One thing you should always do after a car accident is seek medical help, and many people will visit a general doctor for this; however, there are other options. If you prefer, you could visit a chiropractor instead. A chiropractor can help you in many ways if you have injuries from a car accident, and here are three reasons you may want to consider visiting a chiropractor after your car accident.
16 June 2019
If you were recently involved in an automobile accident, you are probably experiencing some physical and emotional distress. Certain injuries, for example, can lead to not only pain, but also emotional distress that follows you throughout life. Although common, whiplash is one injury that most people do not truly understand. This guide will help you understand the causes, signs, and treatment options if you have experienced whiplash after an accident.
22 February 2019
You may have used the phrase, "this is a pain in the neck!" But if you've ever actually experienced neck pain, you know it is no picnic. The good news is, seeing a chiropractor is a great way to find relief from pain in this part of your body. If you want to better understand neck pain, here are three things you should know. 1. Neck Pain Happens for Many Different Reasons
28 December 2018
Every year on American roadways, statistics show there are six million car accidents, and unfortunately, these accidents result in about 33,000 fatalities. Three million of those crashes result in injuries, which can range from minor to life-threatening and debilitating. One of the most common injuries from a car accident is spinal injuries. Even an accident that occurs at a low rate of speed can create enough force to cause your spine to become out of alignment and cause a back or neck injury.
23 September 2018
New age medicine meets chiropractors halfway. At least, that is what you can assume when you see a new age or natural healing shop that provides chiropractic care. Yet, do these different approaches to caring for your mind and body have in common? If you look closer, you will see that chakras, chi (or qi), and chiropractors have a lot more in common than maybe you realized. 1. Connections Between Chakras and Chi
2 July 2018
A woman's body goes through enormous changes when she's pregnant, and chiropractors can support pregnant women to make their pregnancies and births as easy and comfortable as possible. Physical Changes During Pregnancy Late in a woman's pregnancy, her protruding abdomen often creates a pronounced curve in the spine in the small of the back. There also are changes in the pelvis as joints soften and the pelvis subtly widens to prepare for birth.
4 November 2016
Sciatica is caused when the nerve that extends from one end of your back to the other becomes irritated. This irritation can cause extreme pain as well as a numbing and a burning sensation. All of these symptoms can make it difficult to get out of bed to perform your everyday tasks. Chiropractic adjustments are often used as a simple treatment for sciatica. These adjustments help to loosen up your spine and release pressure from tight areas throughout your back.
11 August 2016