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1.  Neck Pain
Your neck (cervical spine) is made up of vertebrae that extend from the skull to the upper torso. Cervical disks absorb shock between the bones. The bones, ligaments, and muscles of your neck support your head and allo...
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
2.  Whiplash
Whiplash occurs when a person's neck is whipped backward and then forward very suddenly. This injury is most common following a rear-end car collision. It can also result from physical abuse, sports injuries, o...
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
  • Low back pain
  • Anxiety
  • Sleeplessness
  • Depressed mood
3.  Cervical Spondylosis
Cervical spondylosis is usually an age-related condition that affects the joints in your neck. It develops as a result of the wear and tear of the cartilage and bones are of the cervical spine. While it is largely du...
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
  • Headache
  • Numbness of skin
  • Numbness of limbs
  • Arm pain
4.  Sprains & Strains
Sprain refers to damage or tearing of ligaments or a joint capsule. Strain refers to damage or tearing of a muscle.
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
  • Bruises
  • Irritable mood
  • Stiff neck
  • Muscle cramp
5.  Tension Headaches
A tension headache is the most common type of headache. This type of headache can cause mild or moderate pain in the head, neck, and behind the eyes. Some patients say that a tension headache feels like a tight ban...
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
  • Irritable mood
  • Increase in blood pressure
  • Chronic pain
  • Noise intolerance
6.  Migraine with Aura
Migraine is a disorder characterized by repeated attacks of severe headache. A migraine headache causes throbbing or pulsating pain, usually on only one side of the head. These headaches are often associated wit...
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
  • Sleepwalking
  • Loss of appetite
  • Hand numbness
  • Numbness of foot
7.  Wry Neck (Torticollis)
Torticollis is a painfully twisted and tilted neck. The head is generally tilted to one side and the chin to the other. It is also known as wry neck. This condition can be congenital (present at birth). It can also b...
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
  • Posture abnormal
  • Headache
  • Neck lump
  • Chronic pain
8.  Rheumatoid Arthritis Overview
Learn about rheumatoid arthritis information, causes, symptoms and treatments. Explore our doctor-reviewed articles and read more now!
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
  • Tendon inflammation
  • Raynaud's phenomenon
  • Joint erythema
  • Anemia
9.  Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing spondylitis is a form of arthritis that primarily affects your spine. It causes severe inflammation of the vertebrae that might eventually lead to chronic pain and disability. In more advanced cases, th...
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
  • Fever
  • Tired
  • Fatigue
  • Unintentional weight loss
10.  Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis is a bone disease, which causes an increase in size of normally small spaces inside bones, making them lose strength and density. At the same time, the outside of the bone also grows weaker and thinner.
Symptoms:
  • Neck pain
  • Kyphosis
  • Limited range of motion
  • Finger pain
  • Lordosis
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