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Category Archives: Joint Pain

Hip Pain, Joint Pain | Jan 23, 2019

What To Expect After A Hip Replacement

A hip replacement can be nerve racking but also leaving you feeling hopeful for what’s to come. Our Atlanta orthopedics doctors are here to answer every question you may have every step of the way. Although each person will recover differently, we can give you as much information as we can in regards to you […]

Joint Pain | Mar 11, 2019

Can Bad Weather Affect Your Joints?

This has been the million dollar question for some time now but does the weather affect your joints? Some researchers have said that there has been absolutely no evidence that supports this cause. However, others have found a ten degree drop correlates with a rise in arthritis flare-ups as well as barometric pressure drops. No […]

Nutrition for Your Joints | AICA Orthopedics

Joint Pain | Mar 27, 2019

Nutrition For Your Joints

Did you know, by the age of 30, new bone formation begins to slow down, resulting in thinning of bone and stiffness in the joints? Our bones are living tissues that are constantly changing their structure and composition.

Joint Pain | May 6, 2019

The Do’s And Don’ts Of Joint Health

Think of exciting moments in your life like dancing at your wedding, holding your first born or even running down the street with your child as they learn to ride a bike. All of these moments were possible due to your healthy joints allowing you to participate in these occasions.

If You're A Gym Member, Here's How You Can Protect Your Joints From Pain | AICA Orthopedics

Joint Pain | Aug 26, 2019

If You’re A Gym Member, Here’s How You Can Protect Your Joints From Pain

When exercising, your joints experience a great deal of stress as your joints are responsible for holding your bones together. These joints are composed of ligaments, tendons, and cartilage that help lessen the impact of the bones and joints from coming together, which would result in discomfort, and when exercising, that is the last thing […]

Orthopedic Specialists giving platelet rich plasma injection to knee

Joint Pain, Orthopedics | Dec 6, 2019

What Is Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy?

What Is Platelet Rich Plasma? Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) refers to a “version” of an individual’s blood platelets that have been enhanced to contain many more growth factors than naturally occur in blood platelets. This spike in growth factors is present when a person’s blood is drawn, and the platelets are separated out from the […]

man feeling joint pain from rain storm and needing an orthopedic clinic

Accident FAQS, Education, Joint Pain | Dec 19, 2019

Why Do Past Injuries Hurt When It Rains?

You may think that there’s no truth in the fact that some people’s aches and pains can forecast weather change. But studies do confirm that weather conditions can impact the body in various ways, including triggering a flare-up of past injuries.   For some, the barometric pressure may affect arthritis of the joints, causing pain […]

Why Exercise Can Help Relieve Joint Pain | AICA Orthopedics

Ankle Pain, Joint Pain | Feb 21, 2020

Why Exercises Can Help Relieve Joint Pain

Pain, stiffness, and swelling can be a result of degenerative joint disease. When this pain arises, it may be easier to just rest, but avoiding exercise can put you at risk for losing muscle mass and possible weight gain. With the added weight and weaker muscles, added pressure can be placed on the joints causing […]

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