I’ll Never Need Back Surgery

The San Francisco chiropractor who fixed my bulging discs and made life worth living again also saved me from having a potentially dangerous surgery. I come from a family with chronic back problems. Both parents suffered from back issues throughout their lives, but my father really had the worst experiences with his back pain. We lived out in the sticks back in the 1960s and there wasn’t anything like a chiropractor around. Dad served in Korea so he had to rely upon the VA for his health care. What a disaster that turned out to be.

They loaded him up on painkillers, which he got addicted to because no one back then really thought about things like that. Then they said they could only help him if they did a surgery on his back. He agreed because he had no other options. Continue reading