11 Dec 2014

Text neck

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:06 pm on 11 December 2014

There have been a number of stories in the media this week reporting a big increase in "text neck" - frequently bending the neck and looking down for long periods of time, puts pressure on the muscles and spine's vertebra as it is an unnatural position. Ian d'Young is an Auckland physiotherapist.

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