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    I get thumbache after a few days of work, from lifting things out of boxes or whatever (like retail work, factory work etc.) Is that normal?
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    I get it from playing xbox all day - damn masterleague

    Not at work though :no:
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    I get hand ache typing keyboard ..
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    I appreciate the answers, but they're not on-topic.
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    I'm judging by the silence that this should not be happening, so I'll make an appointment with my doctor.
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    No.

    I've spent weeks shifting boxes, driving forklifts, moving furniture, typing, and do a lot of outdoor sports and play guitar. None of these have ever caused me thumbache.

    If it's a regular thing, see a doctor. If it's a one-off, give it a week or so t see if it clears up first.
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    (Original post by DarkWhite)
    No.

    I've spent weeks shifting boxes, driving forklifts, moving furniture, typing, and do a lot of outdoor sports and play guitar. None of these have ever caused me thumbache.

    If it's a regular thing, see a doctor. If it's a one-off, give it a week or so t see if it clears up first.
    None of those except the first one cause me thumbache either. I don't really have it after just a day of it, but after 2 or 3 days it'll start to ache, due to the repetitive movement and weight being put on the thumb.

    I assumed this was normal because do something like that 8 hours a day with less than a day's rest between and eventually something's gonna ache, but at the same time you can't assume things to do with your body is the same for others so thought I should ask.
 
 
 
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