Well Within Reach

Back to School: Tips for Backpack Safety

September 21, 2020 MTS Physical Therapy Season 1 Episode 19
Well Within Reach
Back to School: Tips for Backpack Safety
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Well Within Reach
Back to School: Tips for Backpack Safety
Sep 21, 2020 Season 1 Episode 19
MTS Physical Therapy

On this episode JD Boudreaux speaks with Joseph Marino, a dual credentialed physical therapist and athletic trainer that works at the Youngsville location of MTS Physical Therapy. 

In this episode, Joe discusses the dangers kids face when consistently carrying too heavy of a backpack. He describes how to calculate the appropriate weight of your child’s backpack and offers simple tips to reduce risk of injury. He also provides a few examples of basic exercises to perform to improve postural alignment in kids. This is a can’t miss episode if you have kids returning to school this year. 

If you are looking for more information about our company, please visit mtspts.com. You can find all our career opportunities on our website under the Careers Tab. Please reach out to us at podcast@mtspts.com with content ideas for our podcasts or feedback of any kind.

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Show Notes

On this episode JD Boudreaux speaks with Joseph Marino, a dual credentialed physical therapist and athletic trainer that works at the Youngsville location of MTS Physical Therapy. 

In this episode, Joe discusses the dangers kids face when consistently carrying too heavy of a backpack. He describes how to calculate the appropriate weight of your child’s backpack and offers simple tips to reduce risk of injury. He also provides a few examples of basic exercises to perform to improve postural alignment in kids. This is a can’t miss episode if you have kids returning to school this year. 

If you are looking for more information about our company, please visit mtspts.com. You can find all our career opportunities on our website under the Careers Tab. Please reach out to us at podcast@mtspts.com with content ideas for our podcasts or feedback of any kind.

If you liked this episode, let us know! Share it with a friend and leave a review on iTunes or wherever you listen. While you’re there, be sure to click that subscribe button so you get notified as future episodes are released. Remember Your Best Self is WELL WITHIN REACH and so is our next episode.