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Backaches and compensation

An article in JAMA suggests that regional back pain is extremely common and can mostly be attributed to natural processes of aging. Too bad so many entrenched professionals -- doctors, chiropractors and lawyers -- are invested in the costly and adversarial search for injury and thus compensation (ABCNews.com via KevinMD).



Rafael Mangual
Project Manager,
Legal Policy

Katherine Lazarski
Manhattan Institute


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The Manhattan Insitute's Center for Legal Policy.