Long Covid: A Guide for Primary Care

What You Need To Know Long covid (prolonged symptoms following covid-19 infection) is common The mainstay of management is supportive, holistic care, symptom control, and detection of treatable complications Many patients can be supported effectively in primary care by a GP with a special interest   The term “long covid” refers to prolonged symptoms following […]

Signs of Brain Injury After a Car Accident

Signs of Brain Injury After a Car Accident

Striking your head on an object during an automobile accident can lead to significant physical and cognitive problems. However, the signs of brain injury may not be evident at first. Some symptoms, such as fatigue or headaches, may appear unrelated to the accident. Fortunately, a medical assessment and diagnosis from an experienced doctor will help […]

Everything You Need to Know about Neurologists and Workplace Injuries

Everything You Need to Know about Neurologists and Workplace Injuries

Did you know that more than 12,000 workplace injuries happen daily across the United States? As you can see, this is quite a considerable number. Therefore, one must be prepared before these injuries occur.  One of the preparation steps is knowing which doctor to visit to help you recover fully after a workplace injury. Depending […]

Can A Pinched Nerve In The Neck Lead To Headaches?

Can A Pinched Nerve In The Neck Lead To Headaches

When it comes to headaches, they can be caused by different medical conditions. Several factors can help narrow down the root cause of a headache. The location of the headache, frequency, level of pain, and type of pain can help doctors better understand what is causing your head to hurt. Other symptoms can also be […]

Repetitive Motion Injuries From Workplace: What You Need To Know

Understanding The Work-Related Injuries Associated With Repetitive Motions

Not every type of serious injury people sustain on the job results from a single accident. Repetitive motion injuries are the most frequent type of workplace injuries. These nonfatal injuries occur when people have to perform the same motions throughout their workday continually.  While the movements that cause serious harm may not seem as though […]

Which Neurological Conditions Can Be Linked To Car Accidents?

Which Neurological Conditions Can Be Linked To Car Accidents

Car accidents occur for a wide range of reasons. Vehicle malfunctions, bad weather, or a lack of attention to the road are some of the most common causes of accidents. Even crashing at a slow speed can cause you an injury such as whiplash. It is important to understand how car accidents can affect you […]

Spinal Injuries Requiring an Auto Accident Doctor in NYC

Spinal Injuries Requiring an Auto Accident Doctor in NYC

Car accidents can cause all kinds of injuries. Some injuries are minor, such as sore muscles, but others can be serious, like broken bones. Spinal cord injuries are fairly common motor vehicle accident injuries, especially after a more serious car wreck. In fact, motor vehicle accidents cause 39.3% of spinal cord injuries (SCI). This type […]

NYC Guide to Neurological Care: Seeing a Car Accident Doctor

NYC Guide to Neurological Care Seeing a Car Accident Doctor

Neurological injuries refer to injuries that occur to the spine, nerves or brain. Such injuries can result from auto accident, pedestrian accident, or other catastrophic event. Car accident injuries can result in some physiological changes to the brain. A person may suffer neurological disorders due to penetrating or closed-head injuries. In other cases, cutting off […]

Fast Five Quiz: Cannabis Clinical Concerns

Cannabis Clinical Concerns

From recreational to medicinal purposes, from younger individuals to those older than 65 years, cannabis use is on the rise. Studies attempting to verify health claims associated with various cannabis forms and products are ongoing. Many of the findings thus far are either unclear or have provided seemingly contradictory information. Still, knowledge of certain established […]

Omicron Amps Up Concerns About Long COVID and Its Causes

Omicron Amps Up Concerns About Long COVID and Its Causes

More than a year after a bout with COVID-19, Rebekah Hogan still suffers from severe brain fog, pain and fatigue that leave her unable to do her nursing job or handle household activities. Long COVID has her questioning her worth as a wife and mother. “Is this permanent? Is this the new norm?” said the […]