Tablets Can Cause Hand, Finger Pain and Neck Pain


  Tablets like Apple's iPad and the Samsung Tab are not just the rage but have become indispensable for convenience. These are great tools that are not without their chronic pain risks as we discovered with desk top computers. "Prolonged use of tablet computers can cause different forms of repetitive strain injuries to the fingers and hands," notes John L. Pappas, MD, the medical director for the Beaumont Centers for Pain Medicine in Royal Oak, Mich. "Good posture and frequent, short breaks can help minimize these symptoms." Tablets and smartphones can cause a different kind of tension and pain, since the neck...

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College Expenses Weighing You Down

Many high school students using electronic tablets. Taking notes in class on the tablet can be cumbersome and slow on the electronic keyboard. Why buy a laptop, you can make the tablet a laptop. The Pad Go Round allows you to set the tablet on a mini tripod. You can buy an inexpensive bluetooth keyboard that is compact and will fit in a backpack or small case.  They are quick and easy to set up at a desk in the lecture hall. Save yourself the extra expense of a laptop or PC and try the Pad Go Round.

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