Auto Accident Injuries
When you are in an auto accident, pain from injuries often doesn’t appear until hours, days or even weeks afterwards. Many people walk away from auto accidents “without a scratch” only to suffer crippling pain, neck strain or headaches much later.It’s actually quite common for pain and injuries after a car accident to remain undetected for a long period of time.Read more..
There are many different types of back pain – from a dull, persistent ache to sharp, sudden spikes of pain – that can make it hard to move or be comfortable while at rest. Back pain is often triggered by an incident such as lifting something to heavy or a fall and can then get worse over time.Read more..
A pinched nerve in your back can cause severe pain the runs from your lower back and down the back of one leg running from the buttock down the back of the thigh and even into the calf and foot.Pain from a pinched nerve may begin abruptly or gradually. Usually, it is characterized by sharp, shooting pain that feels a lot like an electrical shock.Moving the leg, back or other part of the body affected by the pinch nerve will often intensive this pain.Read more..
People often joke about other people or things being “a pain in the neck”, but if you or somebody you know is suffering from neck pain, you know it’s no laughing matter.About 1 out of 10 of all people in the US has experienced neck pain at some point in their lives. And 15.1% of people in the US said neck pain was their most common pain complaint. Neck pain is defined as any type of pain that occurs from the top of your shoulders to the bottom of your head.Read more..
Sciatica is a pain that runs from the lower back down the leg of one leg, often into the foot and toes. It is caused by an irritation of the sciatic nerve caused by a compression.Some people suffering from sciatica also can experience a burning, tickling or prickly sensation, usually on one side of the body. The type and amount of pain a person experiences depends on the location of the nerve compression.Read more..
If you have lower back pain that keeps coming back, or your low back pain extends further down your leg and into your foot, it could be an indication that you have a slipped disk. Also known as a herniated disk, the pain caused by this condition can be extreme and in some cases debilitating.This is the case in about 90% of herniated disk cases.Read more..
Headaches come in all different sizes and severities, from a dull ache in your temples to a debilitating pain that makes it difficult to see.The fact is that all headaches are not created equal. They can vary by severity, symptoms and cause.Read more..
If you are experiencing pain as a result of a workplace injury, take comfort in the knowledge that you are not alone. Workplace pain affects millions of workers and ends up costing their employers billions each year in workmen’s compensation claims and in lost productivity.Read more..