Category Archives: Partners in Health

By Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates From gravy boats and turkey dinners to decadent desserts and Champagne toasts, our tummies endure a lot during the holiday season. Don’t let digestive symptoms get in the way of your festive gatherings. Here are five … Continue reading

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By Scott D. Miller, MD As winter approaches, shorter days can shortchange your health. Cold weather can hamper our activity and less sunlight can bring us down. However, minor adjustments to our routines and attitudes will yield dividends to our … Continue reading

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Submitted by Trip Baisden Elizabeth Pietrusza What made you choose Windy Hill Athletic Club as your fitness club? Windy Hill has always felt like a safe place. There are smiling faces everywhere you look. The equipment is clean and the … Continue reading

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By Reuben Sloan, MD What is piriformis syndrome? Piriformis syndrome is what we, in medicine, call a “zebra.” You might ask, “What does that mean?” I will get to that later in this article. To fully understand what piriformis syndrome … Continue reading

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Physical therapy conjures images of exercising on stair-climbers or parallel bars, but the power to heal—and heal quickly—also rests in the hands of skilled therapists delivering manual therapy. Through manual therapy, trained therapists utilize hands-on pressure and manipulation to restore … Continue reading

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By Azi Nia, DMD Congratulations on the arrival of your baby! Are you prepared for the arrival of your baby’s first tooth? Follow these guidelines and your baby will be on his or her way to a lifetime of healthy … Continue reading

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Distance. Accuracy. Consistency. Those are goals that every golfer strives to achieve, yet so often, seem unattainable. The average golfer is inundated with advertisements and commercials for new swing aids that guarantee improved distance, accuracy, and consistency. But all too … Continue reading

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By Michael D. Williams, MD, FACS & Brendon Curtis, MD Have you been monitoring what you eat and how much you eat, along with exercising regularly but don’t seem to be losing any weight? Or, have you gotten really motivated and … Continue reading

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By Daryl R. Kimche, D.D.S. & Luke K. Presley, D.M.D. Tongue scrapers can be found at most pharmacies. This tool can help reduce bad breath when used correctly. The ideal technique is to scrape the tongue from back to front, … Continue reading

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By Azi Nia, DMD We all know that our children will lose their baby teeth and that they will happily give all 20 of them to the tooth fairy in exchange for a buck; but keeping these temporary teeth healthy is imperative … Continue reading

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