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Why do my neck and/or shoulders hurt after eating?

Dr. Allen B. Bonilla
Chiropractic Medicine
For any complaint of this nature it is important to have a thorough exam by a trained professional. In this case the exam would focus on determining whether your problem stems from somatic conditions (of the body) or visceral (organ) conditions. The problem can be as simple as poor sitting position causing a cervical (neck) strain or can signal a more serious problem such as a gallbladder problem. 

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