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The upper part of my nape hurts whenever I yawn.. Ibuprofen does not reduce the pain. Massage was able to reduce it though. What could be the cause?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Sore muscles

Sounds like a sore muscle.
Try not to do anything that causes it to recur and it should subside with time.

In brief: Sore muscles

Sounds like a sore muscle.
Try not to do anything that causes it to recur and it should subside with time.
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