Did you know…In an independent study, upper cervical chiropractic patients (getting checked for spinal misalignments at least once per month for 5 years or longer) were found to have a 200 percent greater immune system than people whom were not under chiropractic care.

Did you know…Expectant mothers have a 34% less time of labor when seeing a chiropractor once every two weeks during their term of pregnancy.

Did you know…Chiropractic started in 1895 when D.D. Palmer, a self taught anatomist, adjusted his janitor Harvey Lillard and his hearing was restored.  Chiropractic was not born on back pain; it was born on restoring nerve flow and function.

Did you know…Bob Hope, at 97, when asked on the Today show, what was his key to longevity, emphatically answered, “Chiropractic, I have been seeing a chiropractor once a week for as long as I can remember.”

Did you know…Jack Lalaine was a chiropractor.

Did you know…In 1989, in a mass population study reported in the German medical association’s journal reports that in 1,000 births, 5 days after being born, neck examinations showed over 80% of all babies had a sprained neck and many had the top vertebra misaligned.  Why?  From the trauma of pulling the baby out.
In this same study a simple chiropractic adjustment was shown to stop the resultant ear infection, conjunctivitis, excessive crying and colitis.

Did you know…In a recent in depth study out of the Longevity journal, side effects of conventional medicine were found to cause more than 800,000 deaths annually as compared to heart disease at 693,000 and cancer at 553,000.  Conventional medicine statistically is the leading cause of death in the U.S.

Did you know…The San Francisco 49ers, in the 1980s, won many Super Bowls.  Being the oldest team in the NFL, their 35 year old, All Pro running back, Rodger Craig and Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana were quoted many times saying that chiropractic was the key to their success.  At that time they were the first and only team that had all their players checked by a chiropractor before and after every game.  It was all about performance and recovery from injuries.

The purpose of Blair chiropractic is so you can perform at your highest potential,

Rickards Chiropractic
(760) 274-0564


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