chiropractics

chiropractics
chiropractic, chiropractics
/kayrapraektak(s)/
The practice of "chiropractic" is a method of detecting and correcting by manual or mechanical means structural imbalance, distortion or subluxations in the human body to remove nerve interferences where such is the result of or related to distortion, misalignment or subluxations of or in the vertebral column. Chiropractic Ass'n of New York, Inc. v. Hilleboe, 16 A.D.2d 285, 228 N.Y.S.2d 358, 360.
A system of therapeutic treatment, through adjusting of articulations of human body, particularly those of the spine. Walkenhorst v. Kesler, 92 Utah 312, 67 P.2d 654, 662.
The specific science that removes pressure on the nerves by the adjustment of the spinal vertebrae

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