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Car Accident Pain and Whiplash Treatment

In 2020, 588 people died in car accidents in Colorado with many more needing car accident pain and whiplash treatment. Motor vehicle collisions are stressful as well as emotionally and financially burdensome. Because many people that have been in a car crash (more accurately called a motor vehicle collision) don’t experience symptoms immediately after their…
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How Long Do I Have To File A Claim After A Car Accident?

How long do you have to file a claim in Colorado? The simplest answer to this question is of course, as soon as possible after your accident. However, in Colorado, the statute of limitations for auto accidents is three years. “How long do I have to file a claim in Colorado”? If you ARE NOT…
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What Type Of Doctor Should I See After A Car Accident?

Car accidents more accurately called motor vehicle collisions (MVC), can cause injuries that range from “bumps and bruises” to life-threatening injuries. People often ask “What type of doctor should I see after a car accident?”. Regardless of how bad your injuries are, you need to see a doctor that can properly evaluate and treat you.…
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How Does Colorado Medical Payments Coverage Work?

If you’ve been injured in a car accident in Denver, regaining your health should be your first priority. Colorado med pay helps you get the care you need. Once your injuries are being managed, you can focus on how you’re going to pay the medical bills for your treatment. In most cases, some form of…
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5 Ways to Prevent Whiplash Injuries

There were over 500 traffic fatalities in Colorado in 2019 and thousands of injuries. While we can’t always prevent an accident, here are 5 ways to prevent whiplash injuries. Air Bags and Seat Belts: Airbags and seat belts have been standard features in cars and trucks for over 20 years. It’s estimated that air bags…
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The Truth About Seat Belt Use in Denver

You may be old enough to remember when when wearing a seat belt was an option and not the law. Now, it’s not only the law in most states, our cars will even remind us to put one on if we forget. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 90 people die each…
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4 Reasons to Use Chiropractic After Your Accident

Driving home you stop at a red light and before you know it… POW! Maybe you see it coming, maybe you don’t. Either way, you’ve probably just suffered a whiplash injury (also called a cervical acceleration / deceleration injury). Whiplash can cause the following symptoms: Neck pain and stiffness, worse with neck movement Sub occipital…
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6 Most Common Causes of Car Accidents in Denver

We’ve all driven past the scene of a car accident in Denver. If you don’t see an accident as it happens, it’s easy to assume it was just “bad driving”. Below are 6 most common causes of car accidents in Denver. Don’t become one of the 40,000 people that die in a car accident every…
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