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...

How to Stay Healthy During Difficult Times

Well, here we are, more than three months into a pandemic, and many people are still floundering in the chaos, not clear of what’s to come, and unsure of how to move forward with life or work. We wanted to address ways to slow down and plan your life to give you some...

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...

Using Deep Breathing for a Calm Body and Mind

A lot of us are dealing with tremendous uncertainty—will we have a job? Will my family get sick? What will life be like on the other side of this pandemic? Breathing deeply and fully can help relax your mind and keep you calm—very important for keeping your immune...

Laughter Medicine in Challenging Times

Laughter is one of the best tools we have for dealing with stress, and science backs this claim up. In fact, research into laughter goes even further, revealing that laughter in the body is a powerful drug that conveys a number of advantages for the mind and body....