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    Hey!

    Okay so last year during my As exams, to be precise 2 days before my Maths exam, I couldn't write at all, basically because I was not able to hold the pen because the section between my thumb and hand really hurted. I went to a doctor who diagnosed it, received medication and I got a person to write for me..

    The thing is, this problem is starting to reappear, like I am having a sudden pain in my thumb and sometimes some other parts of the hand or wrist, I don't want this problem happening again because I couldn't solve past papers for my exams last year, so everything was visual (I am thankful I got the needed grades). However, I am afraid that if this happened again, it will affect my performance in A2 exams, I can't rely on getting the needed grades for my firmed/insured university.

    Some say, it's because of my hand grip to the pen, I tried to fix it but I am still getting the sudden pain, so if anyone suffered from this problem during exams, please do share your experience, it would be appreciated!
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    (Original post by PlayerBB)
    Hey!

    Okay so last year during my As exams, to be precise 2 days before my Maths exam, I couldn't write at all, basically because I was not able to hold the pen because the section between my thumb and hand really hurted. I went to a doctor who diagnosed it, received medication and I got a person to write for me..

    The thing is, this problem is starting to reappear, like I am having a sudden pain in my thumb and sometimes some other parts of the hand or wrist, I don't want this problem happening again because I couldn't solve past papers for my exams last year, so everything was visual (I am thankful I got the needed grades). However, I am afraid that if this happened again, it will affect my performance in A2 exams, I can't rely on getting the needed grades for my firmed/insured university.

    Some say, it's because of my hand grip to the pen, I tried to fix it but I am still getting the sudden pain, so if anyone suffered from this problem during exams, please do share your experience, it would be appreciated!
    You can get squishy grip that may make the pen more comfy for you
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    You can get squishy grip that may make the pen more comfy for you
    I will, thank you!
    What do you believe is more comfy for writing, thick or thin pens ?

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    I will, thank you!
    What do you believe is more comfy for writing, thick or thin pens ?

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    Well thin is always less painful for me, however if you have smallish hands a stabilo handwriting pen is very comfy and has a grip on it
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    (Original post by claireestelle)
    Well thin is always less painful for me, however if you have smallish hands a stabilo handwriting pen is very comfy and has a grip on it
    Yeah, thin is sometimes less painful for me as well, glad to see someone else share the same opinion. I think I have some kind of smallish but not smallish hands so I am not quite sure haha but I'll try it though. Thanks
 
 
 
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