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Wednesday, June 04, 2008

Golf and Chiropractic 

According to Dr. Tom LaFountain, a chiropractor who has worked with the PGA since 1997, pro golfers suffer a great number of back injuries due to the repetitive motion and torque of their spines during the golf swing. La Fountain reports that 80% of injuries sustained on the PGA and Seniors tour relate to the spine, particularly the lower back. About 70-75% of those golfers receive regular chiropractic care.

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