Can Whiplash Really Happen to YOU?

To download a copy of this week’s newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake Area Chiropractor Comments: You’re stopped at a red light awaiting a left turn into the grocery store when out of nowhere, you  hear the screeching of tires, you turn your head and look into the rear view mirror and see that you’re […]

The Body & Mind and Connection of Whiplash?

Clear Lake Chiropractor Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: The term “whiplash” refers to an injury to the neck muscles, the muscle attachments (tendons), ligaments, and sometimes the disks that lie between the vertebral bodies of the spine.  In a rear-end collision, the cause of whiplash occurs from a sudden, rapid acceleration of the body and neck […]

What is Chiropractic Treatment of Whiplash?

To download a copy of this week’s newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake City Chiropractor Comments: Whiplash is basically an injury to the muscles, the muscle attachments (tendons), ligaments, and sometimes the nerves that exit the cervical spine.  The degree of injury is highly variable and depends on many factors, some of which include gender/body […]

Whiplash: Where Is My Neck Pain Coming From?

To download a copy of this newsletter, please click here. Houston Chiropractic Doctor Comments: Last week while driving to work, you’re stopped at a red light and glance in the rearview mirror and notice that a car is approaching from behind way too fast.  The next thing you remember is the squeal of the tires […]

Whiplash – The Cause of Pain

To download a copy of this newsletter, please click here. Houston Chiropractor Comments: Many patients ask the question: “…why do I hurt so much now, and hardly hurt at all right after the accident?”  Another common question is: “…why neck pain after a minor car collision can last so long?”   A study that investigated […]

Minimizing Your Whiplash Risk

Houston Area Chiropractor Comments: While it is hard to prevent someone from crashing their car into your car, there are some things you can do to minimize whiplash injuries. The first preventive measure is making sure your seat is upright and the head rest touches the top of your head. If there is a lot […]

Your Neck is Your Life Line

Chiropractor in Clear Lake Comments: The nervous system is the master control network for your body, directing virtually every function and action, from monitoring your life needs, to precisely responding to threats to your health. Each system, from your heart and blood vessels, to your digestive and immune systems, is directed through nerve impulses originating […]

The Many “Faces” of Whiplash

To download a copy of this week’s newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake City Chiropractor comments: Motor vehicle collisions (MVC), usually result in injuries to the neck and upper back.  However, there are often other complaints that can occur immediately or after a delayed time frame. The mechanism of injury or, “how did the accident […]

Whiplash and Treatment Delay: Does It Matter?

  To download a copy of this newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake Doctor of Chiropractic comments: When a person is involved in a car accident, the inevitable question comes up: should I see a doctor? In most cases the answer is yes. But why is this important? A collision between two vehicles imparts a […]

Whiplash Problems Down the Road

To download a copy of this newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake Chiropractor comments: Whiplash injuries of the neck and spine commonly occur in motor vehicle collisions. Even minor impacts with little vehicle damage can put significant stress on the spinal ligaments, disks, and delicate nerves. Some people get symptoms right after the accident (which is […]