NECK NECK Pain Neck comprises of 7 cervical vertebrae that extend from the base of the skull to the thoracic spine. Pain and stiffness in the neck is one of the most common problems suffered by people. Interesting Facts At an instant, 1 out of 10 adults suffer from neck pain. 4 out of 5 people between the age group of 18-64 years suffer from neck pain. Neck pain is common in females than males. Every year, neck pain affects 10% of the world’s population. A myriad of causes may lead to neck pain. Here’s a look at some of the most common triggers: Reasons For Neck Pain Poor Posture Excessive Texting Sitting in forward head posture for prolonged period can cause pain. Hunching over a smartphone causes pain in neck. Muscle Strains Wrong Sleeping Position It happens when the head is suddenly moved backward and forward with a great force, e.g. in car accident. Keeping the head too high while sleeping puts pressure on the neck. Relieve Neck Pain With Chiropractic Care Chiropractic treatment involves various techniques to treat acute or chronic neck pain. Cervical Manual Traction Neck Adjustments Ultrasound Therapy Rehabilitative Exercises Inferential Electrical Stimulation Spinal Decompression Presented By: www.harkerheightschiropractor.com 560 E. Central Texas Expressway, Suite 102, Harker Heights, TX 76548 Corrective Chiropractic & Wellness offers effective treatment for neck pain and other musculoskeletal disorders.