Today's Health Alternative: Taking Control and the Science of Chiropractic

Today's Health Alternative: Taking Control and the Science of Chiropractic

by Raquel Martin

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Overview

Today there are many different chiropractic techniques in use, all of which have their own creative, productive analysis and care plan. For a layperson to be able to choose a chiropractor and to know more about what he can offer, this book is a must reading assignment.

It is the first concise, referenced, easy-to-read, easy-to-understand book written to inform laypersons. It gives a thorough coverage of chiropractic’s past, present, and expected future in the United States, as well as worldwide.

It tells the personal story that motivated and lighted the desire of the author to embark on a five-year search and come up with this excellent presentation. It covers one of the most critical times in the history of chiropractic, through the years of the American Medical Association boycott and the organized campaign against chiropractic. It answers many questions for the layperson seeking chiropractic help. It takes you through some of the well-known techniques, as explained by authorities and experts in the field, and establishes a foundation for a nationwide referral service to help the patient find a practitioner of his chosen technique wherever he goes. It is a well-thought-out book that contains many chiropractic topics of current interest and relevance. It is a “chiropractic bouquet” picked by an enthusiastic author.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781893157262
Publisher: Global Insights
Publication date: 06/13/2018
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.97(d)

About the Author

Raquel Martin has spent years in her thorough investigation of chiropractic and has many doctors assisting her in this amazing treatise.

Table of Contents

I. The Uphill Battle

1. My Personal Story

2. The Science of Chiropractic

3. Taking Control: The Choice is Yours

II. The Sound and the Fury

4. The Organied Opposition

5. Support from the Medical Community

III. The Science and the Hope

6. The Body's Electrical System

7. The Unsupected Trauma of Birth

8. Accidents, Sports Injuries, and Common Structural Disorders

9. Response of the Immune and Circulatory Systems

10. Lingering Organic Impairment

11. Physical Causes of Mental and Emotional Dysfunction

12. Is Surgery Really Necessary

13. Insurance Coverage

14. Drug-Induced Illnesses

15. What ABout the X-Rays?

IV. Chiropractic Practioners

16. Profesional Training

17. Chiropractic Techniques

18. The Role of Nutrition

19. The Correct Use of Exercise

20. A Nationaide Referral Service

Epilogue

Index

Illustrations

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