Kids officially a pain in the neck….and back!

In my August Column to coincide with Seniors Week, I wrote an article about the benefits of Chiropractic care for older people. This month I'd like to expand a little on that demographic. A recent survey conducted by the CAA across Australia found that Chiropractors are increasingly reporting cases of neck and lower back pain as a result of lifestyle activities, including looking after the grandchildren. So It’s official, I can safely conclude that children really are a pain in the neck, as new data from the CAA reveals that babysitting is increasingly becoming one of the main activities to cause spine-related problems in older Australians. According to a recent survey of CAA members, 87 per cent of chiropractors are [...]