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Neck Pain

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

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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 vision...

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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 sensation...

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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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  • 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 going...

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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 doctor...

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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 physically...

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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 though...

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  • head & neck issues, please help!

    hi, i’m 21 years old and have been having some issues with my neck and head area for a few months or so. at first, it was alot of pressure in my neck accompanied by dizziness. i went and seen a chiropractor & it helped a little. i’ve been seeing him every week. i had an mri and ct scan done...

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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 review...

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  • Neck pain symptoms

    ive been dealing with neck problems for going on 2 months now. It started out as discomfort and mild pain in my spine, probably C1-C2 area and would occasionally result in a headache by the afternoon time. I could manage it with Aleve but it came back everyday. As time went on my headaches became worse...

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  • Head, neck & ear pain please help !

    for the last three weeks ish i have been experiencing ongoing symptoms that i’m worried about .  i have been back and forth to the doctors and they always tell me i have anxiety and that my symptoms are due to my anxiety — i do have very bad anxiety .  however even though this may be true to...

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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.. Results...

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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 little...

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  • Neck stiffness, shoulder pain, headache

    I've had neck issues for quite some time now. However, my neck feels very stiff an my shoulders hurt quite a bit and I can't seem to ease the pain. I don't know if this has anything to do with it but sometimes I become dizzy, get tinnitus for a short moment and lose control of my body like...

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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 hand...

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  • V stuff Neck and upper back + muscle/nerve pain daily

    Please help! I've had intermittent neck problems for a few years but I done some serious damage it feels back in April (2017). I was doing my stretches before the gym and having leant over and forcing myself too far forward it would seem, have caused all kinds of problems. The first few months I...

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  • dizziness and feeling unsteady on right side of head

    Hi there i have been gradually losing mobility in my neck over the last 5 years .I have been referred to physio a couple of times when i have been in a lot of pain.At present i am not in pain but a month ago i had a strange feeling in the right side of my head and the room spinning only on the right...

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  • wry neck...... torticollis?

    So, I strained my neck 3 days ago. It hurt really badly, But today it's pretty much all better. I still can't move my head back too far, or the left too far either. It's better than yesterday. Yesterday my left shoulder was much lower than my other shoulder, but today that is barely noticeable....

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  • Neck, shoulder and upper back pain

    Hello there, My girlfriend suffers from pain in her upper back, shoulders and arms from time to time. The pain gets worse over the period of a week and goes away for a month or so but then returns. It’s happened about 3-4 times in recent months. She does go to the gym on a regular basis but she was...

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  • Atlas sublaxtion and constant headaches

    Hi I'm a, 40 yr old female who had a great life 124 days ago it started with a migraine headache that would not stop and left shoulder pain that felt like someone was pulling on it. I've been to Dr's who told me migraines and gave me meds that hurt me more than they helped, massage therapy...

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  • Chronic neck pain for over a year

    14 months ago I experience a neck pain issue, since then I've been to physical therapy for months, numerous pain meds that don't help in the slightest, anti inflammatory meds don't help, exercise, acupuncture, I've had nerve blocks and steroid injections and neither helped in the...

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  • Head presses exercise to relieve computer neck pain

    Hey guys, lurked these forums at Patient info for a bit...thought I'd give back. Recently I used Clive's forum post to fix my elbow pain (well, identify & treat it). Thought I’d give back with an issue that was bugging me about ~4 months ago. The problem I was facing consisted of a lot...

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  • Painful neck after chiropractic adjustment

    I started having headaches about 4 months ago so I decided to give the chiropractor a try. I have been twice... I went on a Wednesday and again that Friday. Since Friday (today is Monday) my neck is extremely sore and painful. I read that until they get your neck aleigned that you will be sore/feel worse....

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  • Pending ACDF/PCDF surgery - I need help !!

    I'm in such a predicament !  I feel like there is no good answer .  I started having neck pain 11 years ago and have been on and off (mainly on) prednisone for years.  I have steroid induced Cushing syndrome ; common variable immune defiency ; seronegative RA;  just diagnosed...

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  • Neck shoulder right side Need advice

    I've now had pain at bottom of neck right side for 7 months no help from my doc and just hoping for advice .my pain is from large joint at bottom of neck out to end of shoulder down arm .bicep. inside of lower arm to thumb tingles when tying laces.rear deltoid has wasted a good bit please advise...

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  • Neck itching urgent help!!

    Hi, I need help urgently please.  I have the red patch on my head, that is itchy and is spreading up my head   Please can someone tell me what this is and if there is a solution 

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  • Neck pain

    Degenerative changes thoughout the cervical spine , especially at C3-4 and C6-7 are present There is bilateral foraminal stenosis at C6-7 secondary to uncovertebral osteophytes Any idea's on what this means I was sent to physical therapy with no results

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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 sharp...

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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 started...

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  • Shooting pain in neck and left ear

    I had this happen a few months ago, and it just started again a few weeks ago. I have this shooting, stabbing pain that goes from my left ear down my neck when I roll over in bed or just move quickly. Sometimes when I take a deep breath, yawn or laugh I also have the stabbing pain. I’ve also noticed...

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