School furniture may be the culprit behind teens' back pains

10/1/2013 | DailyRx.com

Greater distance between the top of desks and elbow height was linked to about a 39% increased risk of upper back pain among teens, particularly girls, Portuguese researchers reported in the International Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics. They found no evidence that the use of backpacks and children's weight are associated with back pain.

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