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Why Health Insurance Is Not Used For Auto Accident Injuries

Getting into a car accident can be scary, especially if you're injured.

But unfortunately, car accidents and truck accidents are never completely avoidable.

If you do get injured, you will not only have to focus on your physical recovery, but you will have to worry about insurance, filing claims, and how you're going to pay your medical bills.

Many people don't know which insurance to use after a car accident, and many assume that they can't use their health insurance.

Getting medical care and getting it paid for can be especially tricky after a car accident.

Whether or not your health insurance will cover your auto accident bills and exactly how much responsibility a particular party or insurance carrier has depends on several factors.

These factors include co-pays, who was at fault for the accident, and the types of insurance coverages in place.

Ultimately, many health insurance policies will cover auto accident injuries, at least to an extent. Still, your health insurance typically won't be your first option.

And they might not be on the hook at all.

In the article below, we will take a closer look at if you can use your health insurance company after receiving car accident injuries.

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What Causes Back Pain After A Car Accident?

It is nearly impossible to prepare for the unexpected.

Imagine this-you're driving home from work and before you know it you're part of a vehicular accident.

These events can happen at any time and anyplace.

Some accidents and injuries may seem minor, but you'll find out sooner or later that there's a lingering pain you might feel in your back and neck. 

If you're looking for answers about the lingering pain you've been feeling because of a recent car accident, we're here to help you.

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How Chiropractic Care Has Been Shown to Improve Blood Circulation

How Chiropractic Care Helps Blood Flow 

Do you suffer from cold feet and hands?

If you're always curled up in a blanket or dressing in layers, the concept of poor circulation isn't a revelation.

Living with cold extremities may be something you've just gotten used to. But, poor circulation is not something that is normal, and it should be addressed. 

Having proper circulation is important for your comfort and your health.

While you may have tried eating a diet that is high in iron or exercise on a regular basis to increase circulation, many people out there overlook Chiropractic Care and how it can improve their circulation. 

Having your spine adjusted by an experienced chiropractor can have long-term benefits for increasing blood circulation and helping to stabilize blood pressure.


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Your Chiropractor Speaks About COVID-19

We are in the middle of a global pandemic, something many living people have never seen before in their lives.

 

Schools are closed, many businesses are closed, and most of the country is stuck in their homes.

 

Here are some tips on how to stay active while you're stuck at home.

 

COVID-19 has changed just about everything in our daily lives, and no one is 100% sure when things will get back to normal.

 

 

We've all heard the saying that knowledge is power, so in the article below, we will talk about COVID-19, and how to stay safe during these challenging times.

 

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How To Stay Active While You're Stuck at Home

COVID-19 guidelines recommend that we "socially distance" with measures like working from home. 

 

Doing this hopefully means the spread of the virus will be slow and steady, rather than all at once, easing the pressure on the hospitals.

 

The prospect of staying at home for a long time can seem overwhelming and a little scary, especially if you're someone who enjoys keeping fit and active and hitting that daily step count.

 

Rather than letting the isolation scare you, we should instead try and embrace it.

 

View it as an opportunity to get your sweat on with new, at-home workouts you've never tried before, incorporate more simple healthy habits into your daily routine, and mix things up a little. 

 

Remember, self-isolating doesn't mean sitting down doing nothing for several weeks.

 

Related post: Can you give yourself a chiropractic adjustment?

 

It's actually quite far from it with these easy-to-follow and tangible tips. 

 

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Can You Give Yourself A Chiropractic Adjustment?

You might be practicing self chiropractic without even realizing it. Sometimes manipulating your joints is something you don't even think about. 

You lean your neck to the left, pull your shoulder down to the right, hoping to achieve the familiar popping sound and get some relief.  

However, since a chiropractic manipulation is a specific force applied in a specific direction to a specific joint, it is impossible to effectively adjust one's own spine.

Yes, twisting the neck or back in certain ways can create “popping” sounds like that made with a chiropractic adjustment. But, you can't really "adjust" yourself, and if you try, it can sometimes cause more harm than good.

It's better to seek treatment from an experienced Chiropractor.


 

 

In the article below, we will talk about why you shouldn't try to adjust yourself, and instead seek treatment from a chiropractor.

 

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What You Should Do If You Can't See Your Chiropractor

Our modern world is experiencing something it hasn't experienced before - a major pandemic. 

Because of covid 19, schools are closed, government buildings are closed, and they don't want people hanging out in crowds larger than ten people. 

Quarantine is recommended until everything settles, and it is undoubtedly interrupting people's lives. 

The things we usually take for granted we can't do right now. We have to work from home. We shouldn't leave our houses unless it is necessary. 

That means if you regularly visit the chiropractor, you might not be able to do that in the foreseeable future. 

But I bet your back pain or neck pain hasn't gone away.

Many people look forward to their maintenance adjustments at the chiropractor because they leave feeling like a million bucks. 

But what should you do if you can't make it to the chiropractor to treat your lower back or neck? 


 

In the article below, we talk about a few things you can do on your own until you can see your chiropractor again.

 

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8 Questions To Ask Your Personal Injury Doctor

There are a thousand and one things going through your mind immediately following a car accident.

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8 Ways Chiropractic Care Will Change Your Life

Chiropractic care is more than a fix for your back pain.

Although it is an excellent option for back pain, it does so much more than that.

Chiropractic care offers patients a variety of potentially life-changing benefits.

There's also the role of technology in chiropractic care.

In the article below, we will discuss eight ways chiropractic care can change your life.

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Why The Elite Athletes in the NFL Rely on Chiropractic Care

It's almost Thanksgiving and the NFL season is in full swing.

The players that make up the National Football League are some of the greatest athletes on the planet.

They play a sport that not only requires an immense amount of skill, but their body takes a beating, quite literally, on just about every single play.

From the defensive linemen, all the way to the quarterback, every player that steps foot on the gridiron has to be prepared to take a big hit with every snap of the ball.

One of the surest ways to find success in the NFL is to stay healthy.

Some of the most gifted athletes, and even the most skilled players, never find success because they are prone to injuries.

There's no way to be successful if you never make it onto the field.

So how do they do it? How do they stay healthy when every play could result in a severe injury?

As it turns out, the secret might be chiropractic care.

Every team in the NFL employs a chiropractor as part of their medical team to help manage and prevent injuries.

According to people in the NFL, chiropractic care is essential to their profession, and it demonstrates the vital role chiropractic care plays in optimizing athletic performance.

Related post: Can I exercise after visiting the Chiropractor?

But what exactly does chiropractic care do for the players?

In the article below, we will talk about exactly that.

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