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WHEREAS, Chiropractic is a health care profession that focuses on disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system, and the effects of these disorders on general health; and

WHEREAS, more than one in every ten Americans or 25 million people, suffer from chronic, disabling conditions that cause major limitations and decreased quality of life; and

WHEREAS, Chiropractic services are used most often to treat back pain, neck pain, pain the joints of the arms or legs and headaches; and

WHEREAS, Doctors of Chiropractic can are preventative care providers, who focus on the health of the whole person and have expertise in the prevent and care of musculoskeletal injuries; and

WHEREAS, Doctors of Chiropractic can offer practical advice on exercise, stress reduction and nutrition; and

WHEREAS, there is a growing body of research that validates the effectiveness of Chiropractic services, leading many health care organizations to recommend Chiropractic and other pain management options;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  October 2016 as

 Chiropractic Health Month in Nevada

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske & Wayne Thorley