A bad accident can definitely give our bodies a shake up. During the occurrence of an automobile accident, it is very likely that muscle and joint irritation has happened that could lead to tendon inflammation commonly known as tendonitis or damage of muscle fibers that could turn into scar tissue. Most commonly the place to be affected is the neck and lower spine because of how a body can jerk forward and backward quickly. This can lead to whiplash and chronic back pain if gone untreated.
Auto accidents leave many individuals sore after the crash, which is very common. Many also have a hard time moving as easy as they once did, especially those who are older or who have other conditions like arthritis or disc degeneration. If you find yourself in this situation, a chiropractor can increase your joint mobility and help reduce the possibility of long term muscle and joint problems down the road.
Preventing Further Damage by strengthening and stabilizing your neck and spine:
An accident leaves your body and health in less than optimal condition. Therefore, it is easier for your body to sustain further injuries or ailments from another event, such as a minor slip and fall or common repetitive motions that are performed at work or during sports. Receiving chiropractic care after the auto accident will help ensure that your body is healing and back to how it should be, which will in turn protect you in the future.
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