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Spinal Manipulation for Neck Pain

Spinal Manipulation for Neck Pain is a common and very successful treatment for pain and headaches.  In fact, The Journal of Sports and Orthopaedic Physical Therapy recently published an article regarding spinal manipulations and neck pain.  First off, what is a spinal manipulation?  A manipulation is the same as an adjustment in which a high velocity and low amplitude force is applied to the spine often resulting in an audible “pop”.  The article found that manipulations directed toward the