Lesson 3 of 5
In Progress

1997 – Milly Reaver at Life West

February 9, 2024

Milly Reaver gives a brief impromptu talk sharing personal stories and perspectives after being called upon. She discusses meeting and marrying Herb, her past illnesses, working in entertainment, and her experiences supporting Herb through his chiropractic work and legal troubles.

Key Takeaways:

  • Describes Herb overcoming significant health issues to become a chiropractor
  • Emphasizes the importance of chiropractic as simply using your hands to help the spine and nervous system
  • Shares stories of discrimination they faced for providing care to non-white patients
  • Talks about connecting with many famous baseball players as patients
  • Recounts Herb being violently attacked, allegedly by racist groups angry over their work
  • Conveys unwavering love, support, commitment to Herb and chiropractic throughout their 63-year marriage
  • Her outlook demonstrates resilience, perseverance, and courage despite immense adversity