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Why am I having trouble writing and typing?

Why am I having trouble writing and typing?

Occupation cramp?: Writers cramp is a possibility see a neurologist. ...Read more

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What is the best posture while typing?

What is the best posture while typing?

Posture: The best posture is sitting upright with your back straight. Avoid slouching or leaning forward. Try not to rest your hands or forearms on any solid surface. Take frequent breaks and try to avoid being in one position for a prolonged period of time. ...Read more

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What would cause sudden difficulty writing and typing?

What would cause sudden difficulty writing and typing?

Acute neuro problem: Sudden loss of ability to perform fine finger/hand coordination activity could be due to a small stroke, at an age. Have it checked out. Now. ...Read more

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What disease of the nervous system makes you have trouble typing?

What disease of the nervous system makes you have trouble typing?

Several: Difficulty typing can be related to motor control or executive function, both of which can be affected by neurodegenerative diseases but also by diseases of the peripheral nervous system. If this problem is consistent, I would recommend further conversation with me: www. Healthtap. Com/drileneruhoy and use key code RQMXWM or see your physician for further evaluation and management. ...Read more

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I have a broken 4th metacarpal. How long till I can go back to typing at work?

I have a broken 4th metacarpal. How long till I can go back to typing at work?

Varies: It varies somewhat based on the location of the fracture. Fractures at the proximal 4th metacarpal can be treated with a short arm cast with fingers free and you could potentially continue typing immediately. Fractures more distal Often come out over the fingers and it would be difficult to type until cast removed which would usually be 4-6 weeks ...Read more

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After day of heavy typing, my left pinky feels weird. My strength, reaction time, and sensation are normal. It feels vague and stiff. Why? Help :- (

After day of heavy typing, my left pinky feels weird. My strength, reaction time, and sensation are normal. It feels vague and stiff. Why? Help :- (

Overuse injuries: Hi Dorothy,
Usually with physical activities such as typing it is possible to suffer overuse injuries to our digits. It is a good sign if you do not have significant pain in your pinky. Repetitive stress or overuse injuries can include tendon strain and tendonitis, which are likely with your clinical picture. Try to rest your affected pinky by using other fingers to do its typing jobs. ...Read more

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I am having disorganized thoughts. For example my internal thought process will go "Finish typing this sentence cardboard sweater". What could this be?

I am having disorganized thoughts. For example my internal thought process will go "Finish typing this sentence cardboard sweater". What could this be?

Talk about it in Tx: It is probably frightening, but it can be a less terrible Dx than psychosis. Describe it in accurate detail to your therapist. If they think it is something you can work on, that's good if not ask for a referral. Eval and Tx plan is what you need. Whatever it is, you'll be able to start to deal with it. Don't give up and try to feel strong. Then you can meet this challenge. Best! ...Read more

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What are indications of hla typing?

What are indications of hla typing?

Immunology: Usually hla typing is performed to look for immune compatibility (or lack thereof). Examples include transplant, platelet transfusion, and certain autoimmune diseases. ...Read more

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Does alloderm require tissue typing?

NO: Alloderm is used in many clinical situations. It is a dermal replacement and is processed to avoid such a need. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: hla typing?

What is the definition or description of: hla typing?

HLA typing: Describes the determination of proteins on the cell surface which the immune system utilizes to assign self and not self. There are multiple genes which encode these proteins on chromosome 6. ...Read more

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What is the best position for your wrists while typing?

What is the best position for your wrists while typing?

Neutral position.: Frequent typing might increase the risk to suffer from various pain symptoms in the wrists and fingers since you put stress on nerves passing between the lower arm and hand.
The best position to minimize pain is to support the base of the hand on a soft pad and have the wrists bent slightly upwards.
Frequent rests are important. ...Read more

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Can't move my finger without pain? Due to too much typing?

Can't move my finger without pain? Due to too much typing?

More detail: Are you having pain? Is it locking or just stiff? Do you have any numbness or tingling? Do you have any medical problems such as diabetes? Are your symptoms worse in the morning? Any history of trauma? ...Read more

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How to stop tension in shoulder and wrists caused by typing?

How to stop tension in shoulder and wrists caused by typing?

Take breaks: Breaks with frequent stretching helps keep muscles and joints loose and from stiffness. ...Read more

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My wrist always hurt. Could it be from typing on a keyboard all day?

My wrist always hurt. Could it be from typing on a keyboard all day?

Could be.: You should always give a break by moving around and exercising your wrists and have a good support for typing. ...Read more

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Vit d was low now normal but still pain while typing what could be this?

Please Clarify: A low vitamin d level would not cause pain. I am unsure where your pain is or why you were taught that the vitamin d level would be the cause of it. ...Read more

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Should I eat according to my metabolic type? Or is metabolic typing just a theory?

Should I eat according to my metabolic type? Or is metabolic typing just a theory?

Not even a theory: It's rubbish, intended to sell books without any scientific basis. Eat sensibly, avoid tobacco and other addictions, and exercise. If you get focused on there being some other key to health, or read a lot of "diagnose yourself" websites, they'll get your money and time and you'll never feel well again. ...Read more

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I do data entry at work and have shoulder pain. Is it from all the typing and sitting?

Possibly: It is possible to get neck, shoulder, as well as low back pain from sitting at a desk for prolonged periods of time. This is usually due to poor sitting posture. Proper lumbar support will shift your pelvis forward which will correct your sitting posture and help keep your shoulders back. Make sure that your office chair has adequate lumbar support. If your pain does not improve see your md. ...Read more

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Past year started transposing words in sentences often, typing, and several times speaking. Also forget common words frequently. Just age related?

Past year started transposing words in sentences often, typing, and several times speaking. Also forget common words frequently. Just age related?

Although it could be: Normal aging, I would request a consult with a neurologist to rule out any neurological issues that are impacting on the speech and verbal areas of the brain. ...Read more

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Why do my fingers swell up after typing?

Why do my fingers swell up after typing?

Most likely: Tendonitis, after you use your fingers a lot most likely you develop tendonitis which cause the swelling. ...Read more

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What can I do to minimize wrist pain from typing?

Splints and position: Most wrist pain from typing is caused by poor positioning and movement of the wrist. You should wear straight wrist splints and adjust the height of the keyboard so your elbows are bent at 90 degrees. Also use a keyboard not just a laptop. ...Read more

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How to cure wrist pain and discomfort when typing?

Wrist pain: There may not be a cure if you do daily constant typing. You can try a wrist pad for your computer keyboard. Also try increasing your seat height which can relieve stress to the wrist. ...Read more

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Pain in the right side of neck from typing too much?

Pain in the right side of neck from typing too much?

Possibly: If you are able, take 5 minutes every hour to stop work and get up to move around, including your neck. ...Read more

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Can constantly typing on the keyboard cause a backache?

Can constantly typing on the keyboard cause a backache?

Definitely, yes: Repetative work in less than natural positions can cause a variety of musculoskeletal aches and pains. Try to avoid prolonged use (eg. Don't spend your after-work hours playing computer games). Find a chair that is comfortable - with arm supports, too. Arrange keyboard height for best comfort. Get up and move around periodically. Get plenty of exercise when not at keyboard. ...Read more

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What's the best way to relieve wrist pain from typing too much?

What's the best way to relieve wrist pain from typing too much?

Breaks and stretch: Yes, frequent breaks...Even if they are just for a minute or two can help. Ergonomic correct positioning is essential. In addition warm up flexibility exercises and stretching during quick breaks can make a big difference. ...Read more

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I have been having wrist pain during and after typing. What is wrong?

I have been having wrist pain during and after typing. What is wrong?

Carpal tunnel: It is most likely carpal tunnel syndrome and can probably be treated with wrist supports and a cushion under your forearms when typing. Seek a consult with a qualified hand surgeon. ...Read more

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I feel cloudy vision when reading typing on mobile suggest any eyedrop or medicine?

I feel cloudy vision when reading typing on mobile suggest any eyedrop or medicine?

Please see an: Eye doctor. You are young, but perhaps you have cataracts or some other vision issue. The doc will help. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I received the results of HPV typing and I'm positive for LR57/71, HR 56, HR 66/68. Is there a cure? Does it go away?

I received the results of HPV typing and I'm positive for LR57/71, HR 56, HR 66/68. Is there a cure? Does it go away?

Follow doc's advice: Almost all HPV infections are cleared by the immune system, usually 1-2 yr. Viral DNA may persist with chance of later recurrence, but for practical purposes the infection is gone. More important than HPV itself is whether you have dysplasia (pre-cancer cells) of the cervix or other infected area. Even high-risk HPV rarely leads to actual cancer. Follow doc's advice about treatment and follow-up. ...Read more

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I constantly replace words with others that either sound similar or I have an association with, but only when typing, never when speaking. Medical?

I constantly replace words with others that either sound similar or I have an association with, but only when typing, never when speaking. Medical?

Expressive language: There are disorders of speech and other disorders of writing that manifest separately or can be combined, I suggest you see a psychiatrist to evaluate you then he may find it necessary to do neuropsychiatric testing to further probe into that. ...Read more

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I received the results of HPV viral typing and I'm positive for HPV LR57/71 HPV HR 56 HPV HR 66/68 Is there anything I can do to stop HPV. And partner?

I received the results of HPV viral typing and I'm positive for HPV LR57/71 HPV HR 56 HPV HR 66/68 Is there anything I can do to stop HPV. And partner?

HPV: HPV 56, 66/68 are high risk strains for cervical cancer, using a female condom would prevent skin contact and spread of HPV, also using Microbicides

A 2005 review article suggested that several inexpensive chemicals might serve to block HPV transmission if applied to the genitals prior to sexual contact. Carrageenan which is a sexual lubricant brand may prevent spread of HPV ...Read more

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Can I take aspirin before a blood typing test?  

Can I take aspirin before a blood typing test?  

Yes: You can take an aspirin prior to blood typing test. Why are you taking aspirin? Are other tests being done at the same time as the blood typing test?
if so, need to confirm that aspirin would be ok ...Read more

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Why are my hands vibrating/tingling (only when typing)?

Why are my hands vibrating/tingling (only when typing)?

Hand tingling: Sounds like you may have a case of carpel tunnel syndrome. The symptoms of numbness or tingling in the first three digits while typing may be a sign of this condition. ...Read more