New research has now pinpointed how lugging around a heavy backpack is contributing to lower back and shoulder pain. A study published Monday recommends four ways to reduce and redistribute the load children are carrying to avoid injuring young shoulders and backs. Children generally carry about 22 percent of their body weight in backpacks -- for a teenager, that can amount to more than 30 pounds of books, food, calculators, iPods and other necessities of modern life. When that amount of pressure is focused on one or two narrow shoulder straps, the weight can easily reduce blood flow to kids' skin and muscles.
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Objectives: Cognitive behavioural therapy CBT is an effective treatment for depression, but many clients do not complete therapy. What clients find difficult about CBT is poorly understood. This study explored clients' views and experiences of face-to-face CBT. Design: A mixed methods design was used to collect data as part of the CoBalT trial. Method: Participants randomized to CBT indicated their reasons for never starting or stopping therapy on the follow-up questionnaires.
Second grade teacher Brandy Young gained national attention in when a note she wrote to her class parents was posted on social media. Two years later, Young is teaching second grade at a new school, A. Elder Elementary School in Joshua, Texas.
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