How to Get the Coverage You Need

Wellness Library | Oct 13, 2022

How Do I Know I Need a Lawyer After My Car Accident?

Imagine you are heading home from work one day, and suddenly, a car comes up behind you going too fast and slams into the back of your car. This type of car accident could cause significant damage to your vehicle as well as your body. The force of the impact…

Most Common Chest Injuries from Workplace Accidents

Pain Management | Oct 13, 2022

Most Common Chest Injuries from Car Accidents or Workplace Accidents

You don't expect to be hurt while doing something as routine as driving your car or completing your 40-hour work week, but the reality is that injuries can happen anywhere. Car accidents happen at a higher rate than workplace accidents, but depending on the industry you work in, both can…

Best Driving Habits That Prevent Accidents

Accident Prevention | Sep 26, 2022

Best Driving Habits That Prevent Accidents

While you can’t guarantee you can avoid a car accident forever, there are certainly steps you can take to prevent the common causes of car accidents and avoid a car accident injury. Millions of people are injured each year in car accidents and find themselves at the car accident doctor,…

Different Types of Pediatric Fractures

Pain Management | Sep 26, 2022

Understanding Different Types of Pediatric Fractures

No matter the location, a fracture is painful and disruptive to your everyday life. Fractures in children can be especially hard to manage because young children may not understand why they are in pain or what has happened. Fractures are a common car accident injury as extreme force is easily…

Distracted Walking

Accident Prevention, Pain Management | Aug 29, 2022

What You Need to Know About a New Problem: Distracted Walking

Despite not causing as much destruction as distracted driving, distracted walking is a growing concern in the realm of public safety. More and more pedestrians are being distracted by their phones while walking in and around traffic and other high-risk areas, putting them at significant risk for injury. Pedestrian accidents…

Stress after a Car Accident 

Pain Management | Aug 17, 2022

Why Am I Shaking after a Car Accident? 

A car accident can be an incredibly stressful and overwhelming experience. Even what might be considered a minor accident can still mess with your emotions and leave you feeling shaky and weak. It doesn’t matter if you were the driver or a passenger; a car accident can affect you both…

Pain Management | Jul 22, 2022

3 Tests You May Need After a Crash

In the United States, an average of 6 million car accidents occur every year, with approximately 3 million people experiencing injuries after a crash. The aftermath of a car accident can leave victims feeling overwhelmed and confused. They may need answers to questions such as, “What medical procedures may be…

Types of pain

Pain Management | Jul 9, 2022

What You Need to Know About Seeing a Pain Management Specialist after a Car Accident 

After experiencing a car accident, you may notice increased pain, whether from an injury or from the tension you’ve been carrying since such a traumatic event happened to you. Plus, there is the stress of all the small tasks it seems you need to do in the aftermath, like filing…

Treatments You May Need after an Accident

Accident Recovery | Jul 9, 2022

8 Treatments You May Need after an Accident

In 2019 alone, at least 2.5 million car accident injuries occurred, and many more likely went unreported. Driving is an increasingly dangerous activity, and the number of injuries grows as cars begin to implement more distracting features like touch screen pads. If you have been in a car accident, you…

Hand Pain

Pain Management | Jul 9, 2022

Hand Pain: Carpal Tunnel, Trigger Finger, or Something Else?

Our hands feature a complex design with delicate structures like bones, joints, connective tissues, and nerves that allow for everyday tasks and dexterous movements. From turning a doorknob to brushing your teeth, you depend on your hands to perform precise movements. You might not even realize just how much you…

Treatments for Heel Fractures

Injury Rehabilitation, Pain Management | Jun 29, 2022

Causes, Signs, and Treatments for Heel Fractures

The heel is one of the places in our body that bears the most weight daily. When the heel is injured, like in a fracture, it can make normal activities like walking difficult. In addition to the pain of a broken heel, the bone itself may widen, shorten, or become…

Learn to swim with proper form

Pain Management | Jun 23, 2022

Spotlight on Swimming: A Great Exercise for Orthopedic Health

Swimming is a great exercise to improve your overall orthopedic health. In fact, swimming is actually one of the most popular activities among Americans. Unlike some exercises and activities, swimming is considered a low-impact activity, which means it is gentler on your muscles and joints. If you experience joint pain…

Hand Pain Is Arthritis or Something Else

Pain Management | Jun 18, 2022

How to Know If Hand Pain Is Arthritis or Something Else

We depend on our hands for just about everything, from grasping a toothbrush to typing on a keyboard. Bones, joints, connective tissues, and nerves make up the human hands, allowing for nimble movements. However, the structures that make up the hands are more delicate than other parts of the body,…

Dislocated Patella

General Chiropractic | Jun 6, 2022

What to Do About a Dislocated Patella 

The patella, also called the kneecap, is the small bone in front of the knee joint where the femur and tibia meet. The patella protects the knee and connects the muscles in front of the thigh to the tibia. When the patella is dislocated, it moves either to the left…

Treatment with a Chiropractor

Pain Management | Jun 3, 2022

How Often Should You See a Chiropractor?

Millions of people visit the doctor each year for one common complaint: pain. Whether you have been injured in a car accident or are experiencing chronic pain, you might find yourself looking for a doctor or chiropractor who can help. Chiropractic care involves an all-natural approach to treating a wide…

How Do Chiropractors Know Where to Adjust

Pain Management | May 21, 2022

How Do Chiropractors Know Where to Adjust? 

For those who have experienced the relief of a chiropractic adjustment, it may feel a little like magic. In the span of minutes, a chiropractor does what feels like just pressing on your back, and you may have an immediate reduction in pain and feeling of reinvigoration. But a chiropractic…

Common Causes of Shoulder Pain

Pain Management | May 15, 2022

Can a Chiropractor Help with Shoulder Pain?

We depend on our shoulders for so much movement and activity throughout the day, but you might not realize just how much until you suffer an injury or issue. Maybe you go to reach for something and feel a sharp pain, or you start to feel like your shoulders are…

Can Stress Cause Back Pain?

Spine Care | May 9, 2022

Can Stress Cause Back Pain?

Stress—what can be said about it that hasn't been lamented over before? Everyone knows how unpleasant it is. You may have also heard about how it can cause mental health problems if left unchecked and that, in rare cases, it can lead to cardiac issues such as heart attacks and…

How to Tell if You Have a Concussion

General Chiropractic | Apr 30, 2022

How to Tell if You Have a Concussion

Concussions are one of the most common types of brain injuries in the world. Cases are reported in the millions in the United States each year due to sports alone, and they appear to be an unavoidable phenomenon in full-contact sports like American football and fighting-based sports like boxing. Career…

How to Sleep With Lower Back Pain

Pain Management | Apr 29, 2022

How to Sleep With Lower Back Pain

Sleep is incredibly important for the human body. In addition to resting our minds, sleep is when the body is able to heal and restore itself the fastest. But when you are suffering from lower back pain, sleep can feel anything but calming or restful. While the goal is to…