“Whiplash.” We’ve all heard the term used countless times – but it’s impossible to appreciate the pain and discomfort that it brings unless you’ve experienced it for yourself.
While we hope that patients never have to grapple with the repercussions of whiplash, it’s important to know the basics about this condition.
Whiplash is a neck injury. It occurs when your head moves forward and backward sharply.
What are the common causes of whiplash?
The most common car accident injury is whiplash – and you can get it even if you’re involved in a minor fender bender. Amusement park rides and sports are other triggers.
What are symptoms of whiplash?
Whiplash is interchangeably called “neck strain,” and for good reason. You’re likely dealing with whiplash is your neck experiences chronic soreness, stiffness, or pain.
Is whiplash treatable?
Yes! No one should live with the pain of whiplash. Chiropractic care is taking a holistic approach to treat whiplash and promote your long-term wellbeing.
If you live in Raleigh and think you may be suffering from whiplash, schedule an appointment with Corrective Chiropractic. We will help you create a pathway to recovery – and reclaim happiness and health for your body.