Chiropractors promoting ‘pseudoscience’ therapies in childcare centres

The pamphlets of Perth-based CT Family Chiropractic explain “vertebral subluxation”, an alternative theory that suggests spinal positioning plays a direct role in the body’s overall health. The theory has been branded dangerous “pseudoscience” by the AMA and Friends of Science in Medicine.

The pamphlets were found by a doctor at his local childcare centre three months after the September controversy over a report of a four-month-old Melbourne baby’s apparent hangman’s fracture to the upper cervical vertebra following an