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  • The Dangerous Repercussions of Distracted Driving

    Posted By Georgia Accident Rehab Centers || 17-May-2017

    Numerous research groups have recently come to one harrowing conclusion: distracted driving behaviors are on the rise in America. Despite efforts to deter people from using smartphones and other technology while behind the wheel, distracted driving has quickly become the number one cause of auto accidents in the country. Some statistics suggest that 40% of all traffic collisions involve at least ...
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  • Why You Should See a Chiropractor if You Have Whiplash

    Posted By Georgia Accident Rehab Centers || 28-Nov-2016

    Whiplash is an injury to the neck that is often sustained in auto accidents. Whiplash occurs when there is a sudden or excessive hyperextension, hyperflexion, or rotation of the neck. A sudden acceleration-deceleration force, such as during a rear-end car accident, can cause the head to move rapidly forward and backward, leading to potentially serious injury to the neck and spine. You may have ...
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  • Physical Therapy for Sports Injuries

    Posted By Decatur Pain & Rehab || 21-Sep-2016

    Athletes participating in all types of sports, including football, soccer, tennis, and more, may frequently suffer from injuries. When an injury occurs, it is important to seek medical treatment to both heal the immediate damage and prevent further injury. At Decatur Pain & Rehab, we offer physical therapy and chiropractic care. Both treatment methods are effective, drug-free ways to restore ...
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  • Physical Rehabilitation After an Accident

    Posted By Georgia Accident Rehab Centers || 29-Aug-2016

    If you have been involved in a car accident, slip and fall accident, or workplace accident and have sustained an injury, or if you are suffering from non-accident-related neck, back, or joint pain, you should immediately seek medical treatment. Depending on the severity of your injury, you may require physical rehabilitation to help you heal from your injury and regain your mobility. Physical ...
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  • Five Myths about Sciatica Pain

    Posted By Georgia Accident Rehab Centers || 17-Aug-2015

    Sciatica refers to pain, tingling, numbness, or weakness in the leg that originates in the lower back, travels through the buttock, and then down the sciatic nerve at the back of the leg. Sciatic nerve pain occurs when the sciatic nerve is irritated or pinched in the lumbar spine, and is a symptom of an underling medical condition such as degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis, or a lumbar ...
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  • The Many Benefits of Massage Therapy

    Posted By Georgia Accident Rehab Centers || 10-Aug-2015

    Massage therapy can be an extremely beneficial way to not only unwind, but to reap many health benefits as well. More Americans are turning to massages for help with a variety of conditions and are finding that the relaxation it provides greatly improves their sense of health and well-being. There are many different types of massage. Five of the most common types include: Deep tissue massage. This ...
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  • Benefit your Body and Mind with Rehabilitation Therapy

    Posted By Georgia Accident Rehab Centers || 24-Apr-2014

    For anyone suffering from lingering pain after an accident or illness, rehabilitation therapy can bring big benefits. The advantages of rehabilitation therapy include helping to return the body to its pre-injury or pre-illness form, using techniques like physical therapy, cardio therapy, speech therapy, and respiratory therapy depending on the injury or the health condition in question. ...
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