Smartphones. We hear a lot about how these handy devices can come along with us wherever we go. They keep us connected, informed, and entertained. We love them — probably because they do what the advertisers promise. There’s a flip side, though. Isn’t there always? It’s not so much the phone that can create problems for your hands, fingers, and elbows.
Typing, tying your shoelaces, and throwing a baseball are all things people tend to take for granted until hand pain strikes. Your hands are made up of complex structures, and pain can happen for many reasons, from injury to overuse. When you’re dealing with hand pain, there’s no substitute for professional evaluation and effective treatment. Here’s a quick