25 April 2014
What’s Next Career Paper
A few years ago, my dream was to become a chiropractor with my own business and to own one of the most successful institutions around. Ever since I was little, I’ve always been fascinated with what chiropractors do. Adjusting and realigning people’s bones and body figures to give people significant relief from their stressful lives. Chiropractors today have been well credited for the practice they perform and their business has been steadily increasing. The patient use of chiropractic in the United States has increased by three times in the past two decades (“U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics”).
Chiropractic is a health care profession that focuses on disorders throughout the musculoskeletal system and nervous system, and the consequences these disorders leaves in the human body (“The American Chiropractic Association”). When patients have these pains and discomfort in their musculoskeletal system and nervous system, chiropractors are trained to prescribe therapeutic and rehabilitative exercises. The most common therapeutic exercise chiropractors perform is known as “spinal manipulation” and is also known as “chiropractic adjustment” (“The American Chiropractic Association”). The purpose of the adjustment is to repair joint mobility that has been immobilized from tissue injury. Tissue injury can be caused from a traumatic experience such as sitting in an abnormal posture or improper lifting of a heavy object etc. After the adjustment is complete it allows the patient to be relieved of any pain from the joints or tissue and helps restore mobility and muscle tightness (“The American Chiropractic Association”).
In order for me to start my career pathway, I ...
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...ment and I think it is rewarding to be helping people’s physical and mental negative effects of their body to give them a less stressful and better life. I couldn’t be more sure to know what I want my career to be and my reasons for it. I am excited to join this task force in the future to help those in need of chiropractic care to sustain a positive outlook in their life of my patients because I will care and do whatever I can in my power to help those in need.
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