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A broken bone from a car crash could result in serious disability

When you get into a major collision in a motor vehicle, whether it's with another passenger vehicle or a commercial truck, you may feel lucky if your injuries only amount to broken bones. Common injuries from these sorts of events can include traumatic brain injuries and spinal cord injuries that can change your level of mobility, your personality and your life. In comparison, a broken bone probably seems like a minor issue that is readily treatable.

Trauma from a car wreck could cause internal bleeding

When a car wreck occurs, two things generally happen. First, you experience the force and impact of the collision. Second, adrenaline kicks in. When the adrenaline floods your system, you may not be fully aware of the severity of your injuries. In fact, it may take several days for you to start experiencing pain and discomfort from injuries that are not visible. This is the reason why it is vital that you receive medical attention immediately following a car accident with a negligent driver. At the very least, you should schedule an appointment with your local Kansas City physician within the following 24 hours.

Crash reenactments have impact on high school students

From the 1960s through the 1980s, the great scourge of the roads was drivers operating their vehicles while they were intoxicated. This has remained a major problem, but as the generations have shifted, new problems have emerged. Distracted driving has become a massive problem nowadays. Too many people take out their cellphones while they are driving, and as a result, the likelihood that they get involved in an accident greatly increases.

What should I know about a brain injury after a car crash?

Car crashes can wreak havoc on the body. The more violent the crash, the more serious the injuries are in most cases. One injury that is especially troubling -- and often left undiagnosed in the period immediately following a car accident -- is a traumatic brain injury.

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