Your house is your worst enemy
“Too many people live in an environment that doesn’t support good posture. For example, your desk chair needs to be at a good height for your legs to touch the floor; your computer monitor should be high enough so you don’t have to look down to see it; and you should have supportive pillows on the couch you use to watch TV.” —Jane Leavell, DC (These are the health secrets your body is constantly trying to tell you!)
I’m better at helping some types of people than others
“Chiropractors can specialize, just like medical doctors can. So when you’re looking for a chiropractor, be conscious of what their area of expertise is, and find one that specializes in what you have going on. Some of the specialties include pediatric, pregnancy, nutrition, acupuncture, sports, and scoliosis.” —Jane Leavell
We’re not “bone doctors”
“Most people think chiropractors work primarily with bones, when in actuality we work more with the circuitry of the nervous system to restore and maintain normal function as much as possible. Chiropractic treatments are designed to stimulate the nervous system and activate brain function.” —Robert Blaich, DC, general practitioner in natural health care
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