It is time to put your smartphone aside or how heavy surfing may cause carpal tunnel syndrome

Heavy users of smartphones tap and swipe on their mobile phones’ touchscreens more than 5,000 times a day. A study presented at the Congress of the European Academy of Neurology in Amsterdam shows that these finger acrobatics can put major strain on the nerves of the hand and arm. In the worst cases, heavy users … Continue reading It is time to put your smartphone aside or how heavy surfing may cause carpal tunnel syndrome