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 care, take a look at the handful of observances that take place this month. If you notice anything that you’d like to learn more about or discuss with an experienced doctor, give our Atlanta Chiropractic office a call right away!
National Chiropractic Health Month
Considering the volume of health-related issues that are acknowledged during the month of October, National Chiropractic Health Month sits close to the top of the list!
The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) focuses on raising awareness around the benefits of Chiropractic treatment, the type of ailments and conditions Chiropractic medicine treats, and access to local Chiropractic support.
- Health insurance coverage
- The difference between Chiropractic vs traditional medicine
- Long-term vs. short-term value
Are all presented to as many people as possible in hopes that their ongoing health regiment will be complemented with Chiropractic support.
Physical Therapy Month
Similar to the concept of Chiropractic therapy, the American Physical Therapy Association recognizes how this specific solution works to improve movement and motion in the lives of people who suffer from chronic pain or some type of debilitating injury.
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
One of the most popular causes of the entire year, hundreds of organizations throughout the United States try to reach as many people as possible in order to discuss breast cancer treatment and prevention.
Organizations like The American Cancer Society tend to offer a number of services that speak to early cancer detection, management, and treatment.
Dental Hygiene Month
With October comes Halloween and with Halloween, comes thousands of sugar coated mouths waiting to be cleaned!
The American Dental Hygienists Association (ADHA) invest in a tremendous amount of resources that speak to the importance of daily brushing, flossing, and overall oral health management.
Health Literacy Month
Founded in 1999, Health Literacy Month focuses on improving personal health by providing educational programs for adults and youths alike.
Learn More about Your Health by Speaking With One of Our AICA Chiropractors
Understanding more about these particular issues allows you to take proactive steps in managing your personal health.
You can learn more about any of the health issues listed by calling our office and scheduling a consultation within the week.
We are available 24/7 and can schedule same-day appointments when requested.
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