Dr. Gerard Clum, D.C., Board Member of the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress, addresses the issues surrounding neck manipulation and strokes. There have been numerous medical studies showing there is no causal link between strokes and chiropractic care. The latest study, published in the Annals of Medicine on April 6, 2019, concludes that “manual therapy does not result in an increased risk of cervical artery dissection or CAD.
Dr. Clum presently serves on the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress. He is also a Director of the newly formed Center for Compassion, Integrity and Secular Ethics at Life University; Executive Director of The Rubicon Group, a collaboration of seven chiropractic educational programs from the U.S., U.K., Spain, Germany and New Zealand; Recognized as one of the top five leaders of the chiropractic profession in a Dynamic Chiropractic readers’ poll.