Re: [NTO] Attn: Carpel tunnel folks
- Hi All,
I too recommend the pad but have found that the most significant factor is
raising your chair about 4 to 6 inches.
It is amazing what that will do for you.
At 01:30 PM 10/7/01 -0400, you wrote:
>As a former c.p. sufferer, I also recommend a gel pad below the keyboard_________________________________________________________
>which extends to the tablet. Fantastic comfort!
>----- Original Message -----
>Sent: Saturday, October 06, 2001 6:50 PM
>Subject: [NTO] Attn: Carpel tunnel folks
> > Hi Everybody,
> > I have numb hands and a worn-out elbow due to using
> > a mouse for 13 years. Three days ago I bought a pen
> > and tablet. "Research" on the internet seemed to say
> > that holding a pen to do detail work is a natural
> > thing, whereas doing detail work with your shoulder
> > muscles (using a mouse) is not good.
> > So far, I love the pen (for pointing and clicking) and my arms
> > feel great. I hold the pen in one hand, and in the other
> > I have a 5 button mouse, for customized commands. My 2
> > cents worth.
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