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General Category => The Knowledge => Health & Fitness => Topic started by: ElyDave on November 11, 2019, 09:34:56 pm

Title: chiropractors don't seem much better either
Post by: ElyDave on November 11, 2019, 09:34:56 pm
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-york-north-yorkshire-50380928 (https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-york-north-yorkshire-50380928)
Title: Re: chiropractors don't seem much better either
Post by: hellymedic on November 11, 2019, 10:18:05 pm
WHO broke that man's neck? He didn't 'break his neck' in a fall or bike crash did he?

Neck manipulation is fraught with risk in older folk; bones are porous, ligaments and muscles weak and degenerative changes distort the normal anatomy.

This is not the first such case I have read about.