BayCare Clinic in the News: Excessive backpack weight

Thu, Aug 22, 2019

Dr. Christopher Howson discusses kids and heavy backpacks

WHO: Dr. Christopher Howson, a pain and rehab medicine physician with BayCare Clinic, was interviewed for a WLUK Fox 11 News “Good Day Wisconsin” back-to-school segment about heavy backpacks.


WHAT: It’s important to check the weight of kids’ backpacks as they head back to school.


WHERE: The story aired Thursday morning on WLUK Fox 11 News.


WHEN: It is available online. Watch the video. Scroll down to the second video.


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