Sports Concussions

An exceptional passer, ex-NY Jets quarterback, Joe Namath is known for setting seasonal and career records for most games with 300 yards or more gained in passing. Joe Namath says his health problems are tied to concussions from his playing days; he blames the concussions for long-term brain damage. Although helmets can protect against skull fractures and more serious brain injuries, they cannot prevent a concussion. There is no such thing as a minor concussion. […]

Snow Shoveling Safety Tips

As the snow begins to fall this afternoon, it reminds me that shoveling snow can be strenuous and, if performed improperly, downright dangerous. Typically we see many patients with sore bodies and joint pain right after a snow storm. When it comes to shoveling snow, the key is being heart healthy and back friendly with prevention.  I share the following information with my patients every year; feel free to pass it on. The physical stress of shoveling snow […]

Choosing the Right Exercise for Low Back Pain

Where is that pain coming from?! Don’t just assume that low back pain is only muscular or bone-related. First things first, get the proper assessment. You can find lots and lots of information on the internet that talk about the common causes of low back pain. However, don’t be fooled into thinking a little research will give you the right answer to where that pain is coming from. Assessing the structure and function is vital; […]

Act Wellness

Your Woodbridge Chiropractor

14111 Minnieville Road,
Woodbridge, VA 22193

(703) 491-9355

Fax 703-490-2298

Dr.C@actwellness.com

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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

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