Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSI) are most often associated with the hands, because we use our hands for so much, but in reality, RSI can happen nearly anywhere on the body.
Former NFL quarterback Todd Marinovich, who overcame drug addiction to become a successful artist, recently had carpal tunnel surgery, in an effort to save his new career.
Playing an instrument is physically demanding and practice and performing often require many hours a day in stressful positions. It is important that all musicians listen not only to the music but to their own bodies.
Gardening is a popular activity for many people, but for people who suffer from RSI, it can sometimes be a challenge, because it’s often a very hand-intensive activity. Ergonomic tools may be able to help!
Sometimes it can be a challenge to convince business leaders to invest in ergonomic improvements, but this little calculator may help you make the business case.
This sounds a little odd, but it comes from a respected source, an Injury Prevention Specialist and Wellness Consultant at St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center.
A story from Plano, Texas highlights a problem many hairstylists experience from working intensely with their hands for many hours each day.
Mary related her experiences with Dragon Dictate for Macintosh and Dragon Naturally Speaking for Windows, and reaches a perhaps surprising conclusion.