It doesn't take much to find yourself in a car accident. It takes all the more though to find relief from the injuries that occur in even the best scenarios. Most often the neck, back and hips are affected during a rear or frontal impact. Side impacts can leave the body tight and painful on one side more than another.
Get back in the game
Acupuncture is an excellent choice when it comes to pain management and resolution. It is very effective in reducing muscle tension and inflammation from injury which often leads to dysfunction and pain.
What happened to me?
- Whiplash occurs when a person’s head moves backward and then forward suddenly with great force. This injury is most common following a rear-end car collision. It can also result from physical abuse, sports injuries, or amusement park rides.
A concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury (TBI). It can occur after an impact to your head or after a whiplash-type injury that causes your head and brain to shake quickly back and forth. A concussion results in an altered mental state that may include becoming unconscious.