There are many different reasons for developing neck pain. Not only can the pain be present in the neck itself, but symptoms such as headaches or pain, tingling, and/or numbness into the upper extremity, can be related to the neck. The cost of neck pain in lost working days in Ireland is approximately 1.6 billion euro per annum. Approximately 60% of people with neck pain will be treated within the primary healthcare system while the remainder will require specialist services to deal with neck pain in Ireland.
The best treatment for neck pain is home remedies which include Jacuzzi treatment, neck pain relief exercises and stretches, and neck pain relief products such as neck pillows for sleep and hot pads can be very beneficial for relief of some forms of neck pain.