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Category Archives: General Chiropractic

General Chiropractic | Jan 1, 2013

Better Posture Brings Less Pain

Neck pain is a condition that is caused by a myriad of reasons and often times it is difficult to pin point the exact cause of neck pain. Besides back pain, neck injuries are the second most common condition that chiropractors treat. Similar to chronic spinal pain, the neck pain can cause pain throughout the […]

General Chiropractic | Mar 20, 2013

Four Factors Involved in Slip and Fall Injuries

When someone is involved in an accident because of a slip and fall, there are several different types of injuries that can occur, and multiple factors are involved in determining the exact type of injury. Slip and fall injuries vary in severity and can include fractures and broken bones, facial injuries, abrasions, spinal cord or […]

General Chiropractic | Apr 3, 2013

Frequently Asked Questions About Chiropractic Care

If you are considering visiting chiropractors in Tucker or the surrounding area for the first time, you may have questions or even reservations about the process. In order to put your mind at ease and to make you feel more comfortable and informed, answers to some of the most frequently asked questions regarding chiropractic care […]

General Chiropractic | Aug 21, 2013

How Senior Citizens Can Benefit from Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care is a beneficial treatment option for a variety of people, including senior citizens. While it is useful in recovering from accidents, it can also be beneficial for promoting overall health and wellness and preventing future injuries. As we age, our bodies are plagued with increased aches and pains.Your chiropractic center in Tucker can […]

General Chiropractic | Sep 27, 2013

Avoiding Golf Injuries

Golf is a popular sport for athletes both young and old, and injuries related to this activity often have people showing up at their local chiropractor’s office for treatment. Before you need to meet with your chiropractor in Tucker due to a golf injury, learn what you can do to prevent them from occurring. It’s […]

General Chiropractic | Dec 18, 2013

Terms Your Chiropractor Might Use During Your Visits

You may notice that your chiropractor uses terms which you may not be familiar with. In order to get as much out of your appointment as possible, it is important to be aware of some of the most common terms your chiropractor might use. • Subluxation: This term is defined as a partial or incomplete […]

General Chiropractic | Jun 5, 2014

What Does Kyphosis Mean For Chiropractic Patients In Tucker, GA?

Kyphosis is a condition of the upper back that is characterized by a forward rounding of the spine. This condition can occur at any point in life, but it is most commonly found in older women. Learn more about this condition and what you can do to treat and prevent it. Symptoms of Kyphosis The […]

General Chiropractic | Jul 2, 2014

Chiropractic Care at the World Cup

The 2014 FIFA World Cup is a tournament for the men’s football (soccer) world championship. It began on June 12, 2014 in Brazil and is expected to conclude with the final game on July 13, 2014. National teams from 31 countries have made their way to this tournament, and their superior athletic skills are on […]

General Chiropractic | Nov 19, 2014

Proper Posture to Improve Your Health

We have all been told by our mothers to keep our shoulders back and not slouch to avoid bad posture. “You’ll get a hump in your back if you sit that way!” she may have said. No matter how many times you may have brushed it off, Mom had a point with her back advice. […]

General Chiropractic | Jan 8, 2015

Choosing The Right Mattress And Pillows

If you’re thinking about the health of your back, you’ll probably consider things like stretching, exercise, chiropractic adjustments and nutrition. What you may not consider is the one place your back may spend the majority of its time. In bed. It’s obvious when we think about it – that the position in which we sleep […]

General Chiropractic | Feb 3, 2015

Laser Light Therapy

When you’re checking out chiropractors in Tucker, laser light therapy is something you should put on your must have list. Light therapy is one of the most innovative treatments currently in use inside your chiropractor’s office, and it’s not something that you want to be without, especially if you have a history of chronic ailment […]

General Chiropractic | Feb 17, 2015

Third Party Liability

If you live near Tucker, third party liability insurance is something that you need to think about when you’re wondering what to do after an accident. Greater Atlanta is one of the worst cities for car accidents in the United States. For example, it ranks #8 for pedestrian deaths according to the AJC, and it […]

General Chiropractic | Apr 14, 2015

Treating Carpal Tunnel in Tucker

Carpal tunnel treatment in Tucker – what is it? First you need to know that along the palm of your hand, running across your wrist and into your forearm sits a nerve. This is called the median nerve, and its job is to get feeling into the palm of your hand. The inner palm, to […]

General Chiropractic | Apr 17, 2015

What is Spinal Subluxation?

If you’ve been researching chiropractic care (and you really should be, if you’re considering seeing a chiropractor) you’ve probably seen the words spinal subluxation often. You’re also probably wondering what exactly those words mean. A spinal subluxation, or Vertebral Subluxation Complex, is the term for when one or more vertebrae become misaligned. When this occurs, […]

General Chiropractic | Apr 20, 2015

With So Many to Choose From, How Do I Choose the Right Chiropractor in Tucker?

When it comes to chiropractic treatment, there are several philosophies and techniques available. Some chiropractors make adjustments with the aid of instruments, others use manual manipulations only, some work with the whole body and some work specifically on the spine. All of this probably has you asking, “With so many to choose from, how do […]

General Chiropractic | May 8, 2015

Most Common Conditions Chiropractors In Tucker Treat

Most people know that chiropractors treat back pain, but that’s just one of many physical and mental ailments chiropractic care can ease. From bad posture to insomnia, you could be just a few adjustments away from relief. Think of your spine as the main highway between your brain and the rest of your body; if […]

General Chiropractic | May 11, 2015

I Just Got Into A Car Accident In Tucker, What Should I Do Now?

Traffic in metro Atlanta can be complicated, making accidents a common event. Because accidents are so common, you should know ahead of time what steps to take before an accident happens to you, leaving you saying, “I just got into a car accident in Tucker, what should I do now?” It can be hard to […]

General Chiropractic | May 14, 2015

Three Ways Car Accident Doctors Treat Acute Back Pain In Tucker

After a car accident occurs, there are usually a lot of things to be fixed and taken care of. Unfortunately that sometimes means minor injuries get ignored in favor of other issues, resulting in acute pain later on. If you’re experiencing acute back pain and have recently been in a car accident, it’s important that […]

General Chiropractic | May 21, 2015

When Is Chiropractic Treatment In Tucker Ongoing?

If you’re seeking chiropractic care for the first time, it’s not uncommon to be perplexed about exactly what chiropractors treat and how they treat it. Then again, when so many chiropractic patients assert that they can’t possibly live without their treatments, while at the same time others are insisting they’re not worth the time, it’s […]

General Chiropractic | May 22, 2015

Long Term Health Effects Of Whiplash When Untreated By A Chiropractor In Tucker

If you were recently in a car accident and are experiencing pain and stiffness in your neck, you may have whiplash. Whiplash is one of the most common car accident injuries, and is defined as damage to the soft tissues of the neck caused when the head is thrown forward and backward suddenly. There’s no […]

General Chiropractic | Jun 30, 2015

I Need A Chiropractor In Tucker Right Now, Where Should I Go?

Back, neck or joint pain may sound like a small problem, until it happens to you. These pains can disrupt your life, straining your relationships and endangering your job. Chiropractic treatment can soothe your pain and promote healing, but choosing a chiropractor can be complicated and confusing, especially when you need relief as soon as […]

Back Pain, General Chiropractic | Jul 15, 2015

Back Pain Treatment with Chiropractic Care Services Offered In Tucker

Getting back pain treatment with chiropractic care in Tucker is all the rage. You’ve got back pain – we’ve all got back pain! What to do? Get to the chiropractor, who knows why you’ve got it and what to do about it. The question is, where in Tucker should you go? If you’ve been in […]

General Chiropractic | Oct 23, 2015

How Often Should You Schedule An Adjustment With Your Tucker Chiropractor?

Families typically have a number of common first questions when meeting their Tucker Chiropractor for the first time. Usually, these questions are focused on the patient’s health, safety, and commitment to improvement. Common Questions Question like, “How much does a chiropractic adjustment cost? and “How many adjustments will I need in order to feel better?” […]

General Chiropractic | Dec 9, 2015

Five Alternative Benefits of Chiropractic Treatment In Tucker, GA

Chiropractic treatment focuses on providing pain relief through holistic techniques that address the root origin of each patient’s condition. While the practice supports and helps alleviate musculoskeletal ailments such as arthritis and Whiplash, it also provides a variety of benefits that are not as well-known by the general public.

General Chiropractic | Dec 14, 2015

The Benefits of Chiropractic Care For Elderly Patients Living In Tucker, GA

There are a variety of techniques our licensed Chiropractors use to treat senior citizens who visit us throughout the Tucker community. Receiving Chiropractic care on a monthly basis for patients that are over the age of 55 is an excellent way to relieve pain, and prevent other limiting mobility conditions from developing.

General Chiropractic, Heart Disease | Dec 17, 2015

How Chiropractic Care Can Prevent Heart Disease For Women In Tucker, GA

If you are familiar with the popular expression, “My heart is killing me,” you might think about it differently if you knew just how common the reality of this statement is for millions of people. Heart Disease Statistics According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the following statistics help illustrate the type of reach […]

General Chiropractic | Dec 22, 2015

7 Things Everyone In Tucker Can Do Right Now To Help Improve Their Physical Health

With 2016 on its way, now is time to make various lifestyle adjustments that focus on improving your wellbeing and overall health.

General Chiropractic | Jan 14, 2016

Treating Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction

Our chiropractors will treat your back pain from its source. Our experienced chiropractors will explain all your chiropractic treatment options in Tucker and help you select the best option for your back pain. AICA’s chiropractors use two general manipulation approaches when working with the sacroiliac joint including spinal mobilization, which is a gentle and less […]

General Chiropractic | Jan 26, 2016

Ten Simple Ways You Can Protect Your Skin This Winter

The concept of Chiropractic care focuses on providing holistic solutions that aim to improve your overall wellbeing and health. Although most of us naturally associate being healthy with not feeling sick, there are other areas of our body that deserve the same type of careful treatment that’s typically applied to our immune system, muscles, and […]

General Chiropractic | Feb 17, 2016

Our Tucker Chiropractors Have The Answer For How To Prevent Heart Disease

February is National Heart Health Month, and our Tucker Chiropractors are striving to raise awareness around the effects and reach of heart disease. Did you know that over 610,000 people die each and every year due to some form of the cardiovascular disease? Even more so, over 750,000 people are projected to experience a heart […]

General Chiropractic | Aug 8, 2016

5 Most Common Summer Injuries

Summer is a season of rest, but it is also one of the most likely times for injuries. By learning about some of the most common summer injuries, you can take the steps you need to prevent them and to stay safe this summer.

General Chiropractic | Aug 22, 2016

Use Chiropractic Care For Permanent Pain Relief

Chiropractic Adjustments are extremely useful for relieving pain that’s connected to a list of conditions ranging from chronic back pain to Whiplash. Because they are so successful at treating various musculoskeletal conditions, patients often overlook or ignore other forms of therapy that complement the work that’s conducted during their office visits. Chiropractic Care for Pain Relief If you […]

General Chiropractic | Oct 3, 2016

3 Ergonomics Tips for a Healthy Work Environment

Many people spend a significant portion of each day sitting at their desks. This is not natural for our bodies physically, mentally or emotionally. Chiropractic and Ergonomics Try to change up your activities, take breaks, and drink plenty of water throughout the work day. Just altering your position and looking away from your computer screen […]

General Chiropractic | Oct 17, 2016

AICA Tucker’s Chiropractors Explain: “What Is The DMR Method?”

When you tell your children they are a pain in the neck, you may not be embellishing as much as you think. Bending to help your kids with tasks such as eating, bathing, using the restroom, getting dressed, picking up their toys, coloring a photo, cleaning a scrape and searching for monsters under their bed […]

General Chiropractic | Nov 1, 2016

Chiropractic Tips for a Good Night’s Rest

Getting a good night’s sleep should be number one on your to-do list. Sleep is vital to good health and helps you make good decisions, perform well at work, drive safely and even feel happy.

General Chiropractic | Nov 3, 2016

Chiropractic Tips for Winter Weight Management

During the winter season, many people throughout Tucker have a difficult time keeping their weight under control. As the days grow short and shadowy, many of us crave carbohydrate-dense foods. Pasta, potatoes, and bread become irresistible, not to mention donuts, cake, and cookies. And carbohydrates beget more carbohydrates. One cookie invites another. And who has ever […]

General Chiropractic | Nov 17, 2016

Choose Chiropractic Care In Tucker First

Traditional approaches to health and wellness have become focused on providing solutions that mask symptoms, opposed to treating the root condition. The Chiropractors at AICA Tucker are set out to change this philosophy and need your help! At AICA Tucker, we provide treatment solutions that are non-invasive and do not contain side effects that are […]

General Chiropractic | Nov 21, 2016

How Chiropractic Care Supports A Strong Immune System

The cold and flu season is upon us which means that tens of thousands of residents throughout the great Tucker community are or will be sick shortly. If you would like to avoid getting sick this winter, consider scheduling a consultation with one of the Chiropractors at AICA Tucker! Chiropractic care provides holistic solutions that […]

General Chiropractic | Nov 24, 2016

Why Chiropractic Care Matters: Treat Scoliosis

Scoliosis, a condition conventionally defined as a sideways curvature (or curvatures) of the spine, affects 6 to 9 million people in the United States. It typically occurs during growth spurts, and girls between the ages of 10 and 15 are most commonly diagnosed and treated.

General Chiropractic | Dec 12, 2016

How AICA Tucker Helps: Remove Subluxations To Improve Immunity

The Chiropractors at AICA Tucker are focusing on immune health this month and how we can help patients avoid getting sick with the cold or flu. The nervous system and immune system are directly connected to each other and work simultaneously to support your body’s natural ability to heal itself. However, when interferences or subluxations […]

General Chiropractic | Dec 19, 2016

How AICA Tucker Helps: We Remove Subluxations to Boost Immunity

The Chiropractors at AICA Tucker are focusing on immune health this month and how we can help patients avoid getting sick with the cold or flu. The nervous system and immune system are directly connected to each other and work simultaneously to support your body’s natural ability to heal itself. However, when interferences or subluxations […]

General Chiropractic | Dec 21, 2016

Achieve Complete Sinus Relief with Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care provides relief for a variety of health conditions that go beyond the musculoskeletal system. One particular condition our Tucker Chiropractors treat is Sinusitis, which refers to when your sinuses become infected or inflamed. Over three million people suffer from sinusitis each year with most coming down with it as a result of catching a cold or getting […]

General Chiropractic | Jan 9, 2017

How Everyone Can Benefit From Chiropractic Treatment In Tucker

There are a variety of health benefits to receiving regular Chiropractic treatment in Tucker, regardless of your age or where you are in life. Our team of experienced Chiropractors treats thousands of patients each year, some who suffer from chronic back pain, others who sustained neck injuries as a result of an auto accident. The Chiropractors at […]

General Chiropractic | Jan 11, 2017

Avoid Neck Pain Caused By “Text Neck” and Using Your Cell Phone

The Chiropractors at AICA Tucker use the term “text neck” to refer to particular neck pain that’s caused by staring down at your smartphone for too long. Although the concept may seem humorous or outrageous, it is becoming an epidemic throughout the United States. Not only is our dependence and fascination with our smartphones taking an […]

General Chiropractic | Jan 18, 2017

How AICA Tucker Can Help Spanish-Speaking Auto Accident Victims

When it comes to supporting your health and receiving appropriate medical treatment, seeking care from an experienced provider that speaks your language is imperative. Are you Spanish-speaking and looking for medical attention to address chronic neck or back pain relief in Tucker following an auto accident? If so, then the team of experienced Chiropractors at AICA […]

General Chiropractic | Jan 27, 2017

AICA Tucker’s Chiropractic Guide To Getting In Shape For The New Year

The Chiropractors at AICA Tucker encourage all patients throughout the greater Atlanta community to live a healthy, active life. As Tucker’s most experienced Chiropractic Clinic, we want you to be educated when it comes to working out and trying to get fit for the New Year. If you haven’t worked out or participated in some physical […]

General Chiropractic | Jan 30, 2017

How Regular Chiropractic Treatment Can Help You Live a Pain- Life

Do you suffer from chronic neck pain? Is back stiffness an issue for you? Have migraines become a regular occurrence? These symptoms often indicate that misalignments exist within the spinal column. They are not visible, but those who have them know how painful they can be.

General Chiropractic | Feb 23, 2017

How Chiropractic Care in Tucker Can Reduce Stress and Anxiety

Tucker Chiropractic care is recognized as an effective treatment for upper and lower back pain, as well as soothing care to relieve discomfort after an accident or other trauma. Of course, not all pain has a physical cause or even is physical. Depression and anxiety affect millions of people each year, approximately 4 percent of the […]

General Chiropractic | Feb 28, 2017

The Benefits of Tucker Chiropractic Care for Runners

If you are an avid runner, you understand just how vulnerable you are to pain, aches, and injuries. Whether it’s overtraining for an upcoming race, cross training on uneven terrain, or using inappropriate footwear, running adds an incredible amount of stress to your muscles and joints.

Car Accident Injuries, General Chiropractic | Mar 9, 2017

Follow These 6 Post-Car Accident Tips To Protect Your Health and Finances

At our Tucker car accident injury Chiropractic clinic, our team understands how stressful car accidents can be. Reacting appropriately to a car accident is imperative for reaching the best possible outcomes considering your health and personal finances.

General Chiropractic | Apr 21, 2017

Tucker Chiropractic Treatment for Chronic Pain

When patients suffer from chronic pain on a regular basis, the typical response is for them to try and shrug it off and ignore it as a result of their work. While this may be accurate, it is likely that there is some condition that exists. 

General Chiropractic, Health and Wellness | Aug 10, 2017

Visit A Tucker Chiropractor When These Signs Appear

More than 31 million people throughout the United States experience lower back pain each year. Back pain is the leading cause of missed work and disability, costing millions of dollars in healthcare costs to treat. Although back pain is common, it does not have to remain as a permanent fixture in your life.

Conditions, General Chiropractic | Oct 18, 2017

Avoid Chronic Shoulder Pain With Help From Our Tucker Chiropractors

The shoulder is the most active joint in the entire body and thus, is exposed to significant stress on a daily basis. Constant use and potential injuries can eventually lead to a series of shoulder problems that range from recurring pain to loss of mobility.