Motor vehicle accidents (MVA)

Motor vehicle accidents (MVA) Originally published by albertachiro.com What is covered? Your auto insurance covers you for a minimum of 10 chiropractic treatments for minor injuries under the Alberta diagnostic treatment protocols regulation. Chiropractic treatment for minor injuries is billed directly to your insurance company. You do not have to submit receipts for reimbursement. Make sure…

What is Whiplash? Causes,Symptoms,Care

Whiplash-Related Injuries What is Whiplash? Whiplash occurs when the neck and head are suddenly forced backward and then forward, putting the cervical spine through fast motions and extreme stresses. Most cases of whiplash are due to motor vehicle accidents (MVAs), usually when the person has been rear-ended in their vehicle. However, Whiplash is NOT exclusive…

Must Read:What is Osteoporosis and How Can You Fight it?

Often known as ‘The Silent Thief’, osteoporosis is a common condition seen in older adults.  It is depicted by a decrease in bone density.  In other words, the bone quality has diminished.  Osteoporosis likes to target the spine, pelvis and the upper leg (femur) and arm (humerus) bones. Those affected by osteoporosis have an increased…