Category Archives: Accident Prevention

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Accident Prevention | Jun 21, 2013

Diagnosing Whiplash Injuries For Patients In Tucker, GA

Diagnosing whiplash can be a complicated task. This is because the symptoms of whiplash may not occur immediately after an accident. However, some signs and symptoms are common with whiplash, and along with further testing, they can be used to appropriately diagnose a whiplash injury. If whiplash is experienced immediately…

Accident Prevention | Mar 9, 2017

Follow These 6 Post-Car Accident Tips To Protect Your Health and Finances

At our Tucker car accident injury Chiropractic clinic, our team understands how stressful car accidents can be. Reacting appropriately to a car accident is imperative for reaching the best possible outcomes considering your health and personal finances. After A Car Accident Consider the following guidelines offered by our experienced car…

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Aug 17, 2017

Most Meaningful Reasons To Visit A Tucker Chiropractor After A Car Accident

Getting into a car accident can lead to a series of health concerns and injuries. Many accident victims sustain tissue damage like Whiplash, back pain, and bone fractures - all of which require Chiropractic Treatment to prevent chronic pain or permanent damage. If you notice any pain or discomfort after…

Accident Prevention | Sep 20, 2017

Defensive Driving Tips That Can Help Avoid Car Accidents

Many drivers are confident in their abilities after years of traveling through the greater Atlanta region without experiencing a car accident. Still, even the most cautious drivers with years of experience can easily find themselves in a collision. Georgia's Department of Motor Vehicles reports that an accident claim is filed…

Is a Chiropractor Considered a Doctor

Accident Prevention | Dec 15, 2020

Is a Chiropractor Considered a Doctor?

Injuries to your neck and back can be scary and stressful because of how much they affect the rest of your body. When you’ve been in a car accident and are experiencing serious pain and discomfort, you want to make sure you are getting treatment for whiplash from a doctor…

5 Fun Facts About Chiropractic Care

Accident Prevention, General Chiropractic | Jan 30, 2021

5 Fun Facts About Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care is more popular than ever, with almost a million people undergoing a spinal adjustment each day. While you may see it called a fad or a trend, chiropractic care dates back to 1895 when Daniel David Palmer performed the first adjustment. That adjustment restored the hearing of a…

What to Do About Stomach Pain and Diarrhea After an Accident

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 4, 2021

What to Do About Stomach Pain and Diarrhea After an Accident?

After a car accident, you are probably on the lookout for a number of common injuries like broken bones, whiplash, or concussions. These can all be serious conditions that warrant attention, but focusing too heavily on them may cause you to miss other unexpected reactions your body has to trauma.…

Does a Headache After a Car Accident Mean That I Have Whiplash

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Mar 8, 2021

Does a Headache After a Car Accident Mean That I Have Whiplash?

Headaches are pretty common after a car accident because of how the stress of the accident affects you physically and mentally. But how do you know if your headache is something more, like a sign of whiplash? Sometimes symptoms of car accident injuries can take a few hours or even…

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Accident Prevention | Sep 24, 2021

10 Must-Have Safety Features in Your Next Car

There are a lot of decisions to make when it comes to a large purchase like a car. What brand and what color will you choose? How many people should it fit- will your family grow? You may know some of your preferences already. But before heading to the dealership,…

Can I Still File a Car Accident Claim If I Wasn’t Wearing a Seat Belt

Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Nov 3, 2021

Can I Still File a Car Accident Claim If I Wasn’t Wearing a Seat Belt?

A car accident can be a stressful experience even when you’ve done all the right things, like wearing a seat belt. But what if you weren’t wearing a seat belt and you got into a car accident? If you find yourself wondering, “Can I still file a car accident claim…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery, Arthritis | Nov 15, 2021

Is My Back Pain Arthritis or an Injury?

If you were recently injured, then you might be wondering whether you have back pain from the injury or whether your arthritis is flaring up. Car accidents and sports injuries are common incidents that can lead to back pain. When you are looking for back pain treatment, your Tucker chiropractor…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Dec 10, 2021

Can Bad Posture Cause Chest Pain?

When we think of poor posture, we usually picture a hunched upper back, a rounded neck and shoulders, and a lowered head. These are all common signs of bad posture, but the effects of these habits are much wider than just these body parts. In fact, poor posture is a…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Dec 15, 2021

How Long Does a Pinched Nerve Last?

When you’re in pain, a few days can feel like an endless amount of time. With the sharp pain and numbness that result from a pinched nerve, you can be desperate for relief and may find yourself asking when you can expect to feel relief. The answer to this can…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 7, 2022

Why Do My Hands Go Numb When I Sleep?

Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night and noticed your hands are numb? Pain and discomfort can keep you from getting a good night’s sleep. It is relatively normal to experience numbness in your arms and hands while sleeping from time to time due to sleeping…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 14, 2022

Why Does My Knee Hurt When I Squat?

Knee pain is a common reason why people visit their chiropractors every year. No matter what is causing your knee pain, our team at Tucker chiropractic is here to help. In addition to sitting, standing, and walking around, your knees also play a vital role in exercising. Whether you go…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 20, 2022

How to Cure Sciatica Permanently

In the United States alone, approximately 10% of adults suffer from sciatica. The majority of those affected are between the ages of 25 and 45, though there have been cases reported in children as young as two years old. Sciatica pain can be so severe that it limits movement, makes…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Feb 22, 2022

What Does Arthritis Pain Feel Like?

Arthritis affects approximately 1 in 5 Americans and is commonly associated with age-related wear and tear on the body. The term arthritis refers to inflammation and stiffness in the joints that become painful. There are several different types of arthritis that can affect your joints. Some people are also surprised…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Mar 29, 2022

How to Start Walking After a Broken Ankle

A broken ankle can put a serious wrench into your daily activities. Each ankle supports the up-and-down movement of the foot, and strong ankles are important for people of all ages. We need strong, flexible ankles for balance, stability, and regular activities like walking and running. When you suffer a…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery | Mar 30, 2022

Sharp Pain in Back When Breathing Deeply

There could be many reasons that you may be experiencing back pain when you breathe in deeply. The cause could be attributed to serious problems, or it could just mean that you need to rest your muscles after a strain. Where you feel the pain, the severity of the back…