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Chiropractic is a healthcare profession dedicated to the nonsurgical treatment of disorders of the nervous system or musculoskeletal system. Chiropractors maintain a focus on therapy and spinal manipulation for structures.

Can chiropractic care be paired with other treatment methods?
Several studies have concluded that manual treatments commonly used by physicians are usually effective for treating lower back pain, lumbar herniated disc for radiculopathy and neck pain, as well as other ailments. In fact, when patients using non-invasive chronic low back pain have been treated by chiropractors, the long-term outcome is improved by obtaining maintenance spinal manipulation after the first intensive manipulative treatment. New research studies have found that a combination of chiropractic and other treatment modalities can help further provide relief.

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Free Memory Screenings offered in Socorro Friday & Saturday


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Senator José Rodríguez, in partnership with Ventanas de Socorro, will offer free memory screenings on Friday and Saturday (May 20 and 21) as part of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s National Memory Screening Program (AFA).


AFA’s National Memory Screening Program provides free, confidential memory screenings to individuals who are concerned about memory problems or who want to check their memory now for future comparisons.


Qualified healthcare professionals will administer the face-to-face memory screening, which lasts approximately 10 minutes and consists of a series of questions and tasks designed to gauge memory, language skills and other intellectual functions.


  • What: Free Memory Screenings

  • When: 3- 6 p.m., Friday (May 20) –and– 2-6 p.m., Saturday (May 21)

  • Where: Ventanas de Socorro, 10064 Alameda Ave, Socorro, TX 79927.





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