Carpal Tunnel and Computers

Study Says Computer Use Does
Not Cause Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
“A new Special Health Report from Harvard Medical School refutes the common assumption that computer use causes carpal tunnel syndrome. Instead, says this report edited by Harvard-based hand experts, carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by the compression of the median nerve in the wrist. This compression may occur because of heredity, body weight, fracture, or even pregnancy – but not computer use.”

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