Sciatica Pain Relief

One of the most debilitating pains that someone can experience is sciatica.  If you can imagine having some taking a screwdriver and putting it into a raging fire, and then each time you move wrong, they stab it into your backside.  That should give you a fairly decent mental picture of what sciatica feels like.  […]

3 Powerful Hip Flexor Stretches

Hip Flexor Pain At some point, everyone will experience some type of hip flexor pain. You may even ask these questions: What is a hip flexor? Why does it hurt? And what am I supposed to do to get rid of it? If you have ever asked these questions, stay tuned, because I’m about to […]

Chiropractor is best solution for whiplash

Chiropractor or Hospital for Whiplash?

Who should I listen to, the Hospital or the Chiropractor? A car crash can cause a lot of problems ranging from minor to quite severe.  If the injuries are significant enough, a trip to the hospital may be in order.  When you arrive at the hospital, there are a series of evaluations that are performed […]

Seat Belt – Should You Replace Yours?

Seat Belts can save your life…if they work! Have you ever been in a crash that caused minimal damage, took your car to the shop for repairs, and then put it back on the road to drive around?  Chances are that a critical part of the vehicle was overlooked, untouched, and certainly not repaired.  In […]

Winter Driving

Winter Driving Woes

Oh the Winter Driving has begun! “Over the river and through the snow” sounds like an amazing time until your car loses control and sends you into an embankment, adjacent vehicle, or worse yet, pedestrian. Winter driving is a challenge that many drivers loathe. The news is constantly broadcasting stories of the number of vehicles […]

Arm Pain After A Crash

I’ve watched multiple crash test footage of race cars and trucks and the one thing that stands out to me is how violent the footage is.  These crashes are a little on the extreme side due to the nature of the event.  However, when you look at the biomechanics of a crash and the results […]

Lower Back Pain

Low Back Pain and Why

Oh the low back! We write often about the effects of a car crash with the neck, because it is so prevalent.  We tend to overlook the potentials of injury to the low back.  The fact of the matter is that the low back is just as susceptible to injury and here’s why. When a […]

Pain; Ice versus Medication

For patients who have been involved in a car accident, it’s obvious that they are going to be in a level of pain.  It may start out as a minor soreness which goes away in a couple of days, but comes back with a vengeance a week or so later.  It may also continue immediately […]

Whiplash is Alive and Well

Whiplash is a condition that is a very real. Whiplash is a scary thing for people to endure.  There are so many stories of people being injured in a car crash and the insurance companies flat out tell them that whiplash is a myth; that it isn’t real.  There are many people who believe them as well.  If […]

How long will it take to heal?

If you have been involved in a car accident, you probably have suffered from some form of injury.  By simple deduction, the more severe the injury, the longer it will take to heal.  But this doesn’t necessarily set people’s minds at ease when we tell them that it is going to be an indeterminate length […]