Interesting news about whiplash sufferers and chronic pain

Researchers may be shedding light on why it is that some of those who suffer badly from whiplash, and who don’t seem to respond well to normal therapies and rehab, do not get better.

For some of this unfortunate sub-group the problem may be less psychological (there is always a tendency to ‘blame’ the patient if they don’t get better) and more to do with unusual structural changes that develop in traumatised muscles. Worth a read if this is a problem for you.