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A truly pitiful statement by the 'Canadian Chiropractic Association' about the safety of chiropractic
The Canadian Chiropractic Association (CCA)… published a report to support clearer understanding of the chiropractic profession... Here are a few crucial quotes (in bold print) from this document (my are comments in normal print). Put simply, chiropractors are spine, muscle and nervous system experts specifically trained to diagnose the underlying cause and recommend treatment options to relieve pain, restore mobility and prevent re occurrence without surgery or pharmaceuticals... By this definition, I am a chiropractor! - and so are osteopaths, physiotherapists, several other SCAM practitioners, and most doctors. … there is a concept in the pharmaceutical industry known as a risk-benefit analysis which is used to assess how much benefit a medication has compared to the potential risk. The riskier the medication, the less likely it will become mainstream.(2) The concept of risk/benefit analysis applies to all medicine. It needs, of course, good knowledge of both the risks and the