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My injury came from hockey, it just now applies to gaming
Awesome. Real men play hockey (or lacross or rugby). Football is for sissies!

On topic, I've had Gamer's Thumb numerous times before. Also, lost all feeling in my right thumb for a few weeks after playing Wipeout HD too much. Wrist aches, not just from watching adult entertainment.
post #12 of 76
True dat!
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I have had some wrist pains, but mouse and kboard dosent bug me much.. consoles sure do though!
    
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By the time we all get arthritis, they better have video games that read our minds.,

and guitar that read minds.
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My hand will get pins and needles during long gaming sessions from resting my arm on my desk. Also have some soreness/stiffness in my elbow from gaming. But that is due to having surgery on it twice from a college baseball injury.
The real damage is the 2-3 cases of diet sprite I will drink during a weekend gaming session.
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post #16 of 76
I sometimes can't feel my ring and pinkie fingers on my right hand. Figured out it was just the unusual way i was resting it on my desk.
post #17 of 76
My neck only hurts after playing for more than an hour and a half at a time.
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post #18 of 76
Broken pinky several times from slamming my fist down.

Used to get lag alot.

Also have some depth loss in my eyes from sitting close to screens alot.
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post #19 of 76
Computer games? None. I sit at a computer for at least 6 hours a day. Any injuries that were going to happen probably would have by now.

Console games? Serious 'Nintendo thumb' from button-mashing in Super Metroid. Best SNES game ever.
Edited by MCBrown.CA - 3/22/11 at 9:24am
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post #20 of 76
None at all, I have a genetic disorder that prevents carpal tunnel syndrome and effectively arthritis
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