Tag: neck pain

Whiplash – Mostly soft tissue injuries, see what happens

April 10th, 2012
Health Tips

Whiplash injuries are common with auto accidents and other injuries (i.e. horseback riding incidents).  Most of the time what is injured is soft tissue.  This is not seen on X-rays but the injuries are still there and can be devastating. Click below to see how this can occur. If you would like more information about […]

Chiropractic Care Beats Medication for Neck Pain, Makes Headlines

January 6th, 2012
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New research published this month in the Annals of Internal Medicine finds spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) and exercise more effective at relieving neck pain than pain medication. The study divided participants into three groups that received either SMT from a doctor of chiropractic, pain medication (over-the-counter pain relievers, narcotics and muscle relaxants) or exercise recommendations. […]