Ask the Chiropractor: How Can I Avoid Catching a Cold or Flu this Winter?

Ah yes, Cold and Flu Season is approaching. With the Coronavirus pandemic overshadowing nearly everything, we still need to remember that there are other bugs to be aware of. However, the same rules apply: to stay healthy this winter, you should maintain healthy...

The Power of Network Chiropractic

For a lot of people, going to the chiropractor is about getting re-aligned, sometimes by force. Getting one’s “back cracked”, some say, jokingly. But there are a multitude of techniques that chiropractors can practice to focus on a patient’s overall health, many of...

Keeping Your Adjustment Appointments: 10 Reasons Why

In our nearly 29 years of chiropractic practice, we have seen all kinds of people for all kinds of things: insomnia, back pain, headaches, you name it. And the patients who do the best, who progress with their treatments, are the ones who come in for consistent...

Initial Care and Wellness Care—What’s the Difference?

We at Chiropractic Family Wellness Center have been in practice in Scarborough, Maine for 29 years, and we have been asked over and over—what is the difference between Initial Care and Wellness Care? Well, let us explain…. Initial Care provides initial, temporary...

The 3 Types of Stress and Your Body

Over the last 28 years, we have seen patients who are going through all kinds of stresses- the loss of a job, the death of a loved one, accidents, separations, births…the list goes on. Some of these stresses can be exciting, some very difficult to deal with. But not...

The Healing Benefits of Combining Massage and Chiropractic Care

We get asked a lot if massage can help with the healing process of chiropractic. The answer is: Absolutely! Massage, like chiropractic, is based on the principle that the body has the ability to heal itself. While Chiropractic care is focusing on the health of the...