Dallas Morning News: Special Needs Blog
12th August 2015
Back-to-School Backpack Safety Tips
A new school year is just around the corner, and with it comes a whole new year full of possibilities for your child and plenty to keep your mind occupied. One thing you shouldn’t have to worry about is if your child’s backpack is causing any health problems, now or in the future.
Carrying too much weight or positioning your child’s backpack incorrectly could lead to a number of health issues, including stooped posture, tingling in the arms, weakened muscles, and an aching back or shoulders.