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Chiropractic treatment, a $15-billion industry, has its roots in a ghost story

The American Chiropractic Assn. estimates that the nation’s roughly 77,000 chiropractors treat more than 35 million Americans every year. I suspect most if not all those patients have no idea that the $15-billion chiropractic industry owes its existence to a ghost. Daniel David Palmer, the “father”...
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