Laptop Dangers: Toasted Skin Syndrome

One day 24-year-old Kristin Manigault noticed the skin on her legs had become irritated. "It started looking really funny. Then I kind of overlooked it," Manigault said. "It started to spread, and of course that made me really nervous." When she went to the doctors, they gave her a shock: She was diagnosed with erythema ab igne, otherwise known as toasted skin syndrome. The reputed culprit? Her laptop. Manigault uses her laptop as many as seven hours a day -- enough to apparently cause the...Full Story
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