Why Surgeons Wear Masks

Medical Mistakes Part III White Collar Crime or Why Surgeons Wear Masks Once again one of my former patients got railroaded by her attorney into having back surgery. Apparently some of these predatory personal injury attorneys aren’t satisfied that chiropractic care...

Riddle of Back Pain

Riddle of Back Pain By JC Smith, MA, DC There is a quandary concerning a huge silent epidemic plaguing Americans that has nothing to do with germs, genetics, or cholesterol. It rarely makes the news nor are there television programs about it. This epidemic has not...

Who’s Got Your Back?

Who’s Got Your Back? by JC Smith, MA, DC I have a puzzle that would dumfound most people, including NPR Puzzle Master Will Shortz. Question: What is the third-largest physician-level health profession in the country and what does it primarily do? Let me give you a few...

We’re 72nd

Social Iatrogenesis   “We’re 72nd, We’re 72nd!” by JC Smith, MA, DC Warner Robins, GA   Holding their index fingers up in the air, shouting “we’re number one!” is symbolic for victory by sport fans around the world. The same can be said about the medal count at the...

Voodoo Diagnosis

“Voodoo” Diagnosis: Have Your Patients Been Victims of Scare Tactics? By J.C. Smith, MA, DC Too many times I’ve been told by patients of their fear of being adjusted by a chiropractor because their MD or physical therapist scared them with untrue...