Growing Pains

By |November 21st, 2019|

Growing pains is a common term discussed by parents. Growing pains are described as achy muscle pain that affect some pre-schoolers and primary school children.

Growing Pains: ‘Non-specific leg pain which affects otherwise healthy children.’  (Evans 2010)

The cause of growing pains remains unclear. The following theories however are major contributors:

Increased activity – strenuous activities such as running, […]