Neck Pain in Ayurveda Neck pain also known as cervical pain, is the general feeling of pain and discomfort in the vertebrae region. Pain can center in the neck, or can radiate out to other areas such as the arms. Pain can be minor or severe, and can last a short period and self-correct, or can be chronic (long-term). Neck issues can happen suddenly through an injury such as whiplash, or can develop slowly over time.   Causes of Neck Pain Neck pain can be because of a few reasons, minor injury to the muscles, tendons, or ligaments in the neck are a common cause of pain and typically heal on their own, other causes are:   Neck strain Degenerative disc disease Neck injury – whiplash, herniated disc or a pinched nerve Neck pain due to throat virus infection causing swelling of the lymph node and neck pain Infection of the spine bones in the neck Fibromyalgia Polymyalgia Rheumatica   Ayurvedic treatment for neck pain involves the pacification of the aggravated vata and restoring its normal functions. At Krishnendu Ayurveda, we have a very systematic approach in treating neck pain; we plan a customized treatment for each individual which is […] read more