This is a medical issue facing all crafters not just needleworkers, In fact my mother had both her hands operated on for Carpel Tunnel Syndrome and she dabbled in all crafts. Chris Adams over at about.com has written an informative Article on just how to prevent it. You are probably thinking it won’t happen to you, but trust me you do not want the pain associated with this dibilitating injury. Still not convinced? If you get RSI how will you be able to craft ???
Check out the article for all the do’s and don’ts to insure your crafting for years to come.