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At Injury Relief Chiropractic we strive to teach the public on what to do and what not to do after an injury. From car accidents to slip and falls, Injury Relief Chiropractic is the leader in new and advanced techniques and equipment to get you back on your feet after an injury. Car Accident: Slip and Fall: Bodily Injury: Neck Pain: Back Pain:Motorcyle: Truck Accident

Can I really get injured in a low speed accident?

Can I really get injured in a low speed accident? Injuries from Low Impact Accidents A low impact auto accident is generally defined as an incident that takes place at speeds less than 10 miles per hour (mph). This type of collision usually causes the least amount of damage to the vehicles involved. Body injuries…

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Facts about Whiplash

Facts about Whiplash The term “whiplash” usually brings to mind neck pain, headaches and/or a stiff neck. However, there are other symptoms associated with whiplash that we don’t usually think of, such as ringing in the ears or, tinnitus. In the absence of whiplash, there are many people who experience an occasional ringing or sound…

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Whiplash and Ringing in the Ears

Whiplash and Ringing in the Ears The term “whiplash” usually brings to mind neck pain, headaches and/or a stiff neck. However, there are other symptoms associated with whiplash that we don’t usually think of, such as ringing in the ears or, tinnitus. In the absence of whiplash, there are many people who experience an occasional…

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Prevention

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Prevention People who spend a lot of time performing activities that require a high level of force, repetition, or use vibrating tools are at risk of developing carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Other activities such as driving, playing musical instruments, knitting, using a sander, screw drivers, air wrenches, waitress work, or assembling small…

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Fibromyalgia: “Why Won’t The Pain Stop?”

Fibromyalgia: “Why Won't The Pain Stop?“ Fibromyalgia (FM) is a chronic condition that does not limit itself to just one area, but rather it manifests as a generalized, whole body condition where basically everything hurts. The diagnosis is typically made by exclusion, or by eliminating all other possible conditions as there is no single blood…

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Wanting to be Healthy vs. Planning to be Healthy

Wanting to be Healthy vs. Planning to be Healthy One of the most valuable lessons I have learned is that there is a difference between wanting to be healthy and planning to be healthy. First of all…everyone WANTS to be healthy…but just wanting is NOT enough. Just like wanting to be successful is not enough…everyone…

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Fibromyalgia: A Detailed Patient Description

Fibromyalgia: A Detailed Patient Description Fibromyalgia (FM) is surrounded by much controversy in what establishes a diagnosis, what are the consistent historical features, and most importantly, what can be done about it – the treatment strategies.  Doctors seem polarized, either they “believe in it” or don’t. The result is a frustrated patient because after multiple…

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Why a Chiropractor Should Be On Your Car Accident Recovery Team

Why a Chiropractor Should Be On Your Car Accident Recovery Team Anyone who has survived a car accident will tell you that the recovery process can be long and difficult.  There is paperwork, legal activities, not to mention the various medical situations that may arise.  For many, the road back to a full and healthy…

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Health is Precious

Health is Precious It’s easy to take good health for granted. The reason for this is because when we do things that do not promote long term health, such as drink, smoke, expose ourselves to too much stress, not get enough rest, or eat junk food…we don’t necessarily pay the price for our poor decisions…

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