The Dark Side of Soft Tissue Injuries and Chronic Pain: Pt 2
Sensorimotor control issues As we mentioned in The Dark Side of Soft Tissue Injuries and Chronic Pain: Pt 1, many who experience a soft tissue injury to the neck do not fully recover. Various research indicates anywhere from 40%(1) – 89%(2) experience chronic pain. While the process of developing chronic pain after a soft tissue… Read more »Read More
The Dark Side of Soft Tissue Injury and Chronic Pain – Part 1
How many times have you been told, “It’s just a soft tissue injury?” This is an uninformed tactic to diminish the seriousness of the whiplash type soft tissue injury. Unfortunately, many injury victims progress to a state of chronic pain. Various research articles have demonstrated that 40% (1) to 89% (2) of patients still experience… Read more »Read More
Why Is It Taking Longer For The Pain To Go Away This Time?
Since graduating in 1984, one of the most common questions I hear from patients is: “Why is it taking longer this time to go away?” While understand the frustration in this question, the answer is not simple, truly it is as complicated as the individual’s life. Let me give a list of reasons that alone… Read more »Read More