Hidden injuries to watch out for after a car accident

Hidden injuries to watch out for after a car accident

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Broken bones, whiplash, and lacerations are all easily identifiable injuries after an auto accident. However, drivers and passengers alike can also suffer a host of unseen complications that may not surface for days or weeks. Here are five hidden injuries to watch out for after being involved in a car accident.  1. Herniated Discs Neck and back strains are common and often the cause of whiplash, but they can be more serious than the pain felt from strained muscles. The force of two vehicles colliding can be enough to rupture the tissue between your spine‚Äôs vertebrae.  The tissue will balloon outward from the spinal column, eventually breaking. This puts pressure on the nerves, causing severe pain, and can lead to a loss of feeling in the limbs. A herniated disc…
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