How Does A Whiplash Injury Occur?

How Does A Whiplash Injury Occur?

Whiplash occurs when a rapid movement backward and then forward causes the muscles in your neck to strain. The sudden motion stretches and tears the tendons and ligaments of your neck, causing whiplash. Contact Advanced Health Solutions – GA Spine & Disc, today...
How Does A Whiplash Injury Occur?

What Does Whiplash Feel Like?

You will start to experience symptoms usually within 24 hours following the incident that caused whiplash. Sometimes, it may take a few days before you develop symptoms. The symptoms can last for several weeks. Call Advanced Health Solutions – GA Spine & Disc...
How Does A Whiplash Injury Occur?

Causes of Whiplash

Assault or physical abuse – You may suffer a whiplash injury if you are punched or shaken. It is one of the injuries associated with the shaken baby syndrome. Car Accidents – They are a major cause of whiplash, especially rear-end collisions. Contact Advanced Health...
How Do Whiplash Injuries Occur?

How Do Whiplash Injuries Occur?

Whiplash typically occurs when a sudden, quick motion forcefully throws your head backward and then forward. This motion can injure bones in the spine, muscles, ligaments, discs between bones, nerves, and other tissues of the neck. Call Advanced Health Solutions – GA...
Is Whiplash a Neck Injury?

Is Whiplash a Neck Injury?

Whiplash is a neck injury that occurs when the neck undergoes forceful, rapid back-and-forth movement, like the cracking of a whip. Rear-end car accidents are the common cause of whiplash injury. Call Advanced Health Solutions – GA Spine & Disc today at (770)...
Whiplash Injury Treatment

Whiplash Injury Treatment

Whiplash Injury Treatment Whiplash Injury Treatment: Overview Whiplash is a neck injury that occurs when the neck undergoes forceful, rapid back-and-forth movement, like the cracking of a whip. Rear-end car accidents are the common cause of whiplash injury. However,...