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How do I get rid of pain in my neck, from painting the ceiling?

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Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
Pain Management
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In brief: Neck pain

The best way i can think of is to pull a "tom sawyer" and get someone else to paint the ceiling! sound like a simple positional thing that should go away on its own fairly quickly.
Massage, heat and otc drugs like Ibuprofen and tylenol (acetaminophen) might help. If it doesn't get better after a couple of days i would go see your primary care doctor.

In brief: Neck pain

The best way i can think of is to pull a "tom sawyer" and get someone else to paint the ceiling! sound like a simple positional thing that should go away on its own fairly quickly.
Massage, heat and otc drugs like Ibuprofen and tylenol (acetaminophen) might help. If it doesn't get better after a couple of days i would go see your primary care doctor.
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
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