Some interesting Books
on and about the hand:
1. The Hand
by Frank R. Wilson: A wide ranging tour of the hand from a neuroscientists eyes, referencing anthropology, psychology, anatomy, and more.
by John Napier: Also wide ranging, a good complement to Wilson’s book, covering handedness, gestures, toolmaking, musicianship and more.
3. The Hand Owner’s Manual
by Roy A. Meals: A practical everyday manual for taking care of your hands.
Some useful sites online:
- for hand exercises and fitness
2. American Society of Hand Therapists: asht.org
And just for fun....
Mr. Handman and his unique musical talents
4. Shadow puppets: Shadow-puppets. com
And into the future...
5. Robotic hands @ Shadowrobot.com
Lastly, as to your general health and wellbeing and as a tribute to one of my medical school classmates and good friend, check out:Wellness at Warp Speed.com Take care of yourselves…..
eat real unprocessed food, limit animal products, exercise, and don’t smoke