The Salt Lake Tribune reports that lighter traffic patterns for Martin Luther King Day don’t necessarily equal less accidents on the free way.  The snow storm that hit Sunday night caused more than 100 crashes in Northern Utah during the Monday commute.  Utah High Way patrol commented that people see less traffic on the roads and assume they can drive faster, they don’t take into consideration that regardless of how many people are on the roads they still have to drive according to the weather conditions.  Accidents dotted the I-15 corridor starting from 10600 south all the way to Davis county. (Read More)

Dr. Dirk Woodmansee of the Midvalley Chiropractic Clinic warns of Spondylosis in his recent article about the causes of back pain.  Spondylosis he says is “Often aggravated by recent or remote trauma, this is caused by a loss of fluid in conjunction with loss of disc height.  This one of the most significant chronic symptoms developed by lack of treatment following an injury, like auto accidents.” (Read more) He comments further that he has sympathy for anyone who suffers from this kind of pain “it is extremely difficult to suffer from daily, often hourly, pain with intense bouts where you cannot function at all.  It affects every part of your life.”

If you or a loved one has been involved in one the accidents mentioned in this article or any accident you know the difficulties and pain Dr. Woodmansee is talking about.  Save your self the anguish and contact us today to get your free consultation and X-ray to begin to process away from pain and pack to a normal life. It’s your life… live it in health!