Spine Injuries from an Auto Accident: Get the Basics

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Spine Injuries from an Auto Accident: Get the Basics According to the National Spine Injuries Statistics Center, vehicle crashes are the leading cause of spinal cord injury for its enrollees. The most common vehicle in question is a car. Still, steamrollers, bulldozers, and other unclassified vehicles also contribute to spine injuries in the U.S.  Driving is a natural part of …

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What Kind of Doctor Should I See After a Car Accident?

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What Kind of Doctor Should I See After a Car Accident? Car accidents happen every day in Texas. Even a minor fender bender can cause an injury that requires medical attention. At Premier Injury Clinics of DFW, we have a doctor on-site at all times for prompt evaluation and treatment after your car crash. We even offer complimentary transportation for …

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What if My Car Accident Injuries Appear Late?

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What if My Car Accident Injuries Appear Late? Many people walk away from a car accident feeling fine. But that doesn’t mean they won’t discover injuries later on. During trauma, our bodies have remarkable coping mechanisms that mask pain. This explains late-appearing injuries, or what might better be described as “late awareness of injuries.” Adrenaline can sometimes mask symptoms of …

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Who Pays for Medical Bills After a Car Accident

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Texas Auto Accident Injuries Wondering who pays for medical bills after a car accident? The aftermath of an auto collision can be hectic and confusing, and medical bills play a large part in the stress. Unfortunately, car crashes are common occurrences in the Lone Star State. According to the Texas Department of Transportation (2019): One person was killed every 2 …

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What You Need to Know About Sciatica Pain

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Sciatica pain, the inflammation of the sciatic nerve, is also a common type of back pain often affecting four out of ten people. Back pain can be a real nuisance. It can disrupt your sleep, exercise, and work. In some cases, the back pain could be a result of lack of exercise or inactivity, physiological or stress-related. Oftentimes, back pain …

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What Is Hypertension and How Does Chiropractic Help

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Chiropractic Care Lowers Blood Pressure Wondering about hypertension and how a chiropractor can help? Millions of people all over the world are dealing with this exact issue. According to The CDC, high hypertension was defined in 2017 as blood pressure at or above 130/80. Stage 2 hypertension is 140/90.   CDC statistics show:   In 2018, nearly 1/2 million US …

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Chiropractic Care for Bruised Ribs: Symptoms and Treatment

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Everything You Need to Know About Rib Injuries Your ribs are hidden and relatively small, but they play a big role. They protect your chest cavity, lungs, and heart. Trauma in the chest region sometimes results in major damage to the rib cage, including bruised ribs, cracked ribs, or fractured ribs. In most cases, it is not always easy to …

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How to Find the Top Dallas Pain Relief Chiropractor

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The impact of a car wreck can cause damage to many structures of the body, including the neck and spine. These injuries can have a significant negative effect on your life! If you live in Dallas-Ft. Worth, turn to the pain relief chiropractor at Premier Injury Clinics of DFW to help you find relief from these problematic conditions. While a …

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Car Crash? How Long Does It Take for Whiplash Symptoms to Appear?

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Every year, there is an average of six million car crashes in the US. While thankfully not all of these collisions result in death or injury, about half of them do. One of the most common injuries that people suffer as a result of car crashes is whiplash, a result of the head being whipped back and forth forcefully during the …

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What Is the Best Position to Be Sitting in a Car During a Crash?

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Last year, 4.5 million people suffered serious injuries from car crashes, which is roughly the population of Los Angeles. Vehicle safety features improve every year, but the number of injuries and deaths from car accidents aren’t dropping. Experts think that driving behavior is the problem. Safe driving habits can prevent a lot of accidents, but what if you’re not the driver? …