Maltron or Microsoft keyboard

As someone said earlier, what is best for one set of circumstances doesn’t always work in others. Just to add, then, that I found the Maltron keyboard very useful and was advised when I switched to the Microsoft keyboard that it … Continue reading

The Bookchair

The Bookchair – a book holder that really works, even for thick heavy books. Well, I noticed last week that the Bookchair is now being sold in Water stones — price £8.50. And the accompanying leaflet features quotes about the Bookchair from people … Continue reading

Pens

Question: I have a problem with pens etc. not with holding them too tight but with the pressure needed to use them, i.e. ballpoints etc. It’s got to the point where I can only use fountain pens and soft pencils … Continue reading

RSI Help

Question: I noticed the page and RSI and wanted to ask you some questions. I recently had an exam where I felt a tingling in my hand, a sought of sharp pain and weakness. This was after 1 hour of writing, and … Continue reading

RSI – General

Question: I have been suffering for just over a year now, I have seen various consultants and doctors and they are only guessing what my problem is. I get pain and aching in my right wrist and shooting pains in my … Continue reading

RSI Compensation

BANK WORKERS WIN KEYBOARDS CASE Five former Midland Bank workers who suffered “considerable pain” in their arms, necks and shoulders after their work rate was increased have been awarded over £50,000 in compensation after winning a test case. Comment 1: … Continue reading

Need Advice Desperately!

Question: I just recently decided to go on holiday to Fuerteventura to try and alleviate my symptoms of rsi. As I took my holiday my symptoms have deteriorated considerably. I therefore need some serious advice. Here are my symptoms over … Continue reading

How to Treat RSI?

Repetitive strain injury is an umbrella term for a number of injuries associated with the overuse of muscles, tendons, and nerves. We’re going to show you what to do if you believe you’re suffering from an RSI. Please bear in … Continue reading

Physiotherapy

Question: I have been reading correspondence from this site for 2 years. I have had RSI for 4 years now; first occurrence was definitely generated by computer use- (though I did train and work as a carpenter for 3 years … Continue reading