Did you know your ring finger reveals more than your marital status? And SMSing is changing the way your fingers do their work?
The Health24 Team
Without your thumb your hand would perform 60 per cent fewer tasks. It is a remarkably versatile body part but its most important role is to grasp things.
With the advent of SMSing, MXit and computer games the thumb has developed a technology-specific function. But this digit is also taking over the functions of other fingers – pressing the doorbell, for example – especially among kids and teenagers who spend so much time SMSing.
Read the complete article in the Summer 2009/2010 issue of YOU Pulse. On shelves now.
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