Backpack safety: Watch your kid's back - LubbockOnline.com
Carrying a heavy backpack daily won't build muscle, but it could damage it.
"So when it comes to age groups, really what's more important is percentage of body weight to weight in the backpack," said Cynthia Tiongco, assistant professor in occupational therapy and occupational therapists for the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.
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The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences hosted its 34th Annual Student Research Week March 8-11.
The National Cancer Institute awarded a five-year, $1.9 million grant to C. Patrick Reynolds, M.D., Ph.D., director for the School of Medicine Cancer Center at TTUHSC.
The Willed Body Program has served West Texas since 1972 and is the foundation upon which the TTUHSC Institute of Anatomical Sciences is built.
The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) recently hosted traditional commencement ceremonies for its 1,595-member Class of 2022.
The school, which is the sixth at the university, aims to train future health care leaders in population and public health.