Nearby COVID Testing Locations

Need to go get a COVID test? Here are a few area locations with details about scheduling, cost, and procedure. ARLINGTON INOVA Urgent Care - North Arlington Address: 4600 Lee Hwy., Arlington, VA 22207 Phone: (571) 492-3080 • Appointment required. • Doctors referral...

COVID, Mood, and Gratitude: Secondary Side Effects of the Virus That We Can Adjust

During this time of year, it is customary to give thanks. I want to start by giving thanks to Dr. Matt Buchanan who performed my Achilles surgery. It wasn’t long ago that Achilles surgery meant a painful 9-12 months for full recovery. When I had my procedure, Dr....

Recovery From an Achilles Injury: Four Habits for a Healthier Life

Rupturing my Achilles tendon a month and a half ago was a real wake-up call. This is not just because the smallest things remind me that time is passing by at lightning speed, like realizing last week that the friend I just helped move into his apartment is now moving...

Functional Medicine Readiness Questionnaire

Functional medicine is the intersection of naturopathy and Western medicine. It does not swear off the use of prescription drugs, but it also does not treat symptoms. In functional medicine, doctors identifies the genetic, environmental, and biochemical causes of...

Gyms Are Reopening But We Have Learned Three Things Since They Closed

As you probably know, Capitol Rehab of Arlington started out in the Golds Gym in Clarendon back in the 1990s so consider me a great fan of gyms as a place for people to congregate and improve their overall wellbeing. But apparently, 24 percent of people disagree with...

Congratulations, Class of 2020

The graduating class of 2020 is special for several reasons. As most of you are well aware, this class had to miss proms, graduations, and other senior year events due to the COVID-19 pandemic. For the student athletes of 2020, many also had their last year of high...

May Is Upon Us: Make Sure You’re Prepared for the Unknown

Well, April certainly was an eventful month.  As soon as some questions about the coronavirus were answered, more were presented. As  we roll into May, we know that we're not out of the woods yet and we expect to have some trying times ahead. Especially with the...

Obesity and COVID-19: How Exercise Increases Immunity

By Dr. Bill Booker, DC, and Dr. Denia Tapscott, MD Don't forget our Boost Your Immunity webinar on Thursday, April 23 at 6:30 p.m. Click on this registration link to join us! It should come as no surprise to you that the practitioners at Capitol Rehab of Arlington...

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The Q&A on CBD

The Q&A on CBD

CBD Myths CBD is illegal. FALSE CBD will get you high and it is addictive. FALSE All CBD oil is the same. FALSE CBD Uses There is a growing interest in the use of CBD oil for many health-related conditions. While the medical community is only just starting to...

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2020 is the Year of Clear Vision

2020 is the Year of Clear Vision

We say this every year … last year just FLEW BY!  But so much has changed going into this year, that before discussing a vision for the future, let's spend a moment on the present. This month, Beth Mills will be departing Capitol Rehab to pursue new ventures.  Beth...

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