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Thursday, September 19, 2013

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CHKD Parenting: Backpack Weight

Dr. Allison Crepeau share advice during Backpack Awareness Month on WVEC

Backpack weight is becoming an increasing problem, and studies show that heavy backpacks can lead to both back pain and poor posture. CHKD Orthopedic and Sports Medicine physician Dr. Allison Crepeau shares some advice for parents.