SAN ANTONIO, August 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Back to school often means back and neck pain for schoolchildren. The chiropractor Dr. Donald Phillips combats this by teaching his students how to avoid pain from backpacks and heavy books. Dr. Phillips Chiropractic Nutrition and Wellness, based in San Antonio, TX, is dedicated to helping students get healthy and practice good habits early in the school year.
Dr. Phillips says he’s seen way too many students suffer from back-to-school pain.
“Carrying heavy backpacks is a burden for children,” he says. “We want to teach students to avoid this and prevent chronic back pain.”
Dr. Phillips has dedicated his career to helping patients lead healthier lifestyles, especially children. His team of chiropractors knows that in August it will start seeing patients experiencing back pain from backpacks, books, slumber and more. This year they are prepared.
The chiropractor is concentrating his efforts this year on education and prevention. Dr. Phillips says correct posture is one of the most important aspects of preventing chronic back pain. Sitting in a desk chair or carrying a heavy backpack often leads to poor posture habits. Dr. Phillips teaches his students to sit up straight and stand up to avoid back, neck, and shoulder pain.
In addition, Dr. Phillips Chiropractic Nutrition and Wellness, Relieving Students of Current Pain. Dr. Phillips would like to emphasize the importance of correcting problems at a young age.
“When children develop pain from poor posture, it usually doesn’t go away on its own,” says Dr. Phillips. “Our services are working to eliminate this pain and prevent future problems for children.”
The chiropractic treatment with Dr. Phillips Chiropractic Nutrition and Wellness includes pediatric care. Dr. Phillips offers adjustments to help with stiffness, hunched shoulders, and more. Chiropractic adjustments gently realign the body. Misalignments are common when carrying heavy items like backpacks, says Dr. Phillips.
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When the children return to school, this team of chiropractors focuses on the combination of education, prevention and corrective care. Dr. Phillips recommends that children get screened before returning to school to make sure they are healthy and to guide them in dealing with the physical stress of the school year.
Dr. Phillips Chiropractic Nutrition and Wellness provides holistic care and pain relief services to patients in San Antonio, TX. With chiropractic care, nutritional counseling, massage therapy, and more, the team works to help patients achieve their overall wellbeing. Dr. Phillips supports patients with chronic pain, injuries, and other medical conditions.
Dr. Phillips Chiropractic Nutrition and Wellness
San Antonio, TX