Don't let hand weakness interfere with using a tablet, e-reader or smartphone

posted on October 1, 2011 - 3:37pm
Technology has put the world into the palms of our hands through hand-held mobile devices such as the iPad, smartphone and e-reader. But when disability caused by muscle disease takes the “hand” out of “hand-held,” the tips and products detailed in this article may help.
posted on October 1, 2011 - 8:32am
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 4
Bedtime is when I prefer to curl up with a good book. Hunching over the hardcover in the dark, I squint and squirm trying to find a comfortable position and read my Book Club’s selection of the month. A lamp would disturb my husband’s slumber, so I use a book light. The tiny beam needs constant adjusting. To save eye strain, I’ve even borrowed the “large type” books from the library. No matter...
posted on October 1, 2009 - 5:12pm
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 4
I purchased the Kindle as a gift to myself. I’m a senior in college and although being a student leaves me with very little time for leisure reading, I still want to read something other than textbooks. The Kindle is a thin, lightweight device for downloading and reading e-books and other digital media.