Chiropractic is by far the most common form of alternative medicine
in the United States today, but its fascinating origins stretch
back to the battles between science and religion in the nineteenth
century. At the center of the story are chiropractic's colorful
founders, D. D. Palmer and his son, B. J. Palmer, of Davenport,
Iowa, where in 1897 they established the Palmer College of
Chiropractic. Holly Folk shows how the Palmers' system depicted... more...