How to Reduce Pains from Sleeping

Most people wake up with mild stiffness in their body. That’s why we instinctively stretch and try to relax our muscles as soon as we wake up. During sleep, we have very little conscious control over our body. We might fall asleep in an uncomfortable position and that can lead to pain and stiffness in […]

Prevent Injuries While Doing Fall Yard Work

As fall’s cool air replaces the sunny days of summer, yards will soon need a new kind of attention. Before you reach for your rake this fall, consider the possible consequences: back strain, neck strain and pain in the shoulders. The twisting, turning, bending and reaching involved in raking your yard can cause injury that […]

Children Can Benefit From Chiropractic Treatments Too!

When I started going to Family Chiropractic and Wellness I was doing it for myself. I was checking and seeing what I could do to get myself in better shape, feeling better and increasing my energy and flexibility. Making sure I didn’t have any problems so I’m able to take care of a little boy. […]

Nutrition Is Key

Family Chiropractic & Wellness is a holistic health practice. This means we consider the whole person — body, mind, spirit, and emotions — in the quest for optimal health and wellness and do so by gaining proper balance in life. That’s why we take the time to get to know each of our patients personally, […]

The Great Debate

Sometimes our patients inquire about when it is optimal to use ice or when it is optimal to use heat to relieve pain from an area of the body. Using ice or heat is an easy, inexpensive way to reduce pain in the comfort of your home, but the wrong one can actually cause greater […]

Pain Free Summer Vacation

Summer is in full swing, which means it’s time to hit the roads or airways for that annual summer vacation. Studies have shown that traveling is good for your health. Travel can lower your risk of heart disease, has been linked to greater overall happiness, better learning, better relationships, and can improve your outlook on […]

5 Energy Boosting Strategies to Help Fight Fatigue

        Whether it is the 3 PM lull or a day after day drain, loss of energy hits us all at some point. Family Chiropractic & Wellness is on your team to fight fatigue with five tips to help keep yourself from a complete body and mind power outage.

Don’t Wait Regarding Your Child’s Health. It Won’t Wait on Them

On average, people do not get their spines checked until they are 47 years old! Can you image how much damage would be done to someone’s teeth if he or she didn’t see a dentist until then? Yet, most parents take their children in for their first dentist appointment at six months of age, as […]

How Can Chiropractors Help With Foot Pain?

Foot pain is never easy to deal with because it can compromise your ability to walk and carry out day-to-day activities. Even the mildest ache can cause problems and make you uncertain about your balance and steadiness.

Movement Is Life. Keep Moving!

We at Family Chiropractic and Wellness literally cringe every time a patient tells us that they sit at their computer for hours on end without getting up and moving for a few minutes. Movement is synonymous with good health and the lack of it can cause a myriad of health problems. Motion is crucial for […]