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National Chiropractic Month 2014

October is both Breast Cancer Awareness month (with link) and National Chiropractic Health month. They should make it a health awareness month and have people post at least one health awareness tip on social media.

Some infographics about chiropractic:

Putting Neck Pain Treatment Risks into Perspective
Risk of death from spine surgery: 1,800 per 1 million1
Risk of serious side effects/death from cervical spine (neck) surgery: 500 in 1 million2
Risk of death from combined use of NSAIDS/aspirin: 153 per 1 million3
Risk of death from aspirin: 25 per 1 million4
Association between neck manipulation and stroke: about 1 in 5.85 million adjustments5 (or <1 1="" in="" million="" p=""> 

Feel free to look at some NCHM brochures:
Conservative Care Brochure
Back Pain Brochure
Neck Pain Brochure
Visiting a Chiropractor Brochure

More articles regarding health:
TV news interview for NCHM
Why are you looking at my back when I have foot pain?
Opioid prescription…