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WHEREAS, Doctors of Chiropractic are physician-level providers who focus on the whole person in their approach to healthcare, and have expertise in the prevention, care and rehabilitations of neuromusculoskeletal injuries and conditions; and

WHEREAS, Doctors of Chiropractic are recognized worldwide for their pain-relieving, health-enhancing and injury prevention services; and

WHEREAS, The Institute of Medicine has found that over 100 million adults live with chronic pain as a result of serious illness or injury, with an estimated annual cost of over $630 billion in medical expenses, lost wages and lost productivity; and

WHEREAS, millions of Americans visit Doctors of Chiropractic annually, and chiropractic services are used most often to treat back pain, neck pain, pain in joints of the arms or legs and headaches; and

WHEREAS, Doctor of Chiropractic play an important roll as front line essential health care providers;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim the month of October 2022, as

CHIROPRACTIC MONTH IN NEVADA

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 27th day of September, 2022

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