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Are Cell Phones & Other Handheld Devices Ruining Your Health?

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Larry-Richert Larry Richert
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PITTSBURGH (NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA) — The injuries are real and could be long lasting- could using an iPad, tablet computer, or texting on a phone ruin your health?

It turns out that doctors are seeing injuries that range from bad posture, pinched nerves, and even thumb injuries.

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to┬áTri Rivers Surgical Associates’ Dr. Tom Muzzinigro about the dangers of how we use these devices and what he’s seeing in his office.