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Can Surfing Web A Serious Risk To Your Health?

Can Surfing Web A Serious Risk To Your Health?

Of course yes! Web surfing can be particularly hazardous because for many it tends to be a leisure activity and most people are less aware of right hand and sitting posture. While surfing the web, many of you tend to lean away from the mouse which puts extra strain and pressure on your wrists and [...]

Updating Home Office With New Ergonomics

Updating Home Office With New Ergonomics

Many people do not realize that sitting at the computer all day can have dire effects on their body. In fact, whether you spend a large amount of time in your home office at the computer for pleasure or business you may be subject to suffering from chronic pain that you mistakenly treat with painkillers [...]

Visual Conditions Affecting Regular Computer Users

Visual Conditions Affecting Regular Computer Users

When most people think of problems that are associated with using a computer on a daily basis they think of software problems, connectivity issues, and slow processing speeds, not health related problems. However, the truth is that many people who regularly work from the computer actually suffer from vision problems that may be posing a [...]

How To Choose Wrist Splints For Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

How To Choose Wrist Splints For Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Wrist splints are specially designed for preventing wrist injuries such as carpal tunnel syndrome or any arthritic condition. They are quite useful for as a preventive measure for wrist injuries in stressful work environments and also for chronic and acute wrist conditions. For people who suffer from severe carpal tunnel syndrome, using a wrist splint [...]

A Home Office Should Be Far More Comfortable Than The One At Work

A Home Office Should Be Far More Comfortable Than The One At Work

Each year more people are working from their homes, new technology especially in the area of communications increasing means that everything can be done from the comfort of a home office. When setting up an office in the home, the level of comfort will be more important to the individual than the employer in the [...]

Tips To Avoid Computer Eye Problems

Tips To Avoid Computer Eye Problems

As computers continue to dominant both the workplace and home, computer vision syndrome is becoming more common and much more serious. On average, a person may spend up to 90% of their work day sitting at a computer not to mention personal time once they get home. Thus, it should not come as a surprise [...]

Tips For Selecting Foot Rests To Avoid Leg Strain

Tips For Selecting Foot Rests To Avoid Leg Strain

According to the study of ergonomics, comfort in the workplace is essential in order for productive employees. This is because if you are suffering from excessive strain on your back, legs, wrists, or any other area of your body you will likely feel more detached and melancholy about completing your work since your focus is [...]

Painkillers Are Not The Solution To Computer Wrist Pains

Painkillers Are Not The Solution To Computer Wrist Pains

For those who often suffer from backaches, neck pain, and other upper body pain in the muscles there may be a solution outside of simply noting that you have chronic pain. In fact, the solution may break down into one scientific study, ergonomics. Ergonomics is the study of people and their workplace. Its aim is [...]

How To Select Wrist Rests?

How To Select Wrist Rests?

For the most part, wrist rests are an excellent way to save your wrists from unneeded stress and strains and even from developing chronic pain or carpal tunnel syndrome. This is why they are one of the most popular ergonomic purchases that people make for their home offices since they save wrists from strain and [...]