Fernandina Beach Back Packs and Back Pain: A Chiropractic Topic

It’s that time of year again in Fernandina Beach: back to school! And so are the backpacks. There’s always a mild debate about just how harmful (or not!) back packs are back pain in young people. There is always discussion about how the kids are to get all their stuff needed for homework back and forth from home if not in a backpack. There’s a quandary for you! Ban homework?! Not likely! Amelia Chiropractic Clinic understands and is here for those Fernandina Beach school kids (and older folks) who use backpacks and find themselves experiencing Fernandina Beach back pain. Amelia Chiropractic Clinic has a treatment plan to relieve Fernandina Beach back pain!

How Much Back Pain Do Kids Get? Boys Vs. Girls. 

The influence of Fernandina Beach backpacks on young people’s back pain incidence is genuine. There is a higher occurrence of Fernandina Beach low back pain when carting backpacks likely due to the increased forces in the spinal discs. (1) One Brazilian study documents that 55.7% of 5th to 8th graders report back pain. An influencing factor is likely the way the back pack is carried. (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 because they carry more stuff than boys? No. It seems that the longer they cart the backpacks around, the more back pain they have. This may be thanks to anatomical, physiological and/or environmental differences between boys and girls. That makes another great topic for the next backpack/back pain study! (3) Amelia Chiropractic Clinic 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 Fernandina Beach 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 felt by adolescents who carry book bags or backpacks. Fernandina Beach chiropractic care helps relieve the back pain and help figure out what’s causing it and how to prevent it.

Visit Amelia Chiropractic Clinic 

Schedule a Fernandina Beach chiropractic appointment today to discuss back pain and backppack carrying. Fernandina Beach back pain relief is promising at Amelia Chiropractic Clinic with Fernandina Beach chiropractic care!

 
 
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