The cause of neck pain includes simple strain, sprain and cervical degenerative problems. Spine fractures are a frequent cause of neck pain. Rare causes of neck pain include tumors of the cervical vertebral bodies and tumors involving the spinal chord or its coverings. Pain in the front of the neck is an uncommon symptom in spine problems. grinding or popping noise/sensation with neck movement is another symptom.The pain generally is worse when the neck is extended or head is tilted back.
Neck pain can be cured with ayurvedic treatment with Marma Therapy, Navarakizhi, Podikkizhi, Greevavasti, Nasyam, Lepanam etc.