A Student Had To Undergo A Surgery For Doing This Same Thing Everyday - Carrying A Heavy Backpack To School!


Backpacks are essential part of a student’s life. It is a convenient way to carry school supplies and books. However, experts say that children should carry no more than 10% to 15% of their body weight in their bag.  Still, many kids carry more than what is advised. 

A Student Had To Undergo A Surgery For Doing This Same Thing Everyday - Carrying A Heavy Backpack To School!

Heavy bags, when placed the wrong way can cause bent hips or permanently arched backs. It can result the spine to bend unnaturally which may lead to shoulder, neck, or back pain.

A Student Had To Undergo A Surgery For Doing This Same Thing Everyday - Carrying A Heavy Backpack To School!

Netizen, Zahir Ali shared what happened to his nephew after carrying a heavy loaded backpack for some time. The boy’s shoulder was slouched when walking and he would often complain about back pain. Upon having the boy check by a doctor, it was revealed that he needed to go through a major surgery.

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