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5 Things You’re Not Supposed To Know About Chiropractors

By |May 20, 2010|News|

5 Things You’re Not Supposed To Know About Chiropractors

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SOURCE:   PH&W Magazine ~ December 2008

By Dennis Bertoli

PH&W HEALTH: Top Secret


There are a few things that you may not know about D.C.’s, which surprised us, included the mounting research.

1.   Their education is equal to their medical colleagues … and might be better in some areas. [1]

This might be difficult to accept, but chiropractic students spend markedly more hours in the classroom than medical students, especially in the areas of anatomy, physiology, orthopedics, and x-ray. [2] Of course, their training is different since “Chiros” concentrate on muscles, bones, joints, and nerves. Their education only touches on medication, emergency situations, etc. Many are beginning to think this gives them a better background in physical rehab. (more…)