND C5-C6 DISC HERNIATION * MRI RESULTS*

    im 27 year old male now I been experiencing new neck/shoulder blade/elbow issue for about 6-12 months. just now worked with a sport Chiro and tried 8 weeks off and only cardio to get it fixed.... no relief... can't do upper body it gives me a pulling shoulder blade issue going to the elbow with …

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  • Strain or disk related?

    Long story short - two years ago I became poorly with what was diasnosed as labyrinthitus but a specialist disagreed with that. Ever since I have been able to feel a ‘lump’ in the back of my neck just to the right of my spine. (This area was sore for the first week of my illness two years ago) …

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  • Pain in neck and back of the head

    So,2 days ago my cousin bent my neck up and to the right side. It made popping noise and it really hurt. Everytime I put it in that position,right part of my neck as well as right part in the back of my head hurts,however that pain is slowly fading away,but new one arises. When I put my neck down …

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  • strange feeling in neck/trachea

    so recently i've been having this weird feeling in my neck mainly around my trachea. it feels like my trachea has stretched a bit and every time i move it sounds like my neck groans and it's coming from my trachea. anyone else ever felt like this?

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  • Do i have spinal issues or what issue do i have? Teenager..

    Hello, i have been noticing for quite some time and this subject has been brough up by my bother that i have the tendency to lean to one side, and that one side is always lower than the other.. While walking i put more pressure on left side and i look weird walking.. You can clearly see that in the …

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  • Spaced out, drunk feeling, neck pain!?

    Had pain in right hand side neck lower head feels like lump/muscle tender with symptoms of spaced out, difficulty concentrating dizzy but not like room spinning. seen 2 gps said migraine and Muscle pain also anxiety. Finally I went private saw neurosurgeon had MRI! did other tests reflex etc.. …

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  • Help understand this xray ?

    i have an appointment Monday, but so curious on what my results mean. i got them thru my email. can anyone understand any of this ?  6/22/18 CLINICAL HISTORY: neck pain; COMPARISON: 06/16/2014. TECHNIQUE: 6 views of the cervical spine were obtained Including lateral flexion and extension …

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  • DDD or worse

    Hello I’m a 27 Y/O female a year ago on Sunday I was in a car accident.. went to the ER and at the time I didn’t have neck pain but the following day however I did start experiencing some neck pain went to my GP that Monday and he diagnosed me with Whiplash said it would go away in a few weeks.. …

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  • Neck pain and AWFUL headaches for 2 weeks after chiro?

    Hi there, does anyone have any idea what might have happened to me? 2 weeks ago I was advised to go and see a chiropractor for a shoulder problem I was having.  He said he thought I had a trapped nerve in the C7 region. I said I only wanted conservative treatment so he used the adjustor (the …

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  • neck, head, shoulder pains, and swollen lymph nodes in neck??

    Im 22 and for years ive gotten sharp pains that would come and go in chest that would radiate to left shoulder neck and arm, ive seen multiple doctors and they cant find anything wrong. Now recently ive been experiencing for the past month little bumps pea size under my skin of my neck thst sick …

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  • tight neck shoulder and upper back,mild headache.What to do?

    Hi Im new here. Im just 26 years old and yet I feel so old because my body wants to stay in bed all day. Started 3 weeks ago i just had a not so painful stiff neck then suddenly it become worse.My neck shoulder and upper back become so tight and painful.I also have mild headache everyday.Tried …

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  • Neck pain, ear clogging, fatigue & nausea. Please help!

    Hello! I’ve been experiencing really bad neck pain (specifically in the back of my neck), ear clogging (my ears feel super full and earwax won’t really come out), fatigue and weakness, and light nausea. My neck generally is stiff and hurts sometimes, but the past few days have been really bad. …

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  • Neck pain

    I get neck pain on one side numbness tingling goes down my arm aswell any one get this have had numbness tingling in face sane side don't know of related to neck or separate issue

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  • Cervical degeneration and shoulder pain?

    Hi can anyone tell me if this is related, I have chronic cervical pain related to multi level bone spurs, disc bulges with c6/7 being the worst but yesterday I woke with a pain in my upper arm mainly triceps area sort of like if you've lifted something heavy and it hurts the next day, it didn …

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  • I hope someone can help me

    Hello I’m a 27 year old female in Oct I was told I had DDD in my C4,C5,and I think C6 I do have slight pain but I have been expecting a pulsating in side of my head like a heart beat that comes and goes and numbness above my forehead well recently I started having like a tingling pins and needles …

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  • Neck pain and dizziness

    Hello, Recently I have been experiencing very bad neck pain near the top of my spine off to the left. I haven’t been able to relieve it with and pain medication.  Today I went to a hockey game and spent most of it with my neck turned to the left. I found I kept very dizzy the longer I turned …

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  • Neck incident causing several vision issues

    About 6 weeks back, I turned my head to click my neck and felt a sharp pain around my left shoulder that radiated to the neck and the lower skull region. I am 40 years old male. My symptoms have been: 1. Pressure in the base of the skull 2. Excessive thirst 3. Drunk/floating feeling 4. Blurred …

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  • Just neck strain?

    Hello, I have recently been diagnosed with a panic disorder, since then (4 months ago) I have been getting very bad pain in the sides and front of my neck.  My anxiety is being treated with medication and I’m feeling great in that area but my neck has me worried there could be something els …

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  • Lingering Neck Pain off Minor injury

    Hey, I hurt my neck a few weeks back. i work on tills in work sometimes and first noticed it then. i also do jiu jitsu which involves a lot of pulling on the back of your neck. Anyway, my neck kind of froze up and was painful and the back of my neck where the neck meets the skull. I went to the …

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  • Sensation of something under my chin/top of my neck

    I was experiencing chests pains on/off and lately they came with a tight/stiff neck. THe chest pains have calmed down now but it’s feels like there is something in my neck. The feeling is located on the left left side of my upper neck just below my jaw, I suppose it is where the two meet. I cannot …

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