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The American Medical Association tried to destroy the chiropractic profession and failed; Here is the story.

The American Medical Association tried to destroy the chiropractic profession and failed; Here is the story. Many health professions assimilated into the allopathic model of care including podiatrists, physical therapists, and osteopaths in the 1950’s due to the activities of the American Medical Association (AMA).  The AMA is a trade organization that represents allopathic medicine although only a small percentage of physicians belong to it.   They are also the owners of the coding method we use for describing conditions that we treat on a claim that is sent to your insurance carrier.   The AMA is very influential in public health Read More »