SYMPTOMS

  • Acute pain in the neck area can occur suddenly and intensely
  • Chronic pain lasting for weeks, months, or even years
  • Pain can be continuous or intermittent
  • Headaches, pain in the scalp, face or ears
  • Dizziness, pressure behind the eyes, fainting
  • Radiation of pain down to the arms, causing numbness or pins and needles on the hands
  • As neck muscles tense, they shorten limiting the movement of the neck