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Car Accident Disc Injuries Sep 28th, 2021

Spine injuries from car accidents could leave you with long-lasting pain and suffering if they’re not handled appropriately. Several types of spinal injuries can cause trauma to the intervertebral discs within your spine.  Some of these injuries include disc herniations, spinal stenosis, and spondylolisthesis. Your spine is made up of...

All about the Jaw! Jun 22nd, 2021

All about the Jaw!! TMJ is an abbreviation for the temporomandibular joint, the joint between the mandible (your lower jaw) and the temporal bones (on the side of your skull).  When this joint is the cause of pain and/or other complaints the condition is referred to as TMD (temporomandibular joint...

Tips and Tricks for Distance Learning Sep 12th, 2020

It's that time of year again - the air is getting colder and the days are getting shorter. As we roll into September, back to school season is beginning to start up. However, this year is different. The pandemic has pushed schools to decide whether or not to open and...

Whiplash and Pain Preventation Jun 3rd, 2020

What is Whiplash? Whiplash injuries are among the most common injuries one experiences as an outcome of a motor vehicle collision. A whiplash injury is defined by sudden or rapid force causing injury to the neck. According to Rush University Medical Center, it doesn’t take a lot of force for...

Factors that Affect Whiplash Injuries Apr 7th, 2020

When someone sustains a whiplash injury, there are many factors that contribute to the severity of the injury. There factors are things such as age, gender, posture, bracing for impact, etc. These factors all come into play when looking at the severity of the injury. Age: In general, as we...