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Pain Among Children and Adolescents

By |November 5, 2009|Education, News|

Pain Among Children and Adolescents

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SOURCE:   Pediatrics 2005 (Feb); 115 (2): e152-62

Musculoskeletal problems (NMS) in children are associated with both physical and psychologic consequences, and they can become barriers for participation in physical activity and sports, resulting in negative consequences for the individual’s health throughout life.

A recent study in Germany involved interviewing children (and their parents) to determine what percentage of them had NMS copmplaints. [1] The results of the study was quite surprising: