SUNM Blog

Now accepting Veteran Education Benefits!

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.

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History of Naprapathy

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

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A hands-on approach to vets’ job transitions

Patriotic companies across this wonderful land have stepped up over the past decade to give jobs to America’s brave veterans. Their noble gesture is a welcome contrast to the indifference of decades previous, when nobody seemed to care about the person after the uniform came off. But back then, there were good jobs in abundance. The America of the 21st century has a different economic landscape than that faced by the veterans of World War

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