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JFK had a bad lower back which worsened with each back surgery he had. Did it contribute to his death as well?

JFK had a bad lower back which worsened with each back surgery he had.  Did it contribute to his death as well? JFK , our 35th president was loved by the American People.  He was known for his relationships with Marilyn Monroe as well as his marriage to Jackie Onassis. Recent reports are now talking about his legendary struggles with back pain as well which began when he was in college and resulted in four lower back surgeries which may have worsened his condition.  JFK had a number of other health problems as well but his back pain was the one Read More »

President Kennedy’s legacy included back pain. He should have used a chiropractor.

President Kennedy’s legacy included back pain. He should have used a chiropractor. Many of us take for granted that a chiropractor is the go to guy for your back. Back in the days of President Kennedy, back pain treatment was in the dark ages and a much smaller segment of the public visited chiropractors. From medications to injections to other methods that were afforded the then president, his lower back problems were chronic and well known. Recently, a movie on HBO about the life of Marilyn Monroe showed her relationship with the President and one of his back episodes. Check Read More »