There’s a lot of debate between doctors, physical therapists and other experts as to whether there’s a link between a traumatic event, such as a car accident, and developing fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia syndrome mainly affects your muscles and joints, causing debilitating chronic pain. Depression is also a common symptom that goes along with it because of the long-term, high pain levels. The Continue Reading
Finally we have some good news regarding car accident statistics for a change. We came across the 2011 report of “Hospitalizations and Deaths Among Teen Motor Vehicle Occupants” from the Colorado Department of Transportation and noticed some very encouraging news. It looks like the graduated licensing laws for Colorado that were put in place over 10 years ago are having the desired effect. Car Continue Reading
Injuries to the shoulder area are especially common among athletes and injured workers. If you’re high up on a ladder and fall on a concrete surface, it’s likely your shoulder will take the brunt of the impact. Following injuries like this, many Colorado workers and athletes undergo shoulder pain surgery to mitigate the effects of the fall. Once the surgery is complete, surgeons would Continue Reading
Recently, we've reported on a bill (federal) sponsored by two members of Colorado's congressional delegation regarding natural gas fracking, or a way of extracting natural gas that involves high pressures of water, sand and chemicals. The bill being sponsored by Reps. Diana DeGette and Jared Polis would require companies engaging in natural gas fracking to disclose the chemicals they're using Continue Reading
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