Smartfish Technologies has recently introduced some very interesting user input devices featuring a new technology they call ErgoMotion, which is built on the concept that movement is the key to healthier computing.
Here’s a useful article that discusses some of the preventive measures you can take to avoid getting carpal tunnel syndrome. Lots of good info and tips.
Here are some good suggestions for setting up your computer workstation for optimum ergonomics. Give ’em a try so you don’t end up like that fellow in the illustration!
RSI (Repetitive Stress Injury) affects millions of people, but if you are unaware of the symptoms, how can you avoid it? This article takes a look at some of the warning signs of RSI.
RSI-Relief.com now offers a way to keep up with the world of Repetitive Strain Injury and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome on Facebook, one of the world’s largest social networking web sites. Become a fan, and join this vibrant community!
The MouseBean Hand Rest is designed to provide support, protection and comfort when using a mouse, and can help reduce tension and stress in the hand, arm, shoulder, neck and back.
Surgery should be a last resort for dealing with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, but even if it’s “successful”, there are post-surgery dangers and complications to be aware of.
I have a weakness for video games, and the latest one that’s grabbed hold of my imagination is “Plants vs. Zombies”, an incredibly addictive stategy game. But it requires a LOT of point-and-click action. So fair warning: If you have problems with your hands, stay away from Plants vs. Zombies.
The NoHands Mouse is an interesting and innovative foot-operated mouse that consists of two separate pedals. One pedal operates the pointer, while the other is used for button clicking.
Over two years ago Judy experienced tingling and numbness in her right hand, and her search for relief led her to herbal supplements. Read her story here.