Blog

Sinus Problems and Chiropractic
Do you have notoriously bad sinuses? Are you constantly sniffling and rubbing your nose? Do you wake up full of mucus every morning? Do people in public look at you like you’re contagious when you’re really just suffering from constant drainage? If this is the case, you’re not alone. Sinusitis is the most common condition in the world among adults aged 18 to 45. If you’re thinking that the only solution is to pop antihistamines
Chiropractic Wellness, Prevention
Chiropractic and TMJ Syndrome
The temporal bone that attaches your skull to your jaw is something that most people don’t even think about until something feels wrong with it. You can feel it working by pressing your fingers in front of your ears and opening your mouth. That wiggling you feel is a series of ligaments and tendons called the temporomandibular joint, or TMJ. When this joint becomes misaligned, it’s referred to as TMJ Syndrome, and it can bring
Chiropractic Wellness
Chiropractic for Cold and Flu Season
It’s September, and the season for colds and the flu is just about upon us. Many people are looking for ways to avoid getting sick this year. Hundreds of thousands are rushing to their doctor or local pharmacy to get a flu shot. Others, however, are looking at a different, holistic approach to staying well this season, and that’s visiting a chiropractor. Why go to a chiropractor for a cold or flu bug? Because chiropractic
Chiropractic Wellness, Prevention
Signs of Stress, Anxiety in Young Children and Adolescents
Children may not have jobs, bills to pay or a mortgage to worry about, but that does not mean they do not experience stress. In fact, an extensive survey from a few years back found that 36% of children say they worry more than they used to, yet only 23% of parent think that this might be the case.   What do kids have to worry about? Lots of things. They could be dealing with
ACT Wellness Center, Prevention, Wellness
Prevent Backpack Injuries When You Send Kids Back to School
Using the right backpacks and proper techniques reduce stress on children’s backs by 80%. They can also effectively lighten the load distribution by 50%.   As you send your children back to school, keep these factors in mind. Increasing use of backpacks at a younger age to carry heavier school books has lead to an invisible epidemic of child injuries. Worse, most of these injuries go undiagnosed. “Carrying a heavy backpack is bad enough,” says
Safety Tips

Success Stories from Our Patients

  • Improved Health

    When I first came to Dr. C’s office, I had tension in my upper back that moved to the lower part of my skull. After receiving chiropractic care for one month, that tension was relieved. I was also very surprised when I got a cold that it lasted only a week. During the fall allergy season I usually have to battle off bronchitis or pneumonia since I have asthma.

    – Rita W

  • Pain Free in so many ways

    I’ve been under chiropractic care for a very long time. All I can say is, the care has kept me going, helped me stay pain free in so many ways. Plus, the positive atmosphere and encouragement plays a tremendous part in staying with the program.

    Thank you, Dr. C and you staff for all your help and support. You are the best!

    – Diane W.

  • I am happy!

    I’ve been in pain for years – upper left back, neck, and excruciating lower back / buttock pain.

    Chiropractic has Changed My Life by: Reduced pain, excellent sleep – I’m happy.

    – David G.

    Call (703) 491-9355 or Schedule an Appointment Today

    ACT Wellness

    Your Woodbridge Chiropractor

    14111 Minnieville Road,
    Woodbridge, VA 22193

    (703) 491-9355

    Fax 703-490-2298

    Dr.C@actwellness.com

    Office Hours

    Monday • 9:00-12:30 | 3:00-7:00
    Tuesday • 9:00-12:30 | 3:00-7:00
    Wednesday • 3:00-7:00
    Thursday • 9:00-12:30 | 3:00-7:00

    Voted Best Chiropractor for 9 consecutive years