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Backpack Safety Tips

Friday, August 26, 2022

As we all fall into new routines this month, we want to share some best practices to prevent backpack-related injuries as your kids go back to school.

DID YOU KNOW: Backpack Fun Facts

In 2016, over 6,300 kids had backpack-related injuries severe enough to receive Emergency Room treatment.

It is estimated that 14,000 children are treated for backpack-related injuries every year.

In a recent study, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission found that 75% of children surveyed between the ages of 8 to 12 years complained of back pain related to their backpacks.

ProHealth Chiropractic & Injury Center - Backpack Safety Tips

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