Injury to the muscles, ligaments and tendons is the most common cause of pain in the shoulder and neck, according to MedicineNet. Pain in the shoulder and neck area can also be attributed to a wide variety of medical con... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

If you are experiencing unilateral pain in your neck, shoulder and arm, it could be the result of problems ranging from some form of arthritis, trauma or other nerve-related problem, explains WebMD and Cleveland Clinic. ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Angina can cause episodes of pain and aching radiating across the chest, arms, shoulders and jaw, and eating a heavy meal can trigger it, according to the Heart Foundation. Fatty deposits that build up in the arteries ca... More » Health Pain & Symptoms
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Musculoskeletal pain is usually due to injuries to the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments or nerves, including fractures, sprains and dislocations, according to Cleveland Clinic. These injuries are often caused b... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Common causes for stabbing shoulder pain include fracture, arthritis, and instability or inflammation of the tendons, according to OrthoInfo. The pain associated with these conditions can also be dull or throbbing. More » Health Pain & Symptoms

A common cause of pain and tingling that radiates down the arm is a pinched nerve in the neck, states Virginia Spine Institute. Pain in the shoulder blade, hand or fingers often accompanies this type of pain. If the pain... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

One of the simplest ways to treat neck and shoulder pain is by taking over-the-counter pain relief medication, according to Mayo Clinic. Ibuprofen, acetaminophen and other common products can reduce pain by lowering infl... More » Health Pain & Symptoms