Soapbox: Video Game Injuries Are No Laughing Matter

Technology is incredibly unfriendly to our frail human bodies.It's a little embarrassing to say that I permanently messed up my wrists by playing too many video games, but it's true. Well, partly true. I don't imagine having a job that requires this much typing is particularly good for them, either.My path to chronic tendinitis is like something that my mum would have said after a Saturday eight-hour marathon of Ocarina of Time: if you play too many games, you'll end up with square eyes, bad posture, and no job. Well, I have a job (even if it is about video games), but the other two came true: I wear glasses, and I look like the Hunchback of Notre Dame. And now, I also have wrists that go on strike if I play games for too long. Sorry, mum. I should have listened.Read the full article on nintendolife.com

Soapbox: Video Game Injuries Are No Laughing Matter
Technology is incredibly unfriendly to our frail human bodies.It's a little embarrassing to say that I permanently messed up my wrists by playing too many video games, but it's true. Well, partly true. I don't imagine having a job that requires this much typing is particularly good for them, either.My path to chronic tendinitis is like something that my mum would have said after a Saturday eight-hour marathon of Ocarina of Time: if you play too many games, you'll end up with square eyes, bad posture, and no job. Well, I have a job (even if it is about video games), but the other two came true: I wear glasses, and I look like the Hunchback of Notre Dame. And now, I also have wrists that go on strike if I play games for too long. Sorry, mum. I should have listened.Read the full article on nintendolife.com