Texting Thumb

If you’re an active cell phone user, you may be developing a growing health problem: texting thumb.  Texting thumb is a form of tendonitis and is one of the most common issues seen by hand specialists today.  Treatment is usually simple rest or physical therapy although more serious problems may need injections or tendon surgery.  The best way to avoid it is lay off the phone from time to time.

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