Free Posture Screening - All August long!
For elementary, middle- and high-school students
Did you know?
* 1 in 4 students report having back pain for 15 days or more during the school year!
* In 2016 an estimated 6300 children were treated in emergency rooms for backpack-related injuries!
*60% of students ages 12-17 carry backpacks that weigh 10% or more of their bodyweight, and
*20% of students ages 12-17 carry backpacks that weigh 15% or more of their bodyweight!
LONG TERM EFFECTS OF CARRYING A HEAVY BACKPACK INCLUDE: strained neck and shoulders leading to headaches - reduced breathing capacity due to poor posture - scoliosis- back pain and muscle spasms
Call today to schedule your free screening!