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Yes, a heating pad that is applied to the area of neck pain can often relieve muscle tension and pain, especially when the neck pain is due to cervical osteoarthritis (spondylosis). The heating pad should be used for no more than 20 minutes at a time.

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yes, the heating pad helps your muscles and tendons to relax and it would greatly help a kinked neck.

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