Tips for an Ergonomic Workstation

Many people spend hours each day sitting at a desk, and most office workers complain that at some point they are uncomfortable or even in pain as a result of their workspace and habits. Here are some easy tips for creating a more comfortable, ergonomic workstation. Upgrade your chair. You chair is the foundation of […]

Laptop Ergonomics: Tips For On the Road

Laptops are great! They are portable and compact, easy to take anywhere. But laptop computers are just not designed to be ergonomic. At your home or office, you can add ergonomic tools or a docking station to improvement comfort, but this is practically impossible when you are on the road. Here are some guidelines for […]

Tips to Relieve Shoulder Pain

As my work has required more time at a computer, I have found myself struggling with sore, tired shoulders. Most of the pain is caused by poor posture or overworking the muscles. Here are some of the tips that helped relieve the pain in my neck and shoulders. Relax the muscles with heat. Hot compresses […]

Increase Productivity with Ergonomics

As I look at my to-do today, I am definitely thinking about ways to improve my productivity, because I can’t possibly get everything done. As my days are getting busier, I have working on new habits for productivity and efficiency. Some of these changes have required some serious discipline, but I have already begun to […]

Ergonomics Help Relieve Back Pain

Many people experience back pain after sitting at desk all day. This pain is frequently caused by poor posture and over-worked muscles. Here are some helpful tips to find fast relief and prevent future pain or injury. Adjust your chair. Start with a well-fitted ergonomic chair that properly supports your body and helps you maintain […]

Good Posture Can Maximize Your Comfort and Productivity

If you spend hours sitting in front of a computer, you would be well served to evaluate your posture occasionally. Good posture will minimize the work for your muscles, allowing your arms, shoulders, neck and back should to remain relaxed. This “neutral” body position will make work comfortable and allow you to work more productively. […]

Tips for Fewer Headaches at Work {Try a Monitor Lift}

Are headaches a normal part of your work day? Many people experience headaches during the day or the way home from work. Although headaches have numerous causes, there are a few typical office “fixes” that can help with work-induced headaches. Computer headaches can often be traced to eye stain and muscle tension in the neck […]

Finding the Perfect Ergonomic Chair {A Relaxing Way to Sit}

Do you spend hours sitting in front of your computer? Many people assumed that sitting is a relaxing for the body; however, sitting for too long can strain your shoulders and back. The key to relaxing your muscles while sitting is to maintain good posture. Finding the right ergonomic chair can have an enormous impact […]

Healthy (and Comfortable) Sitting

Do you know how to sit properly? This may seem an odd question, but so many people do not know that good posture is more than “sitting up straight,” especially while sitting at a computer for hours each day. The goal while typing is to minimize the load on your muscles; your arms, shoulders, neck […]

Eliminate Shoulder Pain at Work

Do you suffer for shoulder pain after a day at work? Shoulder pain is one of the most common complaints for computer users. Too often, we overwork our shoulder muscles by slouching or by holding our shoulders in a tensed, raised position. Instead of suffering quietly (or not so quietly) or taking another form of […]