Tag: Chiropractic

Are You A Vacation Victim?

A Vacation Victim Brings Back More Than Souvenirs It’s the middle of July and it is vacation time! You sense the call of the mountains, the beach, the sun the fun! Yet many people will return from their trips as Vacation Victims! What is a Vacation Victim? Someone who brings back more than memories and… Read more »

More Prescription Painkiller Deaths Than Heroin OD!

16,000 Prescription Painkiller Deaths A recent study by researchers at McGill University, published in the American Journal of Public Health, demonstrated a dramatic increase in deaths due to prescribed painkillers. In fact, it was noted that deaths from prescribed painkillers was higher than the combined overdoses of heroin and cocaine! The study further states that… Read more »

Auto Or Sports Injury? Don’t Do This Home Therapy!

Auto or Sports Injury: One home treatment you should never do! You have been involved in an auto accident and suffered a whiplash injury to your neck. The pain is excruciating: your neck hurts, your head is pounding and it’s hard to turn your neck! All you can think of is relief, so you reach… Read more »

Pregnancy, Low Back Pain & Chiropractic

Why Chiropractic Care When You Are Pregnant? At first glance, many people do not see the opportunity that chiropractic care provides for women suffering back pain during their pregnancy. Many women just assume that the low back pain is a “normal” part of having a baby and just suffer through it. This is sad, because… Read more »

AUTO ACCIDENT: 3 INSURANCE COMPANY MYTHS

For those who have been injured in an auto accident, many come to find out quickly that the insurance company is not their friend. Throughout the claim process there are multiple myths that the claims adjuster will throw out there to diminish your injury. Probably the three most common include: Minimal car damage Lack of… Read more »

When That Auto Accident Rings Your Bell!

Why are my ears ringing after my auto accident? Many people who sustain whiplash type injuries from an auto accident experience the common symptoms such as: neck pain, stiffness and headaches. These are due to the damages inflicted upon the structures of the neck including the ligaments, muscles and small neck joints called facets. There… Read more »

Shoulder Pain After Auto Injury

Shoulder Pain Is Common After Auto Injury It is estimated that over 25% of auto collision victims develop shoulder pain in the days following the impact. In general, there are three causes of shoulder pain due to an auto injury. Direct Trauma Direct trauma is when the shoulder directly strikes something. In a typical rear… Read more »