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Healthy News from your McHenry Chiropractor | November 2014 The Value of Alternative Medicine Surgical Outcomes for Spinal Stenosis Back Pain is Related to Smoking and Feeling Guilty Copper, Vitamin D, and Calcium: Beneficial "This information and website content is not intended to diagnose, guarantee results, or recommend specific treatment or activity. It is designed to educate and inform only. Please consult your physician for a thorough examination leading to a diagnosis and well-planned treatment strategy. See more details on the DISCLAIMER page. Content is reviewed by Dr. James M. Cox I."