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Its actually a great idea, many back problems stem from weakness, especially if the pain is more than a few years old because those in pain tend not to move as much and thus lose muscle mass.
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I mainly get a sore anterior deltoid on my left shoulder because I lay on my left side and game to much that way.

I have back troubles so I can't sit for all that long...and plus I lift weights so different muscles are usually sore every few days anyways.
Lifting weights with back problems, brilliant.
It reminds me of my friend who has MD and tries to workout, it does him more harm than good.

I haven't had any injuries while sitting in my comfortable chair for over a decade.
A sore shoulder, wrist, or neck is not an injury...
If anything you'll get carpal tunnel from poor typing posture.
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*plays for 13 hours and checks self. Notes ass is sore but everthing else is fine. Continues gaming*
 
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Epic match in black ops search and destroy , was my first clutch 1v6, was a tie 3 to 3 in over time. Upon winnning i jumped up out of my seat, my headphone cord was under my tower wheel for some reason when i jumped it jerked my whole tower almost making it fall, in an attempt to catch my tower , i lost balance and fell back into my chair which fell backwards and i slammed my head on corner bedpost. Scalp busted open and blood everywhere!!!
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This thread has been a major boost to my self esteem. I used to think I was a nerd but now I feel like a badass with an incredibly rich social life.
Haha this is where I'm at. I had surgery on my thumb from a soccer injury that hurts while gaming, but I've never actually gotten hurt from gaming itself.

I usually max out at around 2 hours of straight gaming though... Then I go do something productive.
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Driving a semi for over 20 Years has taken it toll on my back. Thank god for Vicodin ES.
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Epic match in black ops search and destroy , was my first clutch 1v6, was a tie 3 to 3 in over time. Upon winnning i jumped up out of my seat, my headphone cord was under my tower wheel for some reason when i jumped it jerked my whole tower almost making it fall, in an attempt to catch my tower , i lost balance and fell back into my chair which fell backwards and i slammed my head on corner bedpost. Scalp busted open and blood everywhere!!!
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I know right?! LOL
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never been hurt playing a video game, not even when I rage quit.
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I've never been injured from gaming....but I HAVE been injured while gaming. In fact, just recently!
Using my Russian Stimulator to increase blood flow to my quads while I game after a work out, my 2 year old daughter crawled over and cranked the setting up to max in the middle of a muscle contraction. The pain was so quick and immense I almost lost consciousness and there was nothing I could do until the electrical current had finished its cycle. Needless to say, I limped for days. Now I set the unit up high on the shelf.
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