Auto Accidents and Medical Payment Coverage

What is medical payments coverage? How does the coverage work? Do I need it?

These are questions that Colorado residents probably think about every time they review their auto insurance policy or consider purchasing a new one. Our office strives to educate our clients on each coverage available, and medical payments are a very important part of your policy.

What is medical payments coverage?

State Farm offers $5,000, $10,000 or $25,000 in medical payments coverage. Put simply, ...

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Do Older People Simply Accept Back Pain?

back pain in the elderlyIn a recent study published in the Journal of Aging and Health, researchers found that while older people are more likely to suffer from lower back pain, they are less likely to seek treatment.

The cross-sectional telephone survey determined that 12.3% of older adults experienced chronic lower back pain versus 6.5% of adults aged 21-44. In addition, older adults with chronic lower back problems experienced pain ...

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Study Shows Chiropractic Offers 94% Success Rate for Neck Pain Sufferers

Neck Pain Treatment Westminster, COIn our Westminster chiropractic office, it is not uncommon to see people who are suffering with neck pain. Unfortunately, some of our patients tried to “wait it out” to see if their neck pain would go away on its own (which it didn’t). However, a study published in The Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy suggests ...

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Chiropractic Better Than Muscle Relaxants for Back Pain

Chiropractic better than drugsOver ¾ of adult Americans experience lower back pain at some point in their lives, and nearly 1 in 5 experience it each year, making it important to determine which treatments are most effective. This double-blind study looked at the effectiveness of treating subacute lower back pain (LBP) with chiropractic adjustments when compared to treatment with muscle relaxants or a placebo (sugar pill).

The 146 subjects who completed the ...

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Chiropractic & Exercise: Perfect Fibromyalgia Treatment

Fibromyalgia & ChiropracticAnyone with a chronic pain condition like fibromyalgia knows it can be difficult to adhere to a complex set of treatment instructions: physical therapy, medications, creams, journals, the list goes on. We get busy or forget and sometimes don’t comply completely with the treatment, but sooner or later the pain creeps back in.  It turns out that regular chiropractic visits can actually help fibromyalgia patients adhere to ...

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Dizziness subsides with chiropractic

dizziness and chiropracticA 2011 case study suggests that chiropractic adjustments may alleviate chronic dizziness associated with neck pain.1

A 29 year old man had been suffering from cervicogenic dizziness for 10 years. His dizziness developed in his 20s after a lifetime of neck and back pain as a result of an auto accident he’d been in as child. The man had tried a slew of both medical and alternative ...

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Your Headaches Might Be Caused by Neck Dysfunction

womanneckpainDo you ever experience neck stiffness or pain with your headaches? Recent research suggests that neck and head pain are more related than you think.

One study examined whether headaches and cervical spine impairment were linked in patients with head pain. Of the patients evaluated, 90% had cervicogenic headaches, or headaches linked to neck pain. Furthermore, the severity of patients’ headaches impacted the range of motion in their necks. This study ...

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