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What to Expect During Your First Visit to a Weight Loss Clinic

Your first visit to our weight loss clinic in Georgia should consist primarily of an honest discussion about your lifestyle and health. What and how much you eat, and your level of physical activity, are all important lifestyle factors that should be examined, but they’re not the only things that matter when it comes to weight loss. At Optimum Health Rehab, we believe in taking a holistic approach to our patients’ health. Our team’s decades of combined experience in total body wellness have taught us many lessons. As a clinic that combines chiropractic care, weight loss and non-invasive solutions to…

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What Should You Do After Being Injured in a Car Accident?

If you’ve been in any kind of car accident, even a seemingly minor fender bender, you should strongly consider calling up a chiropractor in Georgia. It is especially important if you feel any kind neck or back pain – even minor pain – after your accident. Adrenaline, which is always high after an auto accident of any kind, masks pain. It’s a useful part of the human fight or flight response. When our ancient ancestors needed to flee or fight predators or other roving bands of humans, a hormone that helped mask pain and allowed them to push through the…

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Different Chiropractic Treatments for My Lower Back Pain

The best treatment for your low back pain depends on the source of your back pain. Some patients benefit from chiropractic adjustments or electrical stimulation therapy while others might find relief from pain management injections and physical rehabilitation. Optimum Health Rehab’s diverse array of pain management tools, as well as our comprehensive diagnostic capabilities, set us apart from other chiropractic clinics in Georgia. While we do employ some of the most skilled and highly experienced low back chiropractors in the state, we also offer an array of other physical rehabilitation and wellness services. Those additional capabilities enable us to provide…

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What’s the Difference Between Getting a Traditional Massage and Therapeutic Massage Therapy?

The main differences between what most people would consider a traditional massage and clinical massage therapy is the targeted nature of the massage, the level of pressure and patient involvement. Many therapeutic massages are targeted at deeper muscle groups that require greater pressure to reach. They also tend to be focused on the site of an injury or a specific source of pain. It’s often necessary for patients receiving therapeutic massages to take a more active role communicating changes in sensation or pain responses to their massage therapist. Some examples of massage therapies that might be prescribed as a part…

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What to Expect During Your First Visit to a Weight Loss Clinic in Georgia

Optimum Health Rehab takes a slightly different approach to weight loss than many other similar doctors or weight loss clinics. Namely, we do more than just provide hCG injections and send you out the door to fend for yourself. Our program is truly comprehensive because we want to do more than just help you temporarily lose weight fast. Our goal is to help patients reach their goal weight safely and adopt lifestyle and nutrition changes that enable them to keep the weight off for the long term. Open dialogue and transparency are important for your weight loss journey. We want…

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Why drinking water is good for your joints

Water is life. It is essential for living, and it is something that our body absolutely cannot function without. Most of us are probably aware of the several benefits of drinking plenty of water. However, when we think about joints and joint pain, we don’t necessarily think about hydration. But water intake and joint health are way more related than most think. Joint pain can be exacerbated or even caused by dehydration. Let’s connect the dots and see how. What does water do? Water is the most essential element that contributes to our existence. The human body is made up…

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Benefits of Massage Therapy

There are many benefits of massage therapy. Massage therapy is an effective way to alleviate many common problems. The studies show that massage can reduce pain, stress, and anxiety. Massage also improves sleep quality by increasing the amount of deep sleep you get at night. If you are looking for a way to improve your health or if you have been experiencing any of these symptoms, then it might be time to schedule a massage! What Is Massage Therapy? Massage is one of the earliest tools that people used to relieve pain. Throughout history, It has been practiced in most…

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What Is a Personal Injury?

Although it might seem like a simple phrase, it is important to define what personal injury means. Under the legal definition of personal injury, a personal injury occurs when a person's body, mind, or emotions are injured as a result of the negligence, carelessness, or wrongful conduct of another person. Personal injury law is also called tort law. The word tort comes from Latin and means harm or wrong, and tort law encompasses a wide variety of types of personal injury claims. Personal injuries after a motor vehicle accident Road traffic accidents are the most common cause of personal injury.…

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hCG Injections for Weight Loss

Are you struggling to lose weight? Have you tried several methods that just don't work? Do you feel like your journey is at a standstill? Are you searching for an effective way to jumpstart your body's metabolism and lose weight? If so, you may be a candidate for hCG injections with Optimum Health Rehab. Georgia's premier integrative wellness center. What are hCG injections? Where does hCG come from? hCG, or human chorionic gonadotropin, is a hormone that is naturally present in women's bodies during pregnancy. It is produced by the placenta, and its levels in the blood are used to…

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What Is Chiropractic Care?

Chiropractic is a treatment where a trained practitioner called a chiropractor uses their hands to relieve issues with the bones, muscles, and joints. The concept behind chiropractic care is to restore spinal mobility through manual adjustment and/or manipulation of the spine. Spinal manipulation is a generic term used to indicate any kind of therapeutic movement of the spine. However, chiropractic care is not only limited to the spine and the back and can be used to treat many disorders. The mainstay of chiropractic care is spinal manipulation. However, it can be combined with other treatments, including manipulation, postural and exercise…

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