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Whiplash Treatment, Signs and Symptoms by DocSpallone Posted Fri 16 Sep 2011 3:05pm Seek Care Immediately When discussing whiplash treatment, many people are often confused by the term “whiplash”.  Whiplash is considered a non-medical term for a sprain/strain injury of the neck, which often occurs after an abrupt jerking motion of the head backwards and then forward commonly after car accidents.  The technical mechan ... Read on »
Pillow To Use after a Neck Injury such as Whiplash by NAV Posted Fri 28 Dec 2012 9:43pm A whiplash type injury can result from a motor vehicle accident. Especially the rear end collision type- when someone bumps your car from the back, it can cause major injury to the neck muscles, ligaments and nerves. A whiplash injury is best treated with chiropractic treatment, therapeutic modalities such as tens and ice/heat as well as physic ... Read on »
Whiplash Syndrome: Defined by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Wed 03 Apr 2013 12:00am We have been providing treatment for whiplash injuries in San Francisco for over 21 years now in the Financial District. The term “whiplash” is a slang term for a neck injury most accurately called a cervical acceleration-deceleration (CAD) injury. Now you know why we call it “whiplash”! It suggests that the head was forced th ... Read on »
Whiplash Myths You Should Know by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Sun 16 Sep 2012 12:00am We have been providing treatment for whiplash in San Francisco for over 20 years now. Whiplash is most commonly associated with the rapid, uncontrolled movement of the head as it whips back and forth during a motor vehicle collision. Though different types of injuries are associated with rear vs. front vs. side collisions, the n ... Read on »
I Can’t Stress the Importance of Good Neck Posture Enough! by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook Posted Fri 05 Feb 2010 12:00am Good posture in the neck means that our neck bones inside of us are in good alignment; and that means the nerves are free from any unwanted pressure. All of this equals a body functioning at its best and without health problems like neck pain, headaches, or something worse. Here is a list of the cervical nerves and what they control: ... Read on »
Correcting the abnormal curve in the neck is critical to heal Whiplash injuries. by Carol Grant Posted Mon 27 Sep 2010 5:07am A Whiplash injury frequently causes change in the shape of the curve in the neck. The normal curve is a gentle, gradual c-shaped position with the curve extending toward the front of the neck. Frequently in whiplash injury’s the curve straightens and can even reverse causing pain and limited motion. To fix the abnormal curve in the neck, ... Read on »
Recovering from a Whiplash Injury by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Sun 27 May 2012 12:00am After a whiplash injury , everyone wants to know, when will I be better? When will my neck pain or back pain resolve? Most people think that musculoskeletal pain can be used as a direct indicator of how they are progressing and that the absence of pain indicates the absence of injury. This couldn’t be further from the truth! In ord ... Read on »
Whiplash injuries can cause spinal misal by Mary Pougnet Patient Expert Posted Sun 25 Apr 2010 4:10pm Whiplash injuries can cause spinal misalignments that alter nerve function & circulation to the brain. #MaryWoznyHealth Read on »
Whiplash injuries require adjustments, support and rehab. by Carol Grant Posted Fri 24 Sep 2010 5:02am Doctors of Chiropractic are well positioned to implement an adjustment, support and rehab program for the care of whiplash injuries. By undergoing this type of program you will minimize the risk of long-term problems as a result of the traumatic injuries. When a whiplash injury occurs, the joints in the spine are either stretched or jammed ... Read on »
Part 4: Reducing Whiplash injuries by 90% - just by changing one thing in your car by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 1:19pm Whiplash injuries can cause chronic neck pain and discomfort for years after an incident. It may appear to be a simple back and forth motion at the time of the accident, but the symptoms associated with whiplash are very serious and long lasting. Dr. Brian Stemper, Ph.D., a biomedical engineer at the Medical College of Wisconsin has studie ... Read on »