Saturday, October 21, 2017

Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)

Repetitive strain injury is caused by the overuse of muscles mainly in the upper body, especially the hands, wrists, knuckles, arms, shoulders, back or neck caused basically by repeated actions such as excessive use of a mouse, keyboard or most commonly excessive use of texting on mobile phones. As a computer user that works many hours using a mouse and keyboard I can vouch that repetitive strain injury can be very painful indeed. Apart from the obvious and the actions highlighted above RSI is also common in users of the guitar, knife or similar repetitive actions. It is an occupational overuse syndrome affecting muscles, tendons and nerves in the arms, hands and upper back; hence it is also known as work related upper limb disorder.

Find sites listed in this busy area of Ableize offering official details, symptoms, treatment and recovery advice along with a number of products and aids such as specially designed ergonomic keyboards, speech dictation software to alleviate typing, specifically designed mice etc all designed to enable you to continue your everyday life with relief from RSI.  If you have a website  that provides repetitive strain injury products and information to assist with the pain and discomfort of RSI and you would like to see it promoted here along with any Facebook and Twitter pages simply click the Submit Your Site link at the top of the page to view our extremely competitive website promotion fees.
 

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London RSI Support Group

Providing mutual support and advice through monthly meetings and events held at their London location. Includes a what is repetitive strain injury section.

 

 

 

 


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