Stress causes pain in the neck by creating tight muscles over time. Tight muscles can cause misalignments in the cervical spine. Whether caused by stress from a job or a stressful season of life, worry and anxiety can play a crucial role against your health. It’s always best to eliminate the stressor if possible. Unfortunately, the elimination of stress isn’t always possible. When this is the case, seek help to support your bodies fight against stress. Chiropractic care is a great option for fighting stress and its impact on the body.