Confessions of a Quackbuster

This blog deals with healthcare consumer protection, and is therefore about quackery, healthfraud, chiropractic, and other forms of so-Called "Alternative" Medicine (sCAM).

Wednesday, August 18, 2004


To give you an idea of what Chirotalk is all about, here's the current index page. Each heading has multiple threads which aren't shown here:

Overview of Chirotalk
Purpose, Instructions and Resources Read before posting
Welcome To Chirotalk: Support and Notices The place to ask support questions, read notices and discuss non-chiropractic topics
Announcements From Members and Guests Members can post announcements here
Reserved Discussion Board A private place where people can talk in confidence. Ask staff for password.

Anti-Quackery Activism
Chiropractic State Protest Board Join up with leaders in your state to lobby against chiropractic interests
Chiropractic Litigation and Legislation A place to coordinate letter writing campaigns, online petitions and proposed lawsuits
Chiropractic News Digest Submit an abstract and comment on chiropractic news

General Topics
Chiropractic Beliefs A place to examine the foundation of chiropractic
Questionable Chiropractic Practices Discussions about the methods used by chiropractors
Hall of Chiropractic Excuses Chiropractors have an excuse for every problem
Evidence Based Physical Medicine and Therapy Discussions about non-subluxation based care
Politics: Leaders, Associations and Management Groups A place to explore the character of prominent individuals and groups in chiropractic
Legislative Issues: Licensing and Accreditation A place for discussions about legislative and regulatory issues
The Future of Chiropractic: Should Anyone Become a DC? Discussions about the future (or lack of one) of the field
Hall of Shame Banned posters, insurance scammers and other shady characters
Chit Chat A place for non-chiropractic discussions

Chiropractic Programs
All Chiropractic Programs Specific information about chiropractic programs that do not have individual categories
Life University Discussions about Life U
Sherman College of Straight Chiropractic

Resources for Former Chiropractors
Scholarship Idea For DCs To Change Fields
Changing Careers A place where former DCs can exchange information about career changing
Student Loans Valuable tips on the recovery and management of student loans

Questions. Advice and Reports About Chiropractic
Chiropractic Patient Questions and Experiences A place for patients to ask questions or discuss troubling experiences
Students Considering or Attending DC Programs A place for students to ask questions and share experiences.
Chiropractors Discuss Their Experiences A place for chiropractors to discuss their own experiences.
Chiropractic Assistant Forum Chiropractic Assistants are skeptical too

Cheers from non-chiropractors
Cheers from chiropractors

Jeers from non-chiropractors
Jeers from chiropractors

This blog is an affiliate site of Confessions of a Quackbuster & The Quack-Files