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How will chiropractors help my achy limbs?
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Minimal relief
The chiro will administer a deep, thrusting massage which might give a bit of relief for a day or two.
They cure nothing, and are delighted to have you to keep coming back again and again for their deep massage. If your limbs ache a lot, day after day, see your family doctor to get started in a proper diagnosis and cure.

In brief: Minimal relief
The chiro will administer a deep, thrusting massage which might give a bit of relief for a day or two.
They cure nothing, and are delighted to have you to keep coming back again and again for their deep massage. If your limbs ache a lot, day after day, see your family doctor to get started in a proper diagnosis and cure.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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David Miller
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends on the cause
Chiropractic adjustment is based on restoring proper nervous conduction by altering pressures on various nervous structures (apologies to any chiropractors who may be reading this).
The adjustments you receive will attack your aches from this perspective. This differs from osteopathic manipulation, which focuses on restoring proper circulation and lymphatic drainage.

In brief: Depends on the cause
Chiropractic adjustment is based on restoring proper nervous conduction by altering pressures on various nervous structures (apologies to any chiropractors who may be reading this).
The adjustments you receive will attack your aches from this perspective. This differs from osteopathic manipulation, which focuses on restoring proper circulation and lymphatic drainage.
David Miller
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