Tag: back pain

5 Backpack Safety Tips Your Back Will Thank You For!

Wednesday, September, 30th, 2015 at 10:06 am by hs-admin

One of the essential elements of any back-to-school ensemble is, of course, a backpack. Unfortunately, in addition to carrying books and school supplies, backpacks are also a leading cause of shoulder and back pain for millions of kids and teens. As the students in your life head back to school, keep these tips from the American Chiropractic Association in mind to help minimize the damage. Backpack Safety Tips Whether you’re choosing a backpack for yourself [Read More...]

Could Flip Flops Be Causing Your Back Pain?

Monday, June, 1st, 2015 at 7:39 am by hs-admin

Summer is in full swing, and after months of being stuck wearing heavy winter boots, many people are excited to break out their favorite summer footwear – flip flops. Unfortunately, these summer staples could be to blame for back pain and foot pain and an increased need for chiropractic care. Are flip flops causing your pain? Flip Flops and Back Pain Studies have proven that wearing flip flops causes people to alter their gait. People [Read More...]