DD Palmer

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A grocer, fishmonger, mesmerist, and spiritualist (1845-1913) from Iowa, who founded chiropractic in 1895
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THE history of chiropractic medicine can be traced back to 1895 in Iowa, when Daniel David Palmer helped to restore a partially deaf janitor's hearing thanks to his healing hands.
Fondee en 1895 aux Etats-Unis (Davenport/Iowa) par Daniel David Palmer, la chiropratique aurait vu le monde grace a un "miracle": des sources pretendant que le premier patient de Palmer, souffrant de surdite, aurait recouvre l'audition par un ajustement chiropratique.
The founder of today's chiropractic was Daniel David Palmer (1845-1913), a self-educated man in medicine and science who practiced in Davenport, Iowa.
18, 1895, when Iowa lay magnetic healer Daniel David Palmer performed his first spinal "adjustment" on a deaf patient, reportedly restoring the man's hearing.
Spinal manipulation has been used in medical practice at least since the time of Hippocrates, but chiropractic--from the Greek cheiros (hand) and praktos (done by)--is said to officially have begun on Sept 18, 1895, when Iowa lay magnetic healer Daniel David Palmer performed his first spinal "adjustment" on a deaf patient, reportedly restoring the man's hearing.
Chiropractic is not a science and is founded on false premises, as has been pointed out ever since Daniel David Palmer extracted his first 50 cents from an unsuspecting farmer for administering an enema.
Anything Can Cause Anything; a Correlation of Dr, Daniel David Palmers Principals of Chiropractic.