It’s that time of year again in Mandeville: back
to school! And so
are the backpacks. There’s always a discussion
about just how harmful (or not!) back packs are back pain in young people. There’s always discussion about
how the kids are to get all their stuff required for
homework to and from from home if not in a backpack. There’s a quandary for you! No more homework, maybe?!
Not likely! Mandeville Chiropractic understands and is here for those Mandeville school kids (and
older folks) who use backpacks and get an unexpected bout of Mandeville back pain.
Mandeville Chiropractic has a treatment plan to relieve Mandeville back
How Much Back Pain Do Kids Get? Boys Vs. Girls.
The influence of Mandeville backpacks on young
people’s back pain occurrence is real. There
is a higher occurrence of Mandeville low back pain when carrying
backpacks likely due to the increased forces in
the spinal discs. (1) One Brazilian study shows that 55.7%
of 5th to 8th graders report back pain. The way they carry the backpack is pointed to as
being a factor. (2) Another study done in Italy reported
that greater than 60% of school kids 6 to 19 years of age in one
study reported back pain. Girls who used
backpacks voiced having more severe pain and more
frequent back pain than boys. (3) Is this type of statistic about girls
having more intense back pain and more frequent back pain because
they carry more stuff than boys? No. It seems
that the longer they carry the backpacks, the
more back pain they experience. This may be due to
anatomical, physiological and/or environmental differences between boys and
girls. That makes another great subject for the next backpack/back
pain study! (3) Mandeville Chiropractic treats adolescents with back pain be it due to
backpack carrying or other causes with gentle, effective chiropractic care incorporating Cox Technic.
Relief for Backpack Mandeville Back Pain
Boys/Girls. Heavy backpack/light backpack. Long time
carrying the bookbag/short time carrying the bookbag. All these various
issues may well play a part in back pain experienced
by adolescents who carry book bags or backpacks. Mandeville chiropractic
care helps relieve the back pain and help determine the
influencing factors and means for back pain prevention.
Visit Mandeville Chiropractic
Schedule a Mandeville chiropractic appointment today
to talk about back pain and backppack carrying.
Mandeville back pain relief is promising at
Mandeville Chiropractic with Mandeville chiropractic care!
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