Car Accidents

30
Nov

St. Petersburg Auto Injuries: How Sea Change Wellness Can Help

After a car accident, many people assume that primary care physicians or urgent care doctors are the only medical professionals capable of treating auto accident injuries. In reality, a car accident chiropractor has the skills and treatment modalities necessary to treat most St. Petersburg auto injuries. At Sea Change Wellness in St. Petersburg, FL, our doctors specialize in treating patients

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31
Oct

Is It Whiplash or Something Else? 4 Similar Car Crash Injuries

Whiplash is one of the most common car crash injuries, even for low-impact crashes. When the body is forced forward and backward abruptly, it creates trauma in the neck and head, which can lead to whiplash symptoms that may linger long after the wreck. However, while whiplash is an easy diagnosis for neck and back pain, dizziness, and memory problems,

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4
Oct

Injured in a Car Accident? See a Chiropractor First: 6 Reasons Why

In 2020, there were over 341,000 car accidents in Florida. In 2021, that number jumped to 401,170, and we’ve already had more than 266,000 in 2022 so far. While not every accident is a bad one, many of them can result in some kind of injury or long-standing pain. Even low-speed collisions can cause whiplash. There’s a lot to worry

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23
Aug

4 Most Common Neck and Back Injuries from Auto Accidents

At Sea Change Wellness, we specialize in treating injuries from auto accidents, especially those affecting the neck and back. While injuries and their severity will vary from patient to patient, there are certain injuries that we repeatedly see or treat. Being aware of the most common injuries can help those who have been involved in a car wreck understand what

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19
Apr

Getting Back to Life after a Car Accident: 7 Tips

After being involved in a car crash, it can feel like everything changed in a matter of seconds. Between the mental anguish, the injuries, and the car repairs, there’s a lot you’ll need to deal with to get back to your normal self and routine. Getting back to your life after a car accident isn’t just about recovery – although

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24
Jan

Health and Injury Risks of Low-Impact Auto Accidents

A “fender bender” doesn’t do much damage to a car, so it probably can’t do much damage to the driver or passengers, right? Think again. Low-impact auto accidents have the reputation of not being serious accidents, but it’s actually a dangerous myth. Leaving injuries to go untreated after a minor crash can create further problems, so it’s always a good

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30
Mar

How to Tell If You Have Whiplash After a Car Crash

Whiplash After a Car Crash Post-car crash, you’re lucky if you’re able to walk out unscathed. But what may seem like totalluck may not feel so lucky a few days later if you start to experience the symptoms of whiplash,an injury that doesn’t often make itself known until hours or days following a traumatic incidentlike an auto accident. Are you

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6
Jan

6 Common Factors That Impact Recovery After a Car Accident

As you walk away from the scene of the car accident you were just in, you’re rubbing your neck and wondering how long you’ll deal with this pain before you feel healthy again. Although recovery after a car accident takes time, if you’re walking away from any collision, you’re already one of the lucky ones. However, that doesn’t mean you

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2
Jul

What to Know about Hyperextension Car Accident Injuries

Your body’s joints are used to operating within a set range of motion made to keep you safe. This range of motion includes both flexion and extension. Using the arm as an example, flexion refers to folding your arm towards your shoulder while extension refers to unfolding that arm to a straightened position. Some areas of the body, like the

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24
Feb

How to Choose the Right Chiropractor for Your Car Accident Injury

As you recover from a car accident injury, hopefully you’ve already begun seeing a physician for treatment. It’s crucial to be under regular medical care so that you can heal completely from your car crash-related injury. If you’re not already under physician’s care for your car wreck injury, it’s time to go shopping for one that will help you get

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