Very Heavy School Backpacks?

Researchers of the Centre of educational resources, headquartered in Porto, presented today a set of measures to help solve the problem of excessive weight of school bags, one of them goes through a locker per student.

In a study performed by researchers Adalberto Dias de Carvalho and Nuno Fatigues, which Lusa had access, 13 are proposed measures which they consider essential to reduce the health effects of overweight children of backpacks, which “often” have a weight higher than is medically recommended (10% to 15% of total body weight among children and adolescents).
The researchers propose assigning a fixed room per class, so as to reduce the travelling to school with his backpack, the organisation of timetables able to minimise requests for school supplies and sending, at the beginning of the school year, a list with all the school supplies necessary for the classes and that corresponds to a predictable, effective utilization as well as the temporal scale your according to petsinclude.com.
The authors of the study point out that the excess weight of school bags contributes to the occurrence of health problems of children and youth, including back pain, poor posture and gait changes, as conclusions of several studies, including the World Health Organization.
The debates on this issue extend for several years in many countries by the Centre’s researchers argue that a concerted action of all actors involved in this problem.
In the document “the weight of school bags: contributions to a reasoned reflection” is also recommended the Organization of timetables able to minimise requests for school supplies and the implementation of training guidelines, notably in the context of curricular area of health education, with a view to the clarification of the students about the great way to organize and carry your bags.

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