• The Backpack Dilemma Function VS Fashion

    The Backpack Dilemma Function VS Fashion

    Chiropractors, pediatricians and orthopedic surgeons alike agree that backpacks are a problem for your child’s spine. While alone they may not cause major problems, overloading and improper carrying of a backpack can lead to headaches, neck, shoulder, and lower back pain. An article published in Spine journal stated, “Of the 1,122 backpack users, 74% were

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  • Car Seats &Your Child’s Safety

    Car Seats &Your Child’s Safety

    Any parent with a newborn to preschooler knows about car seats; a necessary evil that comes with any automobile trip. Whether it’s a short jaunt to the grocery store or a three hour drive to visit relatives, the child restraint system is required by law for your child’s safety. But how safe is it NHTSA

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  • Bicycling Safely

    Bicycling Safely

    Bicycling has become extremely popular in the United States. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention it is estimated that 66.9 million Americans ride bicycles; of that, over 33 million are children. But each year at least 500,000 bicyclists are seen in hospital emergency rooms. Of course, being concerned parents, we all know

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