Neck pain can come from numerous sources. Pain can come from the joints, ligaments, discs and muscles. Restriction of movement and headaches are common.
Spinal misalignment and abnormal spinal motion can be a cause of neck pain. The nerves in the upper cervical spine supply the head and face so when they get irritated they can refer pain into these areas. Spinal misalignment puts strain on the spinal joints, discs ligaments and muscles. Trauma to the neck can occur after injuries, falls, or even birth trauma. People that work on computers for long periods are especially prone to neck pain