Education is essential for your career, both in uniform and out. Southwest University of Naprapathic Medicine is now accepting Veterans’ Education Benefits! These benefits enable eligible Veterans, service persons, and certain dependents of Veterans to receive VA educational funding. Benefits vary by program, so please visit the VA site for more information.
November 5, 2013
Today, naprapathy is a branch of manual medicine that focuses on manipulating connective tissues in order to relieve pain. But where did naprapathy come from? In the early 1900s, Dr. Oakley Smith conducted research on connective tissues and their effect on nerves. In 1907, Smith founded the field of naprapathy and opened his own clinic in Chicago. Read on to learn more about who Oakley Smith was and where naprapathy comes from. Who Was Oakley