Comments on: Maintaining Healthy Hands Software Engineering Stack Exchange Community Blog Wed, 14 Sep 2016 10:52:50 +0000 hourly 1 By: worldengineer Mon, 26 Nov 2012 18:52:12 +0000 It’s still off-topic on the site proper. The blog is more…flexible.

]]> By: glenatron Mon, 26 Nov 2012 13:23:37 +0000 Really useful, important stuff.

I asked a question about precisely this topic on back in the very early days. It was apparently off topic back then. Glad to hear it has become on-topic now.

I would also be interested to know if there is any research/information on reducing the likelihood of arthritic changes in the hand if we are using them for fine work over long periods.

By: Dean Mon, 26 Nov 2012 01:49:48 +0000 I already had a repetitive stress injury before I started programming. I found learning the Dvorak keyboard layout was a huge help, since it reduces the amount of movement your fingers have to make.