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Warning for all CODers …..

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In today’s Metro:

Gaming consoles spark skin scare

A skin disorder caused by over-enthusiastic handling of gaming consoles has been identified.  “PlayStation palmar hidradenitis” which causes sore patches on the palms of hands, is linked to intense sweating.  Swiss doctors spotted the symptoms in a girl of 12.  The British Association of Dermatologists says gamers should take regular breaks.

I shall be checking your palms at lunchtime!!


Written by We'regonnaneedabiggerboat

February 25, 2009 at 12:25 pm

Posted in free speech

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  1. Umm, I am not surprised this condition was found in a girl, but frankly sweaty palms being used vigorously are quite the norm for young boys. I think the science hasn’t quite solved issues of causality in this report.


    February 25, 2009 at 3:27 pm

  2. I imagine Science doesn’t particularly want to investigate young boys palms becomming sweaty from vigorous use.

    We're gonna need a bigger boat

    February 25, 2009 at 4:00 pm

  3. Moisturise your hands regularly and these problems will go away


    February 26, 2009 at 5:24 pm

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