Types of pain

Pain Management | Jul 9, 2022

What You Need to Know About Seeing a Pain Management Specialist after a Car Accident 

After experiencing a car accident, you may notice increased pain, whether from an injury or from the tension you’ve been carrying since such a traumatic event happened to you. Plus, there is the stress of all the small tasks it seems you need to do in the aftermath, like filing…

Treatments You May Need after an Accident

Accident Recovery | Jul 9, 2022

8 Treatments You May Need after an Accident

In 2019 alone, at least 2.5 million car accident injuries occurred, and many more likely went unreported. Driving is an increasingly dangerous activity, and the number of injuries grows as cars begin to implement more distracting features like touch screen pads. If you have been in a car accident, you…

Hand Pain

Pain Management | Jul 9, 2022

Hand Pain: Carpal Tunnel, Trigger Finger, or Something Else?

Our hands feature a complex design with delicate structures like bones, joints, connective tissues, and nerves that allow for everyday tasks and dexterous movements. From turning a doorknob to brushing your teeth, you depend on your hands to perform precise movements. You might not even realize just how much you…

Treatments for Heel Fractures

Injury Rehabilitation, Pain Management | Jun 29, 2022

Causes, Signs, and Treatments for Heel Fractures

The heel is one of the places in our body that bears the most weight daily. When the heel is injured, like in a fracture, it can make normal activities like walking difficult. In addition to the pain of a broken heel, the bone itself may widen, shorten, or become…

Learn to swim with proper form

Pain Management | Jun 23, 2022

Spotlight on Swimming: A Great Exercise for Orthopedic Health

Swimming is a great exercise to improve your overall orthopedic health. In fact, swimming is actually one of the most popular activities among Americans. Unlike some exercises and activities, swimming is considered a low-impact activity, which means it is gentler on your muscles and joints. If you experience joint pain…

Hand Pain Is Arthritis or Something Else

Pain Management | Jun 18, 2022

How to Know If Hand Pain Is Arthritis or Something Else

We depend on our hands for just about everything, from grasping a toothbrush to typing on a keyboard. Bones, joints, connective tissues, and nerves make up the human hands, allowing for nimble movements. However, the structures that make up the hands are more delicate than other parts of the body,…

Dislocated Patella

General Chiropractic | Jun 6, 2022

What to Do About a Dislocated Patella 

The patella, also called the kneecap, is the small bone in front of the knee joint where the femur and tibia meet. The patella protects the knee and connects the muscles in front of the thigh to the tibia. When the patella is dislocated, it moves either to the left…

Treatment with a Chiropractor

Pain Management | Jun 3, 2022

How Often Should You See a Chiropractor?

Millions of people visit the doctor each year for one common complaint: pain. Whether you have been injured in a car accident or are experiencing chronic pain, you might find yourself looking for a doctor or chiropractor who can help. Chiropractic care involves an all-natural approach to treating a wide…

How Do Chiropractors Know Where to Adjust

Pain Management | May 21, 2022

How Do Chiropractors Know Where to Adjust? 

For those who have experienced the relief of a chiropractic adjustment, it may feel a little like magic. In the span of minutes, a chiropractor does what feels like just pressing on your back, and you may have an immediate reduction in pain and feeling of reinvigoration. But a chiropractic…

Common Causes of Shoulder Pain

Pain Management | May 15, 2022

Can a Chiropractor Help with Shoulder Pain?

We depend on our shoulders for so much movement and activity throughout the day, but you might not realize just how much until you suffer an injury or issue. Maybe you go to reach for something and feel a sharp pain, or you start to feel like your shoulders are…

Can Stress Cause Back Pain?

Spine Care | May 9, 2022

Can Stress Cause Back Pain?

Stress—what can be said about it that hasn't been lamented over before? Everyone knows how unpleasant it is. You may have also heard about how it can cause mental health problems if left unchecked and that, in rare cases, it can lead to cardiac issues such as heart attacks and…

How to Tell if You Have a Concussion

General Chiropractic | Apr 30, 2022

How to Tell if You Have a Concussion

Concussions are one of the most common types of brain injuries in the world. Cases are reported in the millions in the United States each year due to sports alone, and they appear to be an unavoidable phenomenon in full-contact sports like American football and fighting-based sports like boxing. Career…

How to Sleep With Lower Back Pain

Pain Management | Apr 29, 2022

How to Sleep With Lower Back Pain

Sleep is incredibly important for the human body. In addition to resting our minds, sleep is when the body is able to heal and restore itself the fastest. But when you are suffering from lower back pain, sleep can feel anything but calming or restful. While the goal is to…

What Is an Acute Headache

Pain Management | Apr 28, 2022

What Is an Acute Headache?

Nearly everyone has had a headache at some point in their lives, whether it was a result of the environment, out of nowhere, or related to an underlying condition. While headaches are common, there are a huge variety of types and causes that can occur, with some being more serious…

Can Lack of Sleep Cause Headaches

General Chiropractic | Mar 22, 2022

Can Lack of Sleep Cause Headaches?

Getting enough sleep each night is a key aspect of staying healthy. Your body repairs cells, muscles, and organs and releases hormones and proteins while you sleep. During deep sleep, your brain will store new information and your nerve cells will reorganize and communicate, supporting healthy brain functioning. While you…

Why Do My Ribs Hurt When I Wake Up

General Chiropractic, Pain Management | Mar 21, 2022

Why Do My Ribs Hurt When I Wake Up?

The ribcage is made up of a group of bones along your torso. Most people have twenty-four ribs, and their job is to protect your most vital organs, including your heart and lungs. Injuries to this area may occur as a result of physical trauma, such as a fall or…

Neck Sprain Symptoms, Causes, & Treatment

General Chiropractic, Pain Management | Mar 21, 2022

Neck Sprain Symptoms, Causes, & Treatment

When we think of a sprain, the first body part that comes to mind is the ankle. However, a sprain can happen anywhere that there are ligaments connected to joints in the body. You could sprain your knees, your elbows, or even your wrists. With this in mind, it’s not…

What Does Carpal Tunnel Feel Like

General Chiropractic | Mar 15, 2022

What Does Carpal Tunnel Feel Like?

As trusted chiropractors and physical therapists in Marietta, we see many patients each year suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome. We may be known for being your car accident doctors that you call when you’ve been in an accident, but whether or not it’s due to an accident or due to…

Can Back Pain Cause Chest Pain

Pain Management | Mar 7, 2022

Can Back Pain Cause Chest Pain?

If you experience back pain and chest pain at the same time, then you might be quite alarmed! However, upper back and chest pain together can occur for a number of reasons. Symptoms can differ depending on what is causing your discomfort. Talk to your doctor if you noticed back…

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Accident Prevention, Accident Recovery, Pain Management | Feb 28, 2022

How to Get Rid of a Headache Between the Eyebrows

Have you ever felt pain in your forehead that made you want to pinch the bridge of your nose or hold your head in your hands? A headache between eyebrows can be incredibly uncomfortable and negatively impact your ability to go about your daily routines. While you feel the pain…