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Vacaville, CA
A female asked:

I went to the chiropractor yesterday and my massage therapist was a little heavier handed then i usually have. now my neck and shoulder have swelling.

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 54 years experience
Bad idea: The deep, dangerous thrusting undertaken by chiropractors can be dangerous. And they usually have no consent form as to the danger. Never let a chiropractor do anything to your neck. Those bones are not designed to handle such abuse. Thoracic and Lumbar vertebrae can withstand such thrusting. You might entertain the thought that seeing a chiropractor is in fact a waste of money.
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