Category Archives: Accident Prevention

Accident Prevention | Feb 6, 2013

Avoid Getting In An Accident

It isn't often that we think about how dangerous driving really is. We only recognize the lethality and the responsibility that driving commands after hearing about a car accident, but in most cases we just jump in our cars and zip away from point A to point B. Unless you…

Accident Prevention | May 28, 2013

Helpful Tips for Preventing Whiplash

Rear end car crashes are extremely common in the United States, but many vehicles do not have adequate protection to prevent the whiplash injuries that often result from these accidents. Whiplash often refers to a rapid snapping of an individual’s head in the case of a collision. This hyperextends the…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | May 13, 2015

Three Ways Car Accident Doctors Treat Acute Back Pain

Whether your car accident happened today or years ago, if you’re currently experiencing acute back pain you should seek treatment from a doctor who specializes in car accident injury care. The longer you wait, the greater the likelihood that you’ll develop other serious problems later on. Car accident doctors specialize…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery, Chiropractic | Jan 21, 2016

Calling A Chiropractor Should Be The First Thing You Do After A Car Accident

Getting into a car accident in Conyers or around Atlanta can be one of the most overwhelming and terrifying experience in your life. Everything seemed to be going routinely when all of a sudden, you are confronted with a major side or rear-end collision. If you have recently been in…

Accident Prevention, Auto Accident FAQ, Conyers Accidents | Jun 6, 2016

Preventing Car Accidents in Conyers by Following These Tips

Now more than ever it’s easy to get distracted while driving. Today’s drive time includes everything from fast food to phones calls. And then there are the other drivers on the road. Here are some tips for preventing car accidents in Conyers. In order to increase your chances of safely…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jan 9, 2017

The Most Common Auto Accident Injuries Conyers Chiropractors Treat

Auto accident injuries can be intense, and finding the most appropriate Chiropractic treatment in Conyers is imperative so you can get back on your feet. If you sustain any physical damage as a result of your accident and don't seek out medical support within forty-eight hours, you could develop long-term…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jan 28, 2017

Conyers Chiropractic Treatment For Throat Injuries Caused By Car Accidents

Your throat is a critical component of your body that can significantly inhibit your breathing ability if it sustains an injury as a result of a car accident. If you are having trouble breathing or believe you’ve damaged your throat after a car collision, you should seek Chiropractic treatment as…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 27, 2017

Protecting Your Children From Car Seat Injuries Caused An Accident

Today, our Conyers car accident injury Chiropractors are discussing the subject of car seat injuries and the importance of following through with a certified inspection. A new study out of Harvard Medical School discovered that booster-aged seat kids are twice as likely to sustain a critical injury in an auto…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Apr 27, 2017

Chiropractic Treatment for Back Injuries and Car Accidents

A car crash can be a seriously debilitating and stressful event in your life. It can not only lead to mild injuries, but also to traumatic brain injury. In the absence of significant brain damage, your back may have incurred injuries that require both immediate medical attention and a rehab…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Sep 6, 2017

The Risks Of Ignoring Work and Car Accident Injuries

Accidents occur when we least expect them to. Between frequent, long commutes and hazards that exist within the workplace, more than six million Americans sustain injuries each year while operating a vehicle or performing their professional duties. Unfortunately, too many accident victims try to ignore their pain or refuse to seek…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Sep 13, 2017

Post-Auto Collision Treatment From Conyers Best Car Accident Doctors

Thousands of car accidents take place throughout the United States each day, and almost all of them seem sudden or random. Although most people don't believe they will wind up in a car accident, distractions, poor weather conditions, and other variables can quickly turn a gentle cruise to a tragic…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Sep 20, 2017

Why Visiting A Conyers Car Accident Doctor Is Critical For Long-Term Positive Health

More people throughout the greater Atlanta region are seeking out alternative medical treatment to address various accident injuries. The long list of adverse side effects associated with prescription medications and the risk of surgery have led thousands of car accident victims to seek professional Chiropractic Treatment for injuries such as…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Sep 27, 2017

Common Motorcycle Injuries Treated By Our Conyers Accident Doctors

Motorcycle accidents often produce injuries that are much more severe than those associated with car collisions because of the lack of protective elements. This is particularly the case when motorcyclists do not wear a helmet and other forms of body gear. Even experienced riders are vulnerable to critical injuries because of…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Oct 11, 2017

Recommended Exercises That Help Accident Patients Recover Safely

If you lead an active lifestyle and find yourself injured, the temptation of getting back into your routine can be difficult to ignore. Exercise is one of the most effective resources for relieving stress, losing weight, boosting your mood, and fending off harmful germs or bacteria. Fortunately for accident victims…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jul 2, 2018

Treating Back Pain For Residents In Conyers, GA

Suddenly have a sore back? Thinking to yourself, “But I didn’t even do anything!”? Contrary to what many of us think, acute back pain is not always caused by an immediate action. It’s more of “the straw that broke the camel’s back” rather than what you did a few minutes…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jul 9, 2018

Scoliosis Screens For Kids In Conyers

Around age eight, you should start checking your children for scoliosis, an abnormal curve in the spine. Without early intervention, scoliosis causes serious back pain and eventually leading to arthritis in the spine. Our Conyers chiropractors want your children to grow happy and healthy, without pain. Knowing the signs of…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jul 16, 2018

How Chiropractors Approach Slipped Discs

Found between each of the 24 vertebra in your spine is a special type of cartilage called the intervertebral disc. Surrounding its gummy center are bands of fibrous tissue. Slipped Disc The intervertebral disc is there to provide space between each spinal bone so pairs of nerve roots can exit…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jul 23, 2018

2 Ways To Prevent Back Pain While Gardening This Summer

In this weather, many people tend their garden. Unfortunately, many of those people find themselves at their Conyers chiropractor with back pain and stiffness. Around 80 percent of the population has or will have experienced back pain at some point in their lives. Even though back pain is common, it…

Accident Prevention | Nov 21, 2018

Minimize The Long-Term Health Effects of A Car Accident

Unfortunately, car accidents are a part of life that many people have to experience. The majority of these accidents are not serious, but there may be long-term effects of even the minor fender benders. Neck, back, and shoulder pain can remain for a while and can turn into chronic conditions…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jan 2, 2019

Chiropractic Treatment Can Help The Body and Mind After A Car Accident

Car accidents are unarguably one of the most life-changing and traumatic experiences that one may have in their lifetime. Complete misalignment of the overall structure of the body can be caused by the jarring nature of an accident. Psychological damage may also be sustained. Our Conyers chiropractic treatment programs utilize…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Apr 1, 2019

Common Injuries Sustained From Rear-End Collisions

Oftentimes, rear-end collisions happen in a split second and with little time for the driver in the front to react. These accidents usually occur when a driver is stopped at a red light or even a stop sign, and the vehicle coming from behind does not see them or is…

3 of the Most Common Car Accident Injuries

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jul 23, 2020

3 of the Most Common Car Accident Injuries

In a car accident, the entire body is vulnerable to damage as a result of the impact. The type and extent of these injuries will depend on specifics of the accident, such as what direction the car was hit from, the position of the occupant, the speed during impact, and…

What to Expect (Physically) After a Car Accident

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jul 24, 2020

What to Expect (Physically) After a Car Accident

Each car accident is different, and so are the injuries of each person involved in them. However, there are some common injuries and ailments that occur as a result of these crashes. The best way to understand your own injuries and what treatment plan is right for you is to…

How Long Should I See a Chiropractor After a Car Accident

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Sep 10, 2020

How Long Should I See a Chiropractor After a Car Accident?

After a car accident, there are so many things to take care of and your health should be number one. There are insurance issues and phone calls to make, but it is important to also prioritize your health. When looking for a car accident doctor in Conyers, consider visiting a…

What Happens if a Herniated Disc Goes Untreated

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Oct 15, 2020

What Happens if a Herniated Disc Goes Untreated?

A diagnosis of herniated or bulging discs can be scary, especially when accompanied by the debilitating pain they often come with. You may wonder if you will ever feel normal again, or if you will need back surgery to fully recover. The good news is a treatment plan developed with…

How Long Should I Go to Physical Therapy After a Car Accident?

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Nov 6, 2020

How Long Should I Go to Physical Therapy After a Car Accident?

If you’ve sustained a car accident injury, you are likely to need a course of treatment that involves physical therapy. The number of sessions and duration of the treatment can vary based on the type of injury you have and its severity, but physical therapy is typically performed over the…

How to Find a Doctor After a Car Accident

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Nov 13, 2020

How to Find a Doctor After a Car Accident

Finding a doctor for any ailment can be stressful- you want someone who is an expert, who is well-liked by their patients, and has good bedside manner. When you need a doctor to treat car accident injuries, this pressure can be even greater, as you have time limitations and insurance…

Is It Normal to Have a Headache After a Car Accident

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jan 21, 2021

Is It Normal to Have a Headache After a Car Accident?

A car accident is a very stressful experience and can cause pain and discomfort that may last for days. Some car accident injuries are more obvious and can be treated right away, like scrapes, cuts, bruises, and broken bones. But how do you know what to do when you start…

What to Do About Stomach Pain and Diarrhea After an Accident

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 20, 2021

What to Do About Stomach Pain and Diarrhea After an Accident

In the hours and even days after a car accident, you may notice some uncomfortable symptoms that can’t be easily ignored. A broken bone is an obvious car accident injury that needs treatment right away, but what about other things that aren’t as easy to identify? Symptoms like stomach pain…

Working from Home and Experiencing Back Pain

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Mar 8, 2021

Working from Home and Experiencing Back Pain? Chiropractic Can Help!

If you’ve switched to a home office in recent months, you’ve probably had to make a few adjustments in your working day. This may involve a new office chair, or in some cases, needing to work from another location like your couch or bed during the day. You may notice…

4 Most Common Airbag Injuries

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Mar 15, 2021

4 Most Common Airbag Injuries

Like seatbelts, airbags are designed to save your life and prevent serious injuries if you are in a car crash, but that doesn’t mean they can’t cause some damage as a result of these measures. Airbags simply offer a better alternative to what would happen otherwise, such as hitting the…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jun 5, 2021

How to Take Care of Yourself After a Car Accident

No matter whether you were in a rear-end collision or a car accident that left your car totaled, a car accident is a stressful event for anyone involved. After what you might consider a small car accident, you might be tempted to think it wasn’t that big of a deal…

Treating Lower Back Pain After a Car Accident

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jun 9, 2021

Treating Lower Back Pain After a Car Accident

Most people think of lower back pain as being associated with sitting too long at a desk or an injury from improper listing, but car accidents are another common cause of pain in the lumbar spine. While this part of your spine isn’t necessarily as likely to be moved on…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jul 1, 2021

5 Most Commonly Broken Bones in Car Accidents

With 206 bones in the adult human body, it is likely that most people will have a broken or fractured bone at some point in their life. This can occur due to a fall, sports injury, or a car accident- when it’s the latter, certain bones are more likely to…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jul 9, 2021

4 Types of Headaches After a Car Accident

Have you started experiencing painful headaches shortly after being in a car accident? While you might just think they will go away after the stress and strain of dealing with the event has passed, you might be surprised when the headaches stick around for longer than you thought. If you…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Aug 24, 2021

Is Cracking My Neck Bad for Me?

When your neck is sore or stiff and you want immediate relief, you might consider something like turning your head side to side until you pop or crack your neck. There are many reasons you might be seeking relief, whether it is from sleeping with your head in an awkward…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Sep 25, 2021

What Can I Do About Blurry Vision After a Car Accident?

Some car accident injuries are straightforward and easy to recognize, like scrapes, bruises, and even broken bones. But what about a car accident injury that causes unusual symptoms, like blurred vision? If you have blurry vision after a car accident, then you want to get checked out by a car…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Oct 26, 2021

Is It Bad If My Back Cracks When I Stretch?

Most people have had experienced the sound and sensation of “cracking” or “popping.” Whether you have ever cracked your knuckles or popped your back, you can recognize that sound. But do you know what that sound actually is and what it means? Some people crack or pop their back on…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Dec 10, 2021

Can a Chiropractor Help with TMJ?

Do you wake up in the morning with a stiff, sore jaw? Do you hear popping or clicking sounds when you chew or open your mouth wide? If so, then you might be dealing with TMJ. Temporomandibular joint disorder, commonly referred to as TMJ, refers to a specific joint that…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Dec 15, 2021

Herniated Disc vs. Bulging Disc

Your spine is made up of bones called vertebrae that stack one on top of the other to provide your body with stability and support. In between each of these bones is a spinal disc that prevents these bones from rubbing against one another. Spinal discs also function as shock…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Dec 20, 2021

Things to Avoid with Cervical Spinal Stenosis

Neck pain can really negatively impact your daily routines and quality of life. There are a number of reasons why you might be experiencing neck pain, and one of those is cervical spinal stenosis. This lesser-known condition is actually common in adults over 5O because it is associated with general…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Dec 20, 2021

Does Insurance Cover Chiropractors?

When trying to find the right car accident doctor for you, there are so many options to consider. One important factor in deciding what type of treatment to seek for your car accident injury is whether or not your insurance will cover it. One of the most common questions chiropractors…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jan 31, 2022

Delayed Rib Pain After Car Accident

If you can walk away from a car accident, you probably feel very lucky- and you are. But even if you don’t have injuries that require emergency care, that doesn’t mean you have avoided pain or injuries as a result of the accident. In fact, it is extremely common for…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Jan 31, 2022

Is It Bad to Crack Your Neck?

Whether it’s a habit or not, you probably know what it feels like to crack your own neck. You may wake up from sleeping in an odd position or finish a particularly long day at the computer and have the urge to roll your neck until it makes that satisfying…

How to Protect Yourself at Amusement Parks

Accident Prevention | Apr 27, 2022

How to Protect Yourself at Amusement Parks

Whether you are taking a family vacation to a popular amusement park or spending the day at a local fairground, you’re hoping to make memories and have fun. The last thing you want to happen is to leave the park in pain or injured, especially when it was preventable. Certain…