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Are you celebrating the birthday of chiropractic?

8/30/2013 (Archived)

First chiropractic adjustment markerSeptember 18, 1895, is recognized as the "birthday" of modern chiropractic. Chiropractors throughout the world celebrate the day in their practices by sharing the history of chiropractic, offering specials and giving away prizes. Founder's Day, as it is also known, is a great time to increase awareness of chiropractic and commemorate its place in history as well as its importance to the health and well-being of patients around the globe.

Will you be celebrating chiropractic's birthday this year? If so, we want to know how! Email us or post your plans, photos or videos on the Palmer Facebook page. Share your celebrations with us, and we'll add them to this page.

Photo: The marker designating the site of the first chiropractic adjustment is located near the intersection of Second and Brady streets in downtown Davenport.