May 23, 2017
Did you know that more and more children is referred for physiotherapy because they suffer from tension-related headaches and neck pains. The problems are caused by an excessive use of tablets and smartphones and laptop computers. When a child sits with head bowed at an angle of 30 degrees the neck has to bear a load of 18 kg.
It helps, however, to do exercises, e.g. by carrying an object on their head like Gonge's Clown's Hat. This exercise will strengthen the neck.
More info to get in Gonge's newsletter, Gonge Insights, May 2017: