Category Archives: General

General | Sep 4, 2014

Research Issues in Nursing

"I want to perform a notice mom!" Shouts 3-year old Julie from your family area. It really is the period of nighttime again, and Jules is pleading her momma to interact, with the website. Phonemic awareness correspondence recognition, and concepts about print are simply some of the relevant…

General | Mar 3, 2015

How to Perform A Overview for a Research-Paper

A niche investigation statement tries to standard the efficiency of a corporation against ambitions or goal criteria. Any type of organization or firm might be successfully reviewed applying distance research technique. In accordance with Adams Sigma, all companies that are effective possess a means of revealing it to gap analysis…

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…

3 Effective Treatment Options for Tennis Elbow

Chiropractic, General | May 25, 2021

3 Effective Treatment Options for Tennis Elbow

Even if you’ve never played tennis before, you can experience tennis elbow! Tennis elbow is formally known as lateral epicondylitis and is a type of overuse injury that affects the elbow and tendons in your forearm. While it is common in tennis players considering its more common name, there are…


Chiropractic, General, Health and Wellness | Sep 25, 2021

Having Balance Issues? Vestibular PT Can Help

We don’t often think too hard about balance until something disrupts it. When you go about your daily life, you expect your body to regulate certain movements and keep you balanced so you don’t trip or fall over. However, an injury or condition can cause balance issues that can negatively…

TBIs Can Cause Pituitary Dysfunction

General | Nov 5, 2021

TBIs Can Cause Pituitary Dysfunction

If you imagine the effects of a traumatic brain injury, you likely think about things like cognitive problems or even issues with motor skills. While these are common problems, other unexpected issues can result from TBIs, including problems with the pituitary gland and hormones. When you visit an orthopedic doctor…

General | Nov 9, 2021

Top 4 Sports Injuries That Might Be Causing Your Shoulder Pain

Most of us take our shoulders for granted. As the most mobile joint in the human body, the shoulders support us in countless tasks and motions throughout the day, from brushing our teeth to lifting heavy boxes. But with this flexibility comes the fact that shoulders are extremely prone to…

General | Jan 5, 2022

How to Treat Chest Pain from Airbag Deployment

Airbags are designed to protect you in the event of a car crash, and they are very effective at doing this. However, in preventing serious injuries, the airbags themselves can actually cause other injuries because of the force with which they deploy. While chest pain can be associated with other…


General | Mar 11, 2022

How to Cure Frozen Shoulder Quickly

Frozen shoulder is a type of shoulder injury that can cause pain, stiffness, and reduced mobility in your shoulder joint. The medical term for frozen shoulder is adhesive capsulitis, and it refers to when the connective tissues in the shoulder joint become thickened, tight, or inflamed. When it comes to…

Shoulder Dislocation Vs. Subluxation

General | May 19, 2022

Shoulder Dislocation Vs. Subluxation

Shoulder injuries are a significant source of pain for many people, and more often than not, those injuries cause other problems in your day-to-day quality of life, from pain management to sleep disturbances. These problems can be improved with the correct treatment, but determining what is proper treatment depends on…

Signs of Inflammation in the Body

General | Jun 3, 2022

Signs of Inflammation in the Body

Your body activates the immune system to help when you are sick, attack bacteria, heal damaged tissues, and so much more. The immune system sends out your body’s first responders, known as inflammatory cells, to help protect you from injury, infection, or disease. Without inflammation naturally occurring in the body…

Signs of a Stress Fracture 

General | Jun 23, 2022

5 Signs of a Stress Fracture 

A stress fracture, also known as a hairline fracture, refers to a type of broken bone where only a small crack or bruising on the bone occurs. You may have heard of an athlete with a stress fracture, especially those who engage in repetitive movements like running and jumping that…

Importance of Hydration in Injury Prevention

General, Injury Recovery | Jun 27, 2022

The Importance of Hydration in Injury Prevention

Did you know that the human body is over 60% water? While you have probably heard about the importance of staying hydrated and drinking water throughout the day, few people get the recommended daily amount. Your body depends on water for so much, from keeping your organs functioning properly to…

Fractured bone

General | Jun 29, 2022

Fractured vs. Bruised Tailbones

Whether you’ve tripped on a stair or had a run-in with a patch of black ice, most of us have fallen on our bottom at one point or another. While there is natural padding in the area, enough of an impact can cause damage to the bottom of the spine,…

What to Expect with Physical Therapy

General | Jul 5, 2022

Most Common Misconceptions About Physical Therapy 

Whether your doctor has recommended you see a physical therapist or a friend told you about their great experience, you might be wondering what exactly physical therapy is and how it can help you. The truth is that physical therapists can help with a wide range of issues and health…

Accident Recovery, General | Jul 9, 2022

Top 5 Benefits of Chiropractic for After-Accident Care 

If you have never been in a car accident before, you might not know what to expect physically or mentally. A car accident can leave you feeling sore, stiff, and in pain, whether or not you suffered a serious injury. Even if you don’t end up with a cast or…

Diagnosing and Treating Whiplash

General | Jul 17, 2022

What Doctor Should I See for Whiplash?

Whiplash is a common injury that occurs in many circumstances, including during a car accident. In America, over two million people are diagnosed with this condition yearly. You don’t have to be driving at top speeds or be rear-ended to earn a whiplash diagnosis. In fact, you do not have…

Sciatica Causes

General | Jul 17, 2022

Is Physical Therapy Helpful for Sciatica?

What Is Sciatica? Sciatica is a nerve-related pain disorder in which pain radiates from your lower back, down through your hip, and all the way down your leg. This is the path of the sciatic nerve, and pain occurs when its corresponding disc in the spinal column is compressed in…

Visit a Physical Therapist

General | Jul 19, 2022

Training for a Race and Injured? Here’s What You Need to Know

Whether an Olympic athlete or a casual weekend jogger, a running injury can happen to anyone. Training for your next 5k, 10k, or marathon can quickly go sideways when you suffer an injury. But how do you know when you can continue training for a race or when you need…

Recovering from Car Accident Burns

General, Injury Recovery | Aug 14, 2022

Recovering from Car Accident Burns

Despite being a rare occurrence during car accidents, fires can happen and open flames are the easiest way to suffer a burn injury. The moments following a car accident are often disorienting. If a fire is involved in a car accident, this adds uncertainty to the scene. Any car accident…

Importance of Physical Therapy after a Fracture

General | Sep 29, 2022

The Importance of Physical Therapy after a Fracture

In the United States, over 6 million individuals experience a fracture each year. A fracture is not something that anyone enjoys dealing with since it can put your life on hold and significantly impact your day-to-day activities, but if you do break a bone, it is very important that, along with…

Top 7 Motorcycle Injuries

General | Oct 13, 2022

Top 7 Motorcycle Injuries

Safety for motorcycle riders has continued to increase over the last few decades, though there are still many variables that riders cannot control. Motorcyclists simply do not have the protection around them that drivers and passengers in a vehicle do. To best prevent motorcycle injuries, motorcyclists must stay alert and…

Why Should You See a Neurologist Instead of a Neurosurgeon

General | Oct 13, 2022

When Neck Pain Should Prompt a Visit to a Neurologist

Living with daily neck pain can severely impact your quality of life and is a leading cause of depression after an accident. When seeking treatment for neck pain, one of the best medical professionals you can reach out to is a neurologist. At AICA Orthopedics Snellville, our approach is a…

Types of Nerve Damage

General | Nov 15, 2022

What to Do When You Have Numbness and Tingling After a Car Accident

It is common knowledge that car accidents often result in injury, some minor, while others may be more serious. These injuries can range from bruises, cuts, and broken bones, to spinal injuries or traumatic brain injuries. What you may not realize is that nerve injuries can cause damage, and pain…

Can a Car Accident Cause a Stroke

General | Nov 15, 2022

Can a Car Accident Cause a Stroke?

Getting into a car accident can be a stressful and traumatic experience. The shock of such an unexpected, violent event can leave you feeling shaken whether or not you suffered any injuries. In fact, when you think of car accident injuries, the first ones that come to mind might be…

Risk Factors for Joint Inflammation

General | Dec 15, 2022

What Causes Joint Inflammation?

Did you know that the average human body has over 250 joints? Joints are a part of the body where two or more bones meet and support the movement of your skeleton. You rely on your joints for everyday movements like walking, talking, sitting, and standing. In fact, you probably…

Choosing the Right Treatment After a Car Accident

Accident Recovery, General | Dec 20, 2022

Active vs. Passive Car Accident Care 

It’s no secret that if you’ve been in a car accident, immediate and competent medical care is critical. Not only will you need to address any serious or obvious injuries, but many car accident-related problems can remain hidden for days after the event, wreaking havoc on the body. Seeking proper…

Neck Pain After a Chiropractor Visit

General | Jan 1, 2024

Is It Normal to Have Neck Pain After a Chiropractor Visit?

Navigating the world of chiropractic care can sometimes leave you with lingering questions, like what to expect after your visit. One common question that often arises is, "Is it normal to have neck pain after a chiropractor visit?" Seeking chiropractic adjustments helps improve your overall health and can also address…

Is It Bad to Have an Untreated Herniated Disc

General | Jan 10, 2024

Is It Bad to Have an Untreated Herniated Disc?

Have you ever noticed that something feels off with your body, like an ache in your neck or a tingling sensation in your arms that refuses to go away? As you start to notice these discomforts, you might gradually notice how movements that were once taken for granted now come…

How Do I Know if I Have a Bruised Tailbone

General | Jan 20, 2024

How Do I Know if I Have a Bruised Tailbone? (And What to Do About It)

Dealing with discomfort in the tailbone area can be a challenging and often confusing experience. Whether it's due to a recent injury or persistent pain, understanding the signs of a tailbone injury is crucial for seeking appropriate care and relief. Learn how to recognize the symptoms of a bruised tailbone,…

Dislocation vs Subluxation- What’s the Difference and What You Need to Know

General | Feb 14, 2024

Dislocation vs Subluxation: What’s the Difference and What You Need to Know

Whether you experience sudden or chronic joint instability, it can be frustrating and painful when a joint moves beyond its normal range, causing you to lose normal function. Dislocation and subluxation are two types of joint instability, both of which involve the uncomfortable shift of a joint and the impact…

Common Causes of a Pinched Nerve

General | Feb 16, 2024

Can a Pinched Nerve Cause Stabbing Pain?

Experiencing a pinched nerve can be an incredibly uncomfortable ordeal. You may notice a painful sensation that seems to relentlessly stab at the affected area. This type of stabbing pain can disrupt your daily activities and make you wince with each movement. Whether it manifests as an intense jolt shooting…

Auto Accident Treatment for the Most Common Injuries

General | Feb 25, 2024

Auto Accident Treatment for the Most Common Injuries

Every year, millions of people around the world are involved in auto accidents, which, unfortunately, can result in a range of common injuries. From whiplash and soft tissue damage to fractures and concussions, these injuries can have a significant impact on your health and well-being. In the aftermath of an…

What Can a Pinched Nerve Cause?

General | Mar 15, 2024

What Can a Pinched Nerve Cause?

A pinched nerve might be small in size, but it can cause huge discomfort and disruption to daily life. Pinched nerves occur when nearby tissues apply too much pressure on a nearby nerve. Understanding the causes and consequences of pinched nerves is essential for effective management and prevention of further…

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