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Category Archives: General

Accident Prevention, General | Dec 7, 2012

Learn Skills That Can Save Your Life

In 2012 there were an average of 16,934 car accidents per day, and an average of 115 deaths per day due to motor vehicle accidents in Atlanta and the US. Driving is risky business and at any moment you are a decision away from causing harm to yourself or others.…

Accident Prevention, General | Dec 14, 2012

The Leading Cause of Death For Teens

The most common cause of death for teenagers are car accidents. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has reported that 9 teenagers die everyday from car accident injuries. Teen drivers are also 4 times more likely to be involved in a car accident than an adult over the age of…

Accident Prevention, General | Dec 28, 2012

Graduated Driver’s License Laws Protect Teen Drivers

Many states have finally realized that simply passing a driver's license exam is not enough to prove that teenage drivers are ready to venture onto public roads. It is odd that society hands over 100 mph death machines to our children, and that we are shocked that the leading cause…

General | 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,…

General | 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…

Chiropractic, General | Feb 15, 2017

8 Health Conditions Most People Don’t Know Are Treatable with Atlanta Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care is most often associated with treating neck and back pain, although it also provides relief for a variety of non-musculoskeletal issues, too. Patients seeking Atlanta Chiropractic treatment to address musculoskeletal conditions notice additional health improvements in some areas, including their respiratory and digestive performance, circulation, and immune response.…

Chiropractic, General | Feb 20, 2017

Atlanta Chiropractic Care and Weight Loss: Prevent Chronic Disease Before It Develops

Most patients understand the health benefits associated with Atlanta Chiropractic treatment when it comes to addressing chronic pain, back conditions, and broken bones. What many patients don't realize is how effective Chiropractic care is for those who are interested in losing weight. According to the U.S. Department of Health and…

Arthritis, Chiropractic, General | Mar 9, 2017

Atlanta Chiropractic Treatment For Osteoarthritis

One of the many conditions that our Atlanta Chiropractors treat is osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is a joint disease that often develops as a result of the protective cartilage that exists on the tip of your bones begins to wear away due to past injuries or age.

Chiropractic, General | Mar 10, 2017

Atlanta Chiropractic Care Helps Seniors Live A Healthy, Active Life

Seniors who experience chronic pain or other debilitating conditions can benefit from regular Atlanta Chiropractic care.

Accident Prevention, General | Mar 23, 2017

Prevent Car Accident Injuries When Driving On Atlanta’s Slippery Roads

One of the leading causes of car accidents in Georgia is weather conditions. From ice and snow to the world famous thunderstorms that occur in Atlanta throughout summer, weather affects how your vehicle performs on the road and increases your chances of getting into an accident. Although Georiga is recognized as the Peach…

General, Headaches and Migraines | Mar 27, 2017

Why Do I Suffer From Chronic Headaches?

If you are like most of the people residing throughout Atlanta, headaches are one of the primary causes of medication use and sick days. But why do headaches happen?

Chiropractic, General | Mar 30, 2017

Setting Expectations For Your First Chiropractic Examination In Atlanta

As a new patient to AICA Atlanta, you are probably wondering what the experience will be like when receiving your first spinal adjustment. A lot of new patients are initially excited before they come into our clinic since they often associate adjustments with images that are presented through the media; with plenty…

Chiropractic, General | Mar 31, 2017

How To Identify and Treat Herniated or “Slipped” Discs

A herniated or "slipped" disc doesn’t actually drop, but it does refer to one that moves out of position, tears, bulges or ruptures. Discs serve as uniqe forms of cartilage that exist between the bones in your spinal column; acting as protective pads that help your body absorb the shock of your…

Chiropractic, General | Apr 6, 2017

Atlanta Chiropractic Solutions That Help You Recover From The Most Common Injuries

Physical injuries can take place at any moment, whether you are going for a light jog around the neighborhood or lifting heavy objects. Some personal injuries require simple treatment solutions like an ice pack or rest, but others can cause significant damage to your body that develops into chronic pain…

Chiropractic, General | Apr 7, 2017

Atlanta Chiropractic Treatment for Bulging Discs

As you get older, you may come to believe that various aches and pains are natural to aging. How do you know if this is true? Your spine is responsible for controlling the central nervous system, which supports all of the sensations and movements you enjoy on a regular basis.…

Chiropractic, General | Apr 13, 2017

Treating Asthma In Children Through Chiropractic Care in Atlanta

For children who have asthma, the experience can be devastating depending on the extent of the condition. Asthma is a chronic lung disease that causes children's airways to become inflamed and narrow, making it tough to impossible to exercise due to shortness of breath. Over the last ten years, the…

General | May 9, 2018

Chiropractic Patients Save More Money and Recover Faster Than Traditional Medicine

The goal of our Atlanta car accident chiropractors is to provide complete pain relief for our patients without exposing them to unnatural or invasive solutions. Medical studies show that compared to traditional medicine, chiropractic treatment is more effective for pain relief and provides longer lasting results. Studies also show that…

General | Oct 17, 2018

Sciatica Is Treatable With Chiropractic Care

It is an extremely common battle to deal with sciatica inflammation and pain. Understanding the reason for the pain is helpful in recovery.

General | Oct 19, 2018

Avoid This Year’s Cold and Flu Season In Atlanta

Our chiropractors are often asked by their patients if they should continue to get adjustments when sick, and the answer is always the same; yes. Chiropractic adjustments promote health in more ways than just reducing inflammation and pain.

Accident Recovery, General | Oct 26, 2018

Receive Proper Treatment For Car Accident Injuries

In the United States, car accidents are the leading cause of injuries. Although these injuries are circumstantial to the nature of the accident, it is still important to seek care from one of our chiropractors immediately after to ensure that your spine is receiving proper treatment.

General | Nov 21, 2018

Not All Atlanta Chiropractors Are Created Equally

You may be wondering if all chiropractic care is created equal. You are not alone in asking these question as new and experienced patients both consider this.

General | Mar 20, 2020

Covid 19 Update

Injury Treatment at AICA During Outbreak To Our Valued Patients, As you know, we deeply care about the wellbeing and safety of each of our patients, and that sentiment continues as we navigate this new virus. AICA Orthopedics will continue to serve car accident and personal injury victims during this…

How Long Should I Go to Physical Therapy After a Car Accident

General | Nov 9, 2020

How Long Should I Go to Physical Therapy After a Car Accident?

When you’ve been injured in a car accident, you probably want to know what kind of recovery time you are in for. Sometimes you may need physical therapy to help you fully recover and get back on your feet after a car accident. Your chiropractor in Atlanta may recommend physical…

5 Ways to Get Relief from Sciatica

General | Jan 12, 2021

5 Ways to Get Relief from Sciatica

The sciatic nerve is the largest in the body, beginning in the lower back and extending all the way through your buttocks, with nerve endings throughout the entire leg. When a spinal disc is ruptured, it can irritate and inflame the sciatic nerve, causing pain that begins in the back…

Physiotherapy vs. Physical Therapy

General | May 25, 2021

Physiotherapy vs. Physical Therapy

Have you recently been in a car accident or undergone surgery? Your doctors may have recommended you schedule a physiotherapy appointment as you heal and recover. If you have never seen a physical therapist before then you might wonder what the difference is between physical therapy and physiotherapy. The short…

5 Best Secrets for Immediate Relief from Sciatica

General | Nov 10, 2021

5 Best Secrets for Immediate Relief from Sciatica

Anyone who has experienced sciatica, pain in the sciatic nerve, knows that it can be not just uncomfortable but debilitating. While true relief may take time and many treatments, living with the pain on a daily basis during that time can be difficult. There are a number of ways to…

Can a Chiropractor Help with Tennis Elbow

General | Nov 27, 2021

Can a Chiropractor Help with Tennis Elbow?

Lateral epicondylitis is a condition that affects the tendons in the elbow, most commonly known as tennis elbow. It is helpful to note that not every tennis player experiences tennis elbow, and not everyone who experiences tennis elbow has ever played tennis. The more common name for this condition comes…