It’s back to school time again in St. Francisville! And out come the backpacks. There’s always a mild debate
about the influence of backpacks
on back pain in young people. There is always talk about
how the kids are to get all their stuff necessary for
homework to and from from home if not in a backpack. There
is a quandary for you! No more homework, maybe?!
Not likely! Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville understands and is here for those St. Francisville school kids (and
older folks) who use backpacks and get an unexpected bout of St. Francisville back pain.
Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville has a way to relieve St. Francisville back
How Much Back Pain Do Kids Get? Boys Vs. Girls.
The influence of St. Francisville backpacks on young
people’s back pain incidence is real. There’s a higher occurrence of St. Francisville low back pain when carting
backpacks probably 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 stated that 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 since25
they carry more stuff than boys? No. It is more likely
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) Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville 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 St. Francisville Back Pain
Boys/Girls. Heavy backpack/light backpack. Long time
carrying the bookbag/short time carrying the bookbag. All these different
issues may well have a role in back pain felt
by adolescents who use book bags or backpacks. St. Francisville chiropractic
care may help ease the back pain and help determine the
influencing factors and means for back pain prevention.
Visit Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville
Schedule a St. Francisville chiropractic appointment today
to discuss back pain and backppack carrying.
St. Francisville back pain relief is possible at
Family & Sports Chiropractic of St. Francisville with St. Francisville chiropractic care!
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