Posted on Jul 08, 2009 | Comments 0
Cold hands are usually caused by poor circulation and the condition afflicts certain people.
If these individuals have to use a computer on a regular basis it can be very uncomfortable.
If you work in an office which is drafty and has poor ventilation this also could cause limbs to get cold and it is often hard to get them to warm up. Thankfully there is a solution, which although sounds like a luxury, provides great relief for the people previously mentioned.
Infrared heated computer aids are very beneficial and are also very efficient both in cost and in the energy that they use. There are three areas where adding heat can soothe and assist the user. These are keyboard, the mouse and the pad because all of them are directly in contact with the hands. [Office Ergonomics]
Even in summer if an office environment has a strong air conditioning system then it can actually be quite cool to work in and for some people cold hands will result and lead to discomfort.
Most of the gadgets that are manufactured to heat up use a carbon filter which makes heat that is infrared. This is a very natural source of heat; coming from the sun’s rays and it is known to penetrate the skin therefore making it ideal for this purpose.
All available products connect to the actual computer via a USB cable so they are therefore very straightforward to use and easy to disconnect as required. The heated keyboard pad will send heat to more than just the hands so could be the best all round solution.
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