Initially you may not have any pain but a few hours later or even the next day, you may find that your neck is sore and stiff. At this point it is a good idea to see your family physician and ask for a referral to a physiotherapist or chiropractor. If you were in a car accident, you should also contact your insurance company and ask them about your accident benefits package, "Section B". This will pay for needed therapy, among other benefits.
What should you do if you sustain whiplash?
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