PCA 2020

Safety

School Can be a Pain in the Neck!

Over the past couple of years there has been an enormous increase in the number of patient visits of young school age children to the chiropractic physicians office.

The culprit - overloaded backpacks

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Play Safe This Summer

COMMON SENSE CAN PREVENT SERIOUS INJURIES

Oh, these wonderful days of summer. The weather is warm, the days are long. There's plenty of time for kids and families to get out of the house and enjoy themselves.

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Safety Starts at Home

WAYS TO STAY SAFE, HAPPY, AND HEALTHY THIS SUMMER

Injuries in the home, hmmmm-when I was preparing to write this article I really had to think about how to try to make the subject of home injuries and home safety interesting. How would I grab your attention and say, "Hey, I'm talking to you!" without sounding like I know it all, or like I am implying that everyone's home is a death trap? After all, I am a parent too, and frankly, I think my home is pretty safe.

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Give Our Kids a Boost

Buckle Up for Safety

Plenty of confusion exists around the use of booster seats for children in vehicles. Many parents believe those once their children weigh more than 40 lb (18 kg) they can just buckle them into the adult seat belts in the vehicle. Kids, too, are part of the problem. Once a child gets out of the car seat, he thinks he's too big for a booster seat. 

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