Yearly Archives: 2016

Torn Rotator Cuff, Uncategorized | Jan 4, 2016

How Our Atlanta Chiropractors Treat Rotator Cuff Tears

Our team of fully-accredited Atlanta Chiropractors treats rotator cuff tears on a regular basis. The reason we see so many patients who suffer from this type of injury is due to how sensitive and fragile the tissue around the shoulder area is. Both of your shoulders are a shallow ball and socket joints, which forces […]

Sciatica, Uncategorized | Jan 11, 2016

For Chiropractic Patients In Atlanta Who Suffer From Sciatica, Give Us A Call Today

Our team of experienced doctors sees a fair amount of Sciatic pain at our Atlanta Chiropractic clinic. The Sciatic nerve is the largest nerve in your body, in both diameter and length. It also happens to be one of the few nerves that exist on the outside of your body, around your pelvis, and passes […]

Back Pain, Uncategorized | Jan 19, 2016

6 Tips To Prevent Back Pain For Chiropractic Patients in Sandy Springs, GA

The easiest way to deal with back pain is to take precautionary steps that prevent back pain. Our Sandy Springs Chiropractors have decades worth of professional experience that allows us to make informed recommendations on what you can do to live a pain- life.

Back Pain, Uncategorized | Jan 21, 2016

How To Prevent Injuring Your Back When Dancing

People choose to dance for many reasons, including health and recreation. This activity is a fun way to become more physically active, but the moves can sometimes put dancers at risk of injury. Low Back Pain in Dancers Fortunately, by adhering to the following recommendations offered by our Atlanta Chiropractors, you can prevent injuring your back […]

Cardiovascular Health, Heart Disease, Uncategorized | Feb 2, 2016

How To Lower Your Cholesterol With Chiropractic Treatment In Atlanta

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that approximately 30% of Americans have excessive levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) or the harmful type of cholesterol. Research shows that people who suffer from high cholesterol levels are twice as likely to develop some form of heart disease, as those who maintain ideal levels. Our Atlanta […]

Cardiovascular Health, Heart Disease, Uncategorized | Feb 9, 2016

Research Proves Chiropractic Care Reduces High Blood Pressure

A recent study conducted by Palmer Chiropractic College found that regular spinal adjustments can significantly support the health and performance of your cardiovascular system. In fact, patients who receive Chiropractic Adjustments at least four times a month can: Lower their blood pressure Stabilize their heart rate Reduce chest pain Lower their cholesterol levels.

Cardiovascular Health, Heart Disease, Uncategorized | Feb 16, 2016

The Effects of Heart Disease Can Be Reversed With Chiropractic Care

If you or a loved one has recently been diagnosed with heart disease and there is a keen interest in living a longer, healthier life, Chiropractic care can help. Basic Chiropractic Adjustments can reverse the effects of heart disease, while also treating an extensive list of other ailments and conditions. While the concept of Chiropractic […]

Cardiovascular Health, Heart Disease, Uncategorized | Feb 23, 2016

Use Chiropractic Treatment To Prevent and Treat Heart Disease

Since February is National Heart Health Month, it’s the perfect time to discuss how Chiropractic care can significantly reduce the risk of experiencing Cardiovascular Disease. For citizens of the United States, heart disease serves as the number one cause of death and is responsible for killing over 600,000 people each year, according to The Heart […]

Accident Recovery, Uncategorized | Apr 4, 2016

Chiropractic Care and Accident Related Injuries In Atlanta

Any injury that is sustained as a result of an automobile accident in Atlanta can be extremely painful, adding on to an already traumatic experience. Even when bones aren’t broken, and particular symptoms aren’t visible, injuries like Whiplash can have devastating implications for your long-term health.

Auto Accident FAQ, Uncategorized | Apr 12, 2016

What is Personal Injury Protection?

The chance of suffering from spinal and other injuries after being involved in an auto accident in Atlanta is very high. Because of this, the Georgia Legislature has stated that all private automobile insurance policies must contain a provision for Personal Injury Protection (“PIP”) coverage. This includes a legal minimum of $15,000 in medical expenses or […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Apr 19, 2016

Don’t Call In Sick To Your Chiropractic Appointment In Atlanta

Just like you would keep an appointment with your general practitioner when you are sick, you should keep your chiropractic appointment in Atlanta. You may be tempted to call and cancel, but it’s far better that you come in to see the doctor and receive your treatment.

Headaches and Migraines, Uncategorized | Apr 26, 2016

Chiropractic Care In Atlanta: Migraine Headache Treatment

If you are prone to headaches—or even just experience them once in a while—you know how terrible they can be. A headache disrupts your day or night and makes it difficult to concentrate on any task. Learn some of the common causes and hear from Dr. Lea Holcomb, D.C., Chiropractic Director of Chiro One Wellness Center […]

Back Pain, Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | May 2, 2016

AICA Atlanta’s Top Five Tips For A Fantastic Summer

The Summer time is almost here again, and our Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta want to make sure that you can enjoy the clear blue skies while staying healthy. Although we typically treat musculoskeletal conditions like neck and back pain, we are still very interested in helping you feel and perform at your very best overall!

Headaches and Migraines, Uncategorized | May 4, 2016

End Painful Headaches Permanently With Chiropractic Treatment

Chiropractic treatment is proven to address a wide variety of conditions; most of which are unknown to the general public. permanently At AICA Atlanta, our patients largely believed that Chiropractic medicine only addressed conditions like back or neck pain before meeting with one of our doctors. One of the most common conditions our Chiropractors treat […]

Headaches and Migraines, Uncategorized | May 9, 2016

Headache Relief With Chiropractic Treatment

More than 250 million work days are lost each and every year due to headaches, costing over 25 billion dollars in lost wages. Although most people are unaware, there are many different types of headaches, with muscle tension and migraines serving as the most common forms.

Back Pain, Uncategorized | May 11, 2016

Routine Exercise For Atlanta Residents Is Critical For Back Pain Relief

One of the most natural ways you can stimulate your body’s ability to heal itself is through active exercise that is conducted under careful and controlled supervision. Patients who suffer from lower back pain might feel that they are either unable to or should not exercise due to the risk of furthering their injury. However, […]

Back Pain, Uncategorized | May 16, 2016

Tips For Traveling With Back Pain This Summer

The summer time is almost here, and our AICA Atlanta Chiropractors wanted to share some tips on how you can maintain your health and take care of your back pain when traveling. According to the United States of Transportation, 78 percent of Americans travel more than 70 miles between the months of June and September. […]

Chiropractic, Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | May 18, 2016

Treating Fibromyalgia Patients In Atlanta With Chiropractic Care

Today stands as National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day and our Chiropractors’ thought it would be great to help educate those throughout Atlanta about this painful chronic condition. Let’s take a look…

Back Pain, Uncategorized | May 23, 2016

What’s Really Behind Your Back Pain?

Those who suffer from chronic back pain know just how devastating and debilitating it can be. While nearly every adult in the United States has or will experience some back pain during their life, the cause of this pain isn’t necessarily connected to your back.

Back Pain, Uncategorized | May 25, 2016

How To Prevent Back Pain

Approximately 80% of people will have an acute back pain episode at some point in their life. Once you experience an episode of back pain, it is likely to recur, usually within one year of the first onset. What a terrible thing! It’s no surprise that billions of dollars are spent on back pain treatment […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jun 3, 2016

Chiropractic Care and Pain Relief

Chiropractic is a health care system that maintains that the arrangement of the body, especially the spine, affects the function of all body parts. Chiropractors try to correct or improve the body’s alignment to relieve pain and enhance function and to help the body repair itself. While the pillar of Chiropractic care is spinal manipulation, […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jun 7, 2016

Why Chiropractic Care Makes Sense For Cancer Patients In Atlanta

Cancer patients can often experience some side effects, caused by either cancer itself or the treatment used to fight it—sometimes both. Research has shown that, in many cases, supportive therapies can help patients manage those side effects and reduce the risk of delays in treatment. One such therapy involves chiropractic care. This supportive care service […]

Back Pain, Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jun 9, 2016

Answering Atlanta’s Most Common Questions About Chiropractic Adjustments

What is a chiropractic adjustment? Also known as a spinal manipulation therapy (SMT), Chiropractic Adjustment is a procedure used by highly skilled doctors of Chiropractic. Chiropractors perform the adjustment with a small instrument or their hands, using a specific amount of quick force, applied in a single direction to a particular joint. An adjustment is […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jun 10, 2016

How To Prevent Back Pain For Patients In Atlanta

Approximately 80% of people will have a serious back pain episode at some point in their life. Once you experience an episode of back pain, it is likely to recur, usually within 1 year of first onset. What a terrible thing! It’s no surprise that billions of dollars are spent on back pain treatment each […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jun 13, 2016

Tips From Our Chiropractors To Help With Your Summer Gardening

Most of us who enjoy outside work in the garden or on the lawn are right at the stage of moving from spring to fall with a lot of cleanup activities. If that describes you too, a few chiropractic tips may be helpful to avoid sore knees, shoulders, and back pain. The American Chiropractic Association […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jun 14, 2016

Keep Chiropractic Care In Mind This Summer

Yay for summertime! Increased outdoor activities, working around the home, and expanding our variety of exercises are all part of the enjoyment and fun we look forward to. Along with all these inspiring summer activities comes the extra strain and pressure on your back and body. Bummer! We all love to ‘play’ in the summer […]

Chiropractic, Headaches and Migraines, Uncategorized | Jun 16, 2016

Chiropractic For Treating Patients Suffering With Chronic Headaches

Although migraines affect a considerable number of people, the causes are not entirely understood. Changes in chemical balances within the body and changes in the function of the nervous systems or blood in particular areas of the brain have been linked to the cause of migraine attacks. So, it is interesting that chiropractic care has […]

Headaches and Migraines, Uncategorized | Jun 17, 2016

Treat Tension Headaches With Chiropractic Care

Most people characterize a tension headache as a feeling of a dull ache behind the eyes or narrow band around the head. A frequent cause of tension headaches is subluxations in the neck and upper back, which are, in most cases, improved with chiropractic adjustments. Headaches affect most people at some point and they can […]

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Jun 20, 2016

Treatment For Whiplash Patients In Atlanta

Whiplash is a non-medical term used to describe a condition that occurs when the head and neck move quickly forward and then backward or, sideways. This sudden movement results in the normal range of motion being surpassed and causes injury to the soft tissues (discs, ligaments, and muscles) of the neck. People usually associate whiplash […]

Back Pain, Uncategorized | Jun 21, 2016

Protect Your Children From Back Pain Caused By School Backpacks

Chiropractors, pediatricians and orthopedic surgeons alike agree that backpacks are a problem for a child’s spine. While a backpack alone may not cause major problems, overloading and improper carrying of a backpack can lead to headaches, neck, shoulder, and lower back pain. According to an article published in Spine, “Of the 1,122 backpack users, 74% […]

Neck Pain, Uncategorized | Jun 22, 2016

Don’t Become A Statistic When It Comes To Neck Pain In Atlanta

One of the most prevalent conditions chiropractors encounter and treat is neck pain. According to a National Institute of Health Statistics (NIHS) national survey, neck pain is the second most common type of pain in the United States (following back pain and on par with headaches and migraines). An estimated 75 percent of Americans will […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jun 23, 2016

How Chiropractic Treatment Can Help Patients With Crohn’s Disease

Named after the doctor who identified the disease, Dr. Burrill B. Crohn, Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel condition affecting the gastrointestinal tract. While comparable to ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease is not the same illness. An estimated 700,000 Americans suffer from Crohn’s disease; it affects men and women of any age. The most commonly […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jun 24, 2016

Don’t Wake Up Sore and Stiff Anymore!

After a long summer day in Atlanta, the last thing on your mind as you crawl into bed for a goodnight’s sleep is the position your head, neck, and back take when lying down. However, for those who find themselves waking up sore on a regular basis, you might want to consider adjusting the way […]

Auto Accident FAQ, Auto Accident Injuries, Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jul 1, 2016

Why You Need to See a Chiropractor After a Car Accident in Atlanta

Accidents are a fact of life in Atlanta. There are a lot of ways since it’s one of the biggest urban centers in the nation. Not everyone follows the rules and even when they do, people make mistakes. And those mistakes may result in you needing to see a chiropractor. You never know when accidents […]

Chronic Pain, Uncategorized | Jul 11, 2016

5 Tips For A Better Night’s Rest When Living With Chronic Back Pain

Chronic back pain doesn’t stop when the sun goes down. Studies show a majority of those experiencing chronic pain have trouble falling or staying asleep. Unfortunately, inadequate sleep can make pain worse—so pain and insomnia can set in motion a vicious cycle that makes it harder to find pain relief or a get good night’s rest.

Chronic Pain, Uncategorized | Jul 12, 2016

Two Ways To Treat Chronic Back Pain and Depression

Depression plays a meaningful role in chronic back pain – taking a few preventative steps can help patients significantly by giving them more control over their condition. For some people, the depression and stress resulting from chronic pain can become all-consuming, and have the potential to prolong and significantly worsen the pain. Increased pain can, in turn, cause increased […]

Lower Back Pain, Uncategorized | Jul 13, 2016

Try These 5 Overlooked Methods For Treating Lower Back Pain

For most Atlanta’s lower back pain patients, a single treatment solution does not exist. Often, our Chiropractors will utilize a series of techniques that all focus on providing immediate lower back pain relief, while also addressing the cause of their condition.

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jul 14, 2016

What Is Spinal Stenosis?

Most of our patients first approach our AICA Atlanta Chiropractors knowing that they are suffering from back pain, but not understanding the root causes. Understanding Spinal Stenosis In the world of Chiropractic medicine, the term “stenosis” refers to the abnormal narrowing of a particular channel within your body. When this word is attached to “spinal,” it describes the […]

Chiropractic, Lower Back Pain, Neck Pain, Uncategorized | Jul 18, 2016

How Atlanta’s Chiropractic Patients Can Benefit From Trigger Point Therapy

Atlanta Trigger Point Therapy serves as an excellent alternative solution for those who suffer from chronic pain derived from subluxations and muscle damage. What Are Trigger Points? For those who are not familiar with the term, trigger points are particular spots within your muscle fibers that have become damaged or overstrained and produce severe reactions when compressed. […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jul 19, 2016

Get The Facts On Juvenile Arthritis For Children Near Altanta

July serves as National Juvenile Arthritis Awareness month, and the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta would like to shed some light on this condition, as it affects the children around our great community. Although not as common as with adults, children are also susceptible to arthritis, which is caused by inflammation of your joints. For those […]

Sciatica, Uncategorized | Jul 20, 2016

Understanding Sciatica and How To Treat It

If you experience some burning sensation, back pain, or numbness in your legs, you may be suffering from Sciatica. If you happen to live near College Park, consider scheduling an appointment with one of our AICA Chiropractors within the week. Choosing to seek Chiropractic treatment to address the symptoms of Sciatica is the fastest way […]

Neck Pain, Uncategorized | Jul 21, 2016

Treating “Text Neck” With Chiropractic Care

In today’s world, just about every person either has a cell phone, tablet device, or gaming system; if not all of three. These devices have become ingrained in our daily routines because of our social and professional obligations, as well as for personal convenience. Because of this, maintaining appropriate posture and proper ergonomics has significantly […]

Inflammation, Uncategorized | Jul 25, 2016

Reduce Inflammation For Optimal Health

Inflammation is defined throughout the Atlanta Chiropractic community as a localized reaction to infection, irritation, or injury that leads to: Warmth Swelling Redness Pain Inflammation can be internal or external and is recognized as the body’s way of preventing sudden injury or infections from worsening.

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Jul 26, 2016

Improve Your Golf Game With Regular Chiropractic Adjustments

Two of the many purposes of Chiropractic Adjustments are to help enhance your flexibility and posture. If you and your friends or family enjoy spending the day at one of Atlanta’s beautiful golf courses, consider visiting one of the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta for regular adjustments.

Chronic Pain, Uncategorized | Jul 27, 2016

Preparing For Fall Sports? Here’s How Chiropractic Care Can Help

For athletes who are preparing for soccer, cross country running, or football team this fall, considering visiting one of our AICA Atlanta Chiropractors. Those who have not received Chiropractic treatment before tend to assume that the practice is only geared toward addressing back pain. However, Chiropractic treatment also addresses conditions connected to the muscular-skeletal system.

Chiropractic, Chronic Pain, Uncategorized | Jul 28, 2016

Chiropractic Treatment Goes Beyond Bone Injuries For Patients Near Atlanta

If you suffer from painful symptoms connected to osteoarthritis and degenerative discs, there are Chiropractic treatment solutions that can help. Review the following chiropractic treatment solutions that provide pain relief and help address the root causes of osteoarthritis. Chiropractic Therapy Therapeutic massage is proven to help relieve pain associated with osteoarthritis, as well as contribute to […]

Gastroparesis, Uncategorized | Aug 1, 2016

Atlanta Chiropractic Care for Gastroparesis

August is National Gastroparesis Awareness Month and the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta want to make sure you are equipped with the correct information to preserve your health. What Is Gastroparesis? Gastroparesis, or delayed gastric emptying, is a condition of partial paralysis where the dietary contents of the stomach remain for longer than normal. Some of […]

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Aug 2, 2016

How AICA Atlanta Can Help Treat Whiplash with Chiropractic Care

Do you know the indications of whiplash? Experts believe more than three million Americans sustain a whiplash injury each year, many of which never seek treatment. Leaving a Whiplash injury untreated can lead to long-term damage. Discover more about whiplash and how chiropractic treatment options can help.

scoliosis, Uncategorized | Aug 3, 2016

How AICA Atlanta Can Help Treat Scoliosis

At AICA Atlanta, one of the conditions we frequently see in our office is scoliosis. While children are the largest groups affected by this condition, adults can suffer as well. Find out what else you need to know about this common condition and how chiropractic treatment can help.

Back Pain, Uncategorized | Aug 4, 2016

How Kids Can Avoid Back Pain When Heading Back To School In Atlanta

The back-to-school season is once again upon us, which means school trips, after school activities, and a few bumps or bruises are on the horizon. Although you can’t control everything that your kids are exposed to at school, you can help prevent back pain from settling in due to heavy backpacks and poor posture.

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Aug 8, 2016

How Long Does It Take To Recover From Whiplash Injury?

For those who have been involved in a car accident near Atlanta, the exposure to sudden impact and force can cause the neck to jerk forward violently, causing what’s referred to as Whiplash Injury. Whiplash is usually connected to some motor vehicle accident, although slip and fall accidents and sports injuries are also common ways […]

Chiropractic, Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Aug 9, 2016

Start The New School Year Stress With Chiropractic Care

All parents know what it means when August draws to a close; it’s time to prepare for the chaos that comes with the back-to-school season. Taking your kids shopping for new school clothes, running around town to pick up new supplies, and scheduling new drop-off/pickup routines can be extremely overwhelming and stressful. That’s why the […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Aug 10, 2016

Teaching Your Kids Great Healthy Habits For The New School Year

A new school year can be an exciting and stressful time for children. The thrill of seeing their friends again can be just as dramatic as their concern over new teachers, homework, and other challenges they perceive.

Gastroparesis, Uncategorized | Aug 11, 2016

Tips To Avoid or Manage Gastroparesis For Patients Near Atlanta

As a part of our ongoing commitment to provide education to conditions and diseases that affect your health, the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta are proud to offer some recommendations that focus on treating Gastroparesis. Since August is National Gastroparesis Awareness month, please review the following tips that can help you avoid or better manage this […]

Back Pain, Uncategorized | Aug 15, 2016

The Negative Health Effects of Commuting and Computing

If you live and work throughout Atlanta, the amount of time you spend sitting down each day is creating havoc on your spine. Sitting Down and Slouching Forward If you’re like most people, you probably find yourself stuck in Atlanta traffic, sitting for extended periods of time on your way to and from work, as well as spend a significant […]

Back Pain, Pregnancy, Uncategorized | Aug 16, 2016

How Chiropractic Care Can Support Pregnancy For Women Throughout Atlanta

When most people hear about Chiropractic care, they tend to think about musculoskeletal pain treatment and prevention. The fact is, Chiropractic treatment addresses a wide variety of conditions and offers some benefits to the main demographics including pregnant women. When women become pregnant, their bodies experience an enormous amount of change that affects how they mother goes […]

Headaches and Migraines, Uncategorized | Aug 17, 2016

Headache Tips From Atlanta’s Most Experienced Chiropractors

Just about everyone who lives near Atlanta suffers from a headache now and then. Most headaches do not demand medical attention and tend to subside in less than an hour. However, for patients who suffer from painful headaches that prevent them from following through with their daily responsibilities, the staff at AICA provides Chiropractic treatment for […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Aug 18, 2016

AICA Atlanta’s Chiropractors Can Treat TMJ

Many people are surprised by the vast reach Chiropractic Care has when it comes to addressing and treating painful conditions that go beyond back and neck pain. In fact, when it comes to Chiropractic Care, the benefits are almost endless! While it’s easy to connect Chiropractic treatment with back conditions, people who suffer from Temporomandibular […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Aug 22, 2016

Chiropractic Care For Patients Who Suffer From Ear Infections

Ear infections are not often associated with Chiropractic care offered throughout Atlanta. However, the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta can offer pain relief when you or your children are suffering from pain as a result of an infection. Where traditional medicine tends to utilize antibiotics that can contain some concerning side effects primarily, Chiropractic care focuses on treating […]

Sports Medicine, Uncategorized | Aug 23, 2016

Chiropractic Treatment For Sports Injuries

If you live near Atlanta and maintain an active lifestyle, it’s important to remain considerate of the natural wear and tear your body is exposed to when working out. For example, runners tend to experience numerous stress fractures within their shins, as well as lower back pain, spinal injuries, and disc herniations. To avoid injuries […]

Lower Back Pain, Uncategorized | Aug 24, 2016

Lower Back Pain Tips: Five Ways To Keep Your Spine Pain

Diagnosing lower back pain takes time and focus as Chiropractors review whether or not the pain is associated with spinal stenosis, strained muscles, or a herniated disc. Fortunately, the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta are experienced at providing support that not only identifies the origins of your back pain, but also allows for peace of mind when it comes […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Aug 25, 2016

Chiropractic Care Can Help Treat Asthma Patients Near Atlanta

Atlanta Chiropractic care is not only able to treat patients who suffer from back pain, but it can also help prevent asthma attacks from taking place. There are over 6.8 million children in the United States who have asthma, which translates to one out of three children per classroom. This figure positions asthma as the […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Sep 5, 2016

Chiropractic Care and Women’s Health

The Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta are celebrating National Women’s Health & Fitness Day since it is the nation’s most prominent annual health advocacy event for women of all ages. The 2016 event will take place on September 28. This excellent national program—with the participation of local organizations throughout the U.S.—focuses on the importance of regular […]

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 6, 2016

Chiropractic Care for Pregnant Women Near Atlanta

National Women’s Health & Fitness Day is the nation’s most prominent annual health advocacy event for women of all ages. It held on the final Wednesday of September and will take place this year on the 28. This excellent national program—with the participation of local organizations throughout the U.S.—focuses on the importance of regular physical activity and […]

Back Pain, Uncategorized | Sep 7, 2016

Choose Chiropractic Care Over Surgery To Treat Chronic Back Pain

Deciding whether or not you should undergo surgery to address chronic back pain must be taken seriously. Approximately 600,000 back surgeries are performed throughout the United States each and every year, despite the fact that there is a growing group of medical researchers who are raising questions about the procedure’s effectiveness. If you suffer from […]

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 8, 2016

Chiropractic Care and Other Proven Ways to Help PMS

A vast majority of women suffer from premenstrual syndrome (PMS), some worse than others. Symptoms can range from mood swings to bloating and can worsen as women age. No one enjoys dealing with PMS each month, so here are three proven methods our Atlanta Chiropractors recommend to help combat painful symptoms.

Uncategorized, Whiplash Injury | Sep 12, 2016

Chiropractic Care for Common Auto Accident Injuries Near Atlanta

Whiplash is most frequently associated with rear-end automobile collisions in which the heads of those in the leading car are suddenly snapped back and forth from the impact. It is more accurately called cervical acceleration/deceleration (CAD) syndrome or trauma, which describes the rapid movements that can injure the vertebrae, muscles, and ligaments of the neck. […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Sep 13, 2016

Chiropractic Care for Headaches & Migraines

At one time or another, we’ve all experienced stabbing or throbbing pains in our heads. Because the head controls the rest of the body’s functions, nothing else can get your attention enough so completely or immediately. If there were only one cause, treating headaches in Atlanta would be easy.

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 14, 2016

Chiropractic Care for Endometriosis

The type of Chiropractic care AICA Atlanta provides focuses on relieving and correcting a broad range of conditions, including endometriosis. For those of you who aren’t familiar with this condition, endometriosis is a pain chronic disorder that sees the tissue that lines the uterus suddenly start to grow outside of it. This type of abnormality […]

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 15, 2016

Chiropractic Care and Women’s Health Pt 2.

The Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta continue to celebrate National Women’s Health & Fitness Day by offering education around Chiropractic care and its ability to support women’s health. Menstruation, menopause, pregnancy, and infertility are all conditions that women throughout Atlanta experience each and every day. Although these experiences can be extremely painful, the truth is that women […]

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 19, 2016

Chiropractic Care for Women Suffering From Bulimia

Bulimia is characterized by medical physicians as an eating disorder that sees patients go through a period of overeating, followed by self-induced vomiting. This disorder is often associated with anorexia nervosa, which sees victims obsess over weight loss through starvation. Three out of 100 women living throughout the United States suffer from bulimia nervosa at […]

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 20, 2016

The Benefits of Chiropractic Adjustments for Pregnant Women and Children

Many people throughout the greater Atlanta community are unaware of the fact that Chiropractic Adjustments are highly beneficial for pregnant women, children, and babies. It is common for women to experience faster and more comfortable deliveries if they receive spinal adjustments before, during and after their pregnancy.

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 21, 2016

Chiropractic Care Supports A Healthy and Happy Life for Aging Women In Atlanta

The concept of aging is a natural process that affects everyone. Over time, our bodies experience a series of adjustments that have significant implications on how well we feel, how we perform, and how well we can follow through with our everyday obligations. From graying hair and the onset of wrinkles to decreased function in […]

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 22, 2016

Pain Relief for Women Suffering from Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a debilitating disease that causes your bones to become vulnerable, brittle, and break over time. Although this condition can affect anyone, women were particularly prone to this disease as 1 in 4 women suffer from Osteoporosis. The good news is that our Atlanta Chiropractors are experienced in treating women who suffer from this condition and […]

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 26, 2016

The Relationship Between Nutrition and Bone Mass for Women

For many women throughout Atlanta, the concept of bone mass and the development of osteoporosis are serious health issues that need to be addressed through preventative care. A significant amount of women begin to lose bone mass in their mid to late 30’s. This trend tends to lead to the development of osteoporosis by the time they reach menopause. […]

Uncategorized, Womens Health | Sep 27, 2016

The Relationship Between Exercise and Healthy Bones for Women

The Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta provided critical information in yesterday’s blog article that discussed the relationship between nutrition and bone mass for women. Today, we are excited to talk about the influence regular exercise has on maintaining healthy bones for women, as well as preventing osteoporosis from developing. Healthy bone strengthening starts at childhood and peaks […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Oct 3, 2016

October is National Chiropractic Health Month

For people who suffer from chronic back pain in Atlanta, now is the perfect time to learn all about the health benefits associated with Chiropractic care! October just so happens to be National Chiropractic Health Month! It’s time to rejoice and you can begin right now by learning more about the ways in which Chiropractic […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Oct 4, 2016

October’s National Health Themes and Chiropractic Care

October serves as one of the most entertaining and informative months in the year based on the holidays and observances that take place. While most families in Atlanta are certainly familiar with Halloween, did you know that October also raises awareness around a number of important health-related subjects? October Is National… From cancer to patient […]

Cancer, Uncategorized | Oct 5, 2016

Chiropractic Care for Breast Cancer Patients

Breast cancer is estimated to have affected approximately 232,000 women in 2015, according to Susan G. Komen. Breast cancer is associated with breast tissue lumps, although this is not always present in breast cancer victims. Some of the more common symptoms that occur when breast cancer is present are: armpit swelling; breast pain; changes in texture, […]

Cancer, Uncategorized | Oct 6, 2016

How Chiropractic Care Can Support Breast Cancer Patients near Atlanta

What Is Chiropractic Therapy? Our Atlanta Chiropractors concentrate on the connection between the body’s structure — primarily the spine — and the body’s function. Doctors of Chiropractic, who are also referred to as Chiropractors or Chiropractic Physicians, mostly use a type of hands-on therapy called adjustment (or manipulation). Chiropractic therapy is most often used to primarily […]

Cancer, Uncategorized | Oct 10, 2016

Chiropractic Care and Breast Cancer Treatment

Chiropractic can be described as a specific health care profession that focuses on particular disorders that affect your musculoskeletal and nervous systems. At AICA Atlanta, our experienced Chiropractors provide various forms of treatment that focus on providing immediate pain relief, while also addressing the root causes of your condition. Chiropractic Care and Breast Cancer For […]

Cancer, Uncategorized | Oct 11, 2016

Creating Custom Chiropractic Treatment Plans for Atlanta’s Breast Cancer Patients

For breast cancer patients near Atlanta, more evidence continuously comes to light regarding the benefits of a well-supported, customized Chiropractic treatment plan. As patients go through traditional and popular cancer treatment procedures, their bodies experience a significant amount of stress caused by radiation therapy, chemotherapy, and/or massive surgery. The type of side effects associated with […]

Cancer, Uncategorized | Oct 12, 2016

AICA Atlanta Celebrates National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is recognized as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta think that it’s the perfect time to discuss the relationship between cancer treatment and Chiropractic care. Although most people are aware of how Chiropractic treatment can relieve pain associated with commons aches and musculoskeletal conditions. However, most people are not aware […]

Cancer, Uncategorized | Oct 13, 2016

How Chiropractic Care May Be The Future For Atlanta’s Cancer Patients

Chiropractic care might just be the future for Atlanta’s cancer patients. Recent studies show a strong correlation between healthy immune systems and the ability to fend off cancerous cells. This information supports the connection between Chiropractic care and cancer treatment since the concept of Chiropractic focuses on providing holistic solutions that support overall health and wellness. Supporting A […]

Cancer, Uncategorized | Oct 17, 2016

Chiropractic Treatment in Atlanta and Cancer Pain Management

Did you know that cancer is the second leading cause of death for people living in the United States? Although second to heart disease, cancer is responsible for over 600,000 deaths each year. For cancer patients, most treatment options like radiation or chemotherapy are not guaranteed to work and contain a number of painful side effects. […]

Cancer, Uncategorized | Oct 18, 2016

How To Relieve Cancer Aches and Pain with Chiropractic Care

For most people, the idea of Chiropractic conjures up ideas around back pain, neck pain, headaches, and bone injuries. However, our Atlanta Chiropractors also treat cancer patients when it comes to providing solutions that offer immediate pain relief. Chiropractic for Cancer Patients Near Atlanta For cancer patients, most traditional treatment options create additional pain and discomfort. Radiation treatments force […]

Cancer, Uncategorized | Oct 19, 2016

Choose Chiropractic Treatment When Battling Cancer

Most cancer patients in Atlanta are interested in doing everything they can to battle and beat their disease. However, most traditional forms of cancer treatment have a devastating impact on how you feel and your ability to function properly. The types of chemicals used in radiation therapy and Chemotherapy not only create a tremendous amount […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Oct 20, 2016

How To Tell Whether You Have Allergies or A Cold

The average healthy adult in Atlanta gets sick two to three times per year, according to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). Compared to those who suffer from seasonal allergies, this takes place when your immune system is stimulated in ways that it begins to attack foreign substances. To tell whether you […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Oct 24, 2016

Top 4 Reasons To Visit One of Our AICA Atlanta Chiropractors

One of the most pursued forms of alternative healing is Chiropractic treatment. Among cancer survivors who seek Chiropractic therapy, 84% do so to relieve pain, improve sleeping habits and mood, as well as to provide relief from stress. The goal of Chiropractic treatment is not only to alleviate pain but to improve the quality of life by […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Oct 25, 2016

Cold Prevention Tips For The Fall Season

The fall season is known for the vibrant colors that bloom from the treetops and the onset of chilly weather. It’s also a time for coughs, sneezes, dripping noses, and for some, allergies. What you may not be aware of is the fact that you can avoid getting sick this fall with the support of Chiropractic care […]

Sports Medicine, Uncategorized | Oct 26, 2016

How Chiropractic Helps: Improve Performance and Prevent Injury

Chiropractors specialize in treating conditions that affect your musculoskeletal and nervous systems. Because of this, the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta are recognized as the leading choice for athletes who are interested in preventative and performance-based health care. Chiropractic Adjustments are proven to support overall performance, reduce injuries, and help keep you in great shape. Chiropractic Treatment […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Oct 27, 2016

AICA Atlanta’s Chiropractic Advice For A Healthier Halloween

Halloween is a time for school parties, children dressing up in costumes, and of course, trick-or-treating for candy! Although it’s easy to get lost in consuming as many sugary goods as possible, it is important to keep in mind the health risks that are associated with these types of snacks. With all of the health concerns […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Nov 1, 2016

How AICA Atlanta’s Chiropractors Can You Help Avoid A Cold or Flu This Winter

The winter cold and flu season are right around the corner, and the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta can help you avoid getting sick! Chiropractic Care for Cold & Flu Symptoms The common cold and flu season tends to set in around November and can stick around until May depending on the year. While some years […]

Diabetes, Uncategorized | Nov 2, 2016

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month and the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta want to offer some valuable advice on how to prevent and control type 2 diabetes. Type 1 & 2 Diabetes There are two types of diabetes people suffer from. The first type prevents patients from naturally controlling their blood glucose (sugar) levels. Type […]

Diabetes, Uncategorized | Nov 3, 2016

How Chiropractic Helps: Diabetes Prevention & Management

Between 1995 and 2010, eighteen individual states witnessed a 100 percent or higher increase in people who were diagnosed with diabetes! According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in 3 adults within the United States will have diabetes by 2050 if things don’t change. Since November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Nov 4, 2016

Avoid The Flu with AICA Atlanta’s Chiropractic Recommendations

The cold and flu season is upon us and the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta are here to offer advice on what steps you can take to prevent getting sick. Cold & Flu Prevention Research shows a direct correlation between the nervous and immune systems, which are both supported with regular Chiropractic examinations. Outside of using […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Nov 7, 2016

Reduce Holiday Stress In Order To Improve Personal Health

The holiday season comes with a variety of amazing things including family, friends, extravagant parties, and fantastic food! However, the holidays can also be extremely stressful and overwhelming depending on the type of commitments you have. Tips for Reducing Holiday Stress Instead of adding stress to your body and potentially getting sick, check out the […]

Diabetes, Uncategorized | Nov 8, 2016

Chiropractic Care for Diabetic Patients Near Atlanta

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month and the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta are continuing to spread this great message! Diabetes is a serious health condition that affects over 100 million Americans. Most patients develop a particular type of diabetes in their childhood (referred to as juvenile diabetes) or as an adult (type 2 diabetes). Those […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Nov 9, 2016

AICA Altanta’s Chiropractors Can Help You Avoid Stress This Holiday Season

Stress is an unfortunate part of living in the modern world. For those who live throughout Atlanta, you know first hand just how stressful things can get during the winter holiday season. Between being stuck in traffic for hours at a time and dealing with other holiday shoppers, it’s easy to understand why so many […]

Diabetes, Uncategorized | Nov 10, 2016

When It Comes To Diabetes and Chiropractic, There’s No Sugar Coating The Evidence

Sugar tastes amazing. However, the more AICA Atlanta’s Chiropractors learn about the health effects of sugar, the more we understand why it’s important to avoid it, especially if you have Diabetes.

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Nov 14, 2016

Improve Your Spinal Health For A Better Night’s Sleep

If you suffer from insomnia or are restless throughout the night, you know how awful it can be trying to make it through the next day. According to the National Sleep Foundation, more than 50 percent of American experience some sleep disorder, making it almost impossible to perform at peak levels during the day. If you […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Nov 15, 2016

AICA Atlanta’s Chiropractors Answer: How Much Sleep Do You Need?

The Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta have no doubt that you have experienced an afternoon energy crash, uncontrollable yawning or the simple desire to close your eyes and rest. It may be hard to remain alerted, but it’s even tougher to decipher the information we receive about sleep, the best way to get it and most importantly, […]

Immune System Health, Uncategorized | Nov 16, 2016

Support Your Immune System’s Health by Avoiding These Triggers

It can be difficult to keep your immune system in tip-top shape, and winter months and cold and flu season put it to the real test. While eating a healthy diet, exercising often and getting regular chiropractic adjustments all help, there’s, even more; you can do. The Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta recommend giving your immune […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Nov 17, 2016

Atlanta Chiropractic Care: How to Use Positive Stress to Your Advantage

In order to help you get through the holidays without becoming overwhelmed or stressed out, the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta are here to show you how to use positive stress to your advantage. At first glimpse, healthy stress may seem like an oxymoron—but it’s true, stress can be good for you in certain situations and certain […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Nov 21, 2016

6 Healthy Heart Tips from the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta

Heart disease tops the list for the leading cause of death in the United States. Without a doubt, this statistic is alarming, but there are many things you can do improve your heart health and lessen your chances of disease—starting today. Chiropractic Care Supports A Healthy Heart If you are concerned about your heart’s health […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Nov 22, 2016

How Subluxations Form and What Chiropractic Can Do For You

Subluxations are misalignments that develop within one or more of your vertebrae and hinder nerve circulation. In fact, subluxations prevent critical information from transferring to your brain through your spinal cord, which affects your body’s ability to function correctly. The Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta treat subluxations on a daily basis and are experienced at rendering specific techniques that […]

Diabetes, Uncategorized | Nov 23, 2016

If You Have Type 2 Diabetes, Avoid Fat- Foods

Recent information has changed general attitudes toward consuming reduced-fate, low-fat, and other fat- foods. These types of food often replace healthy fats with processed sugars, salts, and refined carbohydrates, which all dramatically affect how type 2 diabetics feel and function. When you consume the ingredients and chemicals that are found in fat- foods, your glucose levels […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Nov 24, 2016

Holiday Stress Management and Winter Weight Loss Tips

If you are looking for easy ways to incorporate new healthy habits into your life, the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta recommend walking more often. Walking is one of the easiest ways to exercise and is completely safe for everyone, regardless of age or medical history. The National Institutes of Health says that walking is useful for […]

Diabetes, Uncategorized | Nov 28, 2016

If You Have Type 2 Diabetes, Avoid Diet Soda

You may have heard that diet soda is not good for your health, but do you know why? If you have type 2 diabetes, consider the following information the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta have learned regarding the dangers of artificial sweeteners. Type 2 Diabetes and Diet Soda Both diet and non-diet sodas contain many ingredients that […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Dec 1, 2016

Atlanta Chiropractic Care for Crohn’s Disease

The first week of December is recognized as National Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week. According to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, over 1.4 million Americans suffer from inflammatory bowel disease, which causes severe inflammation in the lining of the digestive tract. Although most people who suffer from Crohn’s disease experience similar symptoms connected to […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Dec 2, 2016

Atlanta Chiropractic Care for Holiday Stress Relief

With the holidays upon us, the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta are offering some tips for how Chiropractic care can help make this time of the year less stressful. Anxiety and stress negatively affect the spine, which can cause some uncomfortable symptoms that includes: Muscular tension Migraines Neck pain Back pain Headaches

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Dec 5, 2016

3 Reasons To Visit an Atlanta Chiropractor This Holiday Season

The holiday season tends to serve as a time of reflection for many families throughout the greater Atlanta community. It is also a time where many people become overwhelmed with everything going on and overlook their personal needs. Putting other people ahead of your can be admirable, but when it begins to affect your health […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Dec 6, 2016

Avoid Getting Sick During The Holidays By Supporting A Healthy Immune System

Winter is right around the corner and with it comes cold and flu season. You may think seeing your Chiropractor doesn’t have much to do with getting a cold or contracting the flu, but this isn’t the case! When the cold weather hits, your Chiropractor is an excellent resource for cold and flu prevention.

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Dec 7, 2016

How to Keep Your Kids Active during the Winter Season

December is one of the most exciting and exhausting times of the year. And, if you have children, it can be a difficult period to get them involved in some activity that supports their health.  Whether you live in a snowy state or just experience a temperature decrease, parents can sometimes struggle to find ways […]

Back Pain, Uncategorized | Dec 8, 2016

Chiropractic Care and Back Pain Relief: 5 Myths About Back Pain

Although the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta threat more than just chronic back pain, most of the patients we treat originally come in looking for relief from this particular condition. Lower back pain affects over 31 million Americans at any given time and is the leading cause of disability throughout the world. With medical experts predicting […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Dec 12, 2016

Atlanta Chiropractic Care for Inflammation

What we choose to put into our body doesn’t just affect how you look on the outside, it also affects the way that you feel and behave. For many patients who first visit our Atlanta Chiropractic office, the connection between poor nutrition and personal health is not clear. Many people who suffer from inflammation are […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Dec 13, 2016

Understanding Chiropractic Techniques: The Sacro Occipital Technique

The Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta utilize a variety of techniques that focus on providing immediate pain relief and treating the cause of a particular condition. One particular technique our Chiropractors use from time to time is called the Sacro Occipital Technique (SOT), which is a non-invasive method for repositioning and balancing the pelvis. Unlike other traditional […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Dec 14, 2016

Enjoy The Holidays Without Stressing Out

The holidays can create a tremendous amount of stress for many people living throughout the greater Atlanta community. Although we understand how Chiropractic can help reduce stress, the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta wanted to offer other recommendations that’ll help you enjoy the holidays more.

Chiropractic, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Uncategorized | Dec 15, 2016

Avoid Various Critical Health Issues By Reducing Your Sugar Intake

Medical studies show that women may crave sweets more often than men due to a particular hormone called estradiol. This hormone plays a critical role in supporting women’s’ ability to reproduce, which may also identify why some women notice sugar cravings during their period or when going through menopause. Other tests illustrate how the causes […]

Immune System Health, Uncategorized | Dec 19, 2016

The Relationship between Chiropractic Care and A Healthy Immune System

Everyone knows that your ability to remain healthy and fend off disease has a lot to do with your immune system. Over the years we have been taught and programmed to believe prescription medication or a shot will give us the immune system support we need, but this isn’t always accurate. In fact, some of […]

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Dec 20, 2016

The Problem with Sitting All Day

As modern technology continues to advance, it seems that people are staying seated more and more. With tablets and smartphones such a big part of everyday life, many of the physical activities are completed without having to move much at all. It is not uncommon for one of our AICA Atlanta Chiropractors to treat someone whose daily […]

Pregnancy, Uncategorized | Dec 21, 2016

The Connection Between Pregnancy and Chiropractic Care

Most of us understand that regular prenatal examination and maintaining a healthy diet are a significant part of a healthy pregnancy – but many people do not realize that receiving Chiropractic treatment in Atlanta is an excellent complement to prenatal care.

Chiropractic, Health & Wellness, Uncategorized | Dec 22, 2016

Best Reasons To See An AICA Atlanta Chiropractor During The Holidays

With Christmas being a few days away, most people are exhausted from the wear and tear of the holiday season. Chiropractic Care During The Holidays Considering the number of stressors that exist in our everyday environment, scheduling an appointment with one of the Chiropractors at AICA is an excellent way to unwind.

TMJ, Uncategorized | Dec 26, 2016

Atlanta Chiropractic Care for TMJ/TMD

Thousands of patients throughout the greater Atlanta community experience some temporomandibular pain or disorder (TMD). According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), approximately 10 million Americans have TMD, while three-quarters of the entire population will experience one or more symptoms related to this condition. Learn how the Chiropractors at AICA Atlanta can […]

Headaches and Migraines, Uncategorized | Dec 28, 2016

Never Experience A Migraine Again with AICA Atlanta’s Chiropractic Care

Migraines are debilitating headaches that create a significant amount of throbbing pain for those who are affected. Patients who have migraines tend to be sensitive to light and sound, while also experiencing nausea and dizziness. For some, the experience of a migraine is so intense that it forces individuals to rest for several days before they […]

Chiropractic, Uncategorized | Dec 30, 2016

The Health Benefits of Massage Therapy

Here at AICA Atlanta, massage therapy is one of the more conventional treatment solutions we offer patients who are recovering from injuries and chronic health conditions. Our patients often exclaim how great they feel after one massage session because of the variety of health benefits provided by this particular solution.