"Whereas, every year, more than 30 million Americans throughout the country, including 2 million in Illinois, visit chiropractors, who locate and help correct joint and spinal problems; and
"Whereas, chiropractic physicians have long stressed that exercise, good posture, and balanced nutrition are essential to proper growth, development, and health maintenance; and
"Whereas, Illinois chiropractic physicians are dedicated to protecting and promoting patient rights, the practice of chiropractic medicine, and fostering the growth of chiropractic through ongoing training and a commitment to safe and ethical practice; and
"Whereas, chiropractic is a safe, conservative approach to pain relief and wellness, and is the most popular form of natural healthcare in the world; and
"Whereas, the science of chiropractic and the physicians who practice it have contributed greatly to the health and wellbeing of the people of Illinois:
"Therefore, I, Pat Quinn, Governor of the State of Illinois, do hereby proclaim October 2012 as CHIROPRACTIC HEALTH CARE MONTH in Illinois to raise awareness about chiropractic care."
See the official proclamation here. Happy Chiropractic Health Care Month in Illinois!
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