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6 Potential Long-Term Effects of Whiplash

With an estimated three million people in the U.S. affected by whiplash annually, the long-term effects of whiplash can reach far beyond your initial injury. Also referred to as whiplash-associated disorder (WAD), chronic whiplash can have a lasting impact on your quality of life. Here's what you need to know. [...]

By |2020-03-09T12:23:15-07:00March 30th, 2020|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 6 Potential Long-Term Effects of Whiplash

How Long Does Whiplash Last?

As many as three million whiplash injuries occur in the United States every year. Additionally, whiplash is a common source of chronic neck pain, with as much as 45% of people with chronic neck pain attributing their pain to a past whiplash injury. How long does whiplash last, and how [...]

By |2017-11-02T18:13:50-07:00November 6th, 2017|Tags: , |Comments Off on How Long Does Whiplash Last?

Motor Vehicle Injuries

Officials at the World health organization predict motor vehicle injuries will increase by 65 percent during the next 20 years. Currently, some 1.2 million people are killed in motor vehicle accidents annually. There are another 50 million people who are injured yet survive. Motor vehicle injuries are quickly becoming one [...]

By |2014-02-11T09:37:41-07:00February 17th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Motor Vehicle Injuries