Back Pain Is Caused By Children’s Heavier Backpacks And Adult’s Workbags

Back Pain Is Caused By Children’s Heavier Backpacks And Adult’s Workbags

There Are More Cases Of Scoliosis In Kids And Unbalances And Gaits In Adults

Kids are carrying heavier backpacks to school, while adults are also carrying heavier purses and workbags with essential and not-so-essential things. All leads to back pain, neck pain, and sciatica. In the case of kids, there is an increase in the risk of scoliosis and disk compression. Studies have also shown more cases of lumbar asymmetry, or lower back curvature, and damage to the soft tissues in the shoulder. On the other hand, adults prefer wearing bags on one side, leading to imbalances and gaits. More here.