May 19, 2014

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Cold Therapy for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Do your wrists and fingers tend to swell while you work, type or drive?  Or maybe you experience continuous aching or numbness in the middle of the night due to carpal tunnel syndrome.  If this applies to you, consider placing … Continue reading

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Feb 26, 2014

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Trigger Point Therapy for Carpal Tunnel

A trigger point is a tiny knot that develops in a muscle when it has become overused or injured. Trigger points are common for causing carpal tunnel syndrome and are sometimes the root cause of the pain. When a trigger … Continue reading

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Feb 6, 2014

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Standing Desks for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

One of the leading causes of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is that of bad posture.  Not only does poor posture cause the symptoms to flare up, but it also leads to other bodily complications, including, back pain, wrist pain and neck … Continue reading

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Dec 19, 2013

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Work Related Carpal Tunnel

There are evidence based reports and statistics that suggest that the cause of carpal tunnel syndrome is unknown for most patients.  However, there are common conditions that can lead to CTS such as pregnancy, obesity, hypothyroidism, diabetes, arthritis and trauma.  … Continue reading

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Dec 11, 2013

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Carpal Tunnel syndrome Self Test

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is the compression of the median nerve as it runs through the carpal tunnel of the wrist. The compression of this particular nerve causes tingling, burning, numbness and/or sometimes a combination of these sensations, leaving the … Continue reading

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Dec 9, 2013

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Tips for Living with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a problem that many people deal with on a daily basis. Overusing your joint causes the flare-ups and symptoms to occur. If you have carpal tunnel syndrome, then you know how it feels when your wrist … Continue reading

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Nov 26, 2013

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Carpal Tunnel Symptoms

Carpal tunnel is a painful progressive condition that is caused by the compression of the median nerve in the wrist area. The median nerve is one that runs from the forearm into the palm of the hand and when squeezed … Continue reading

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Nov 21, 2013

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Pregnancy Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Pregnancy is one of the many attributes that can cause carpal tunnel syndrome, due to the changes in hormone levels, which can cause a woman to experience fluid buildup in her body. The carpal tunnel is a tunnel in the … Continue reading

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Nov 13, 2013

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Exercises

Due to numbness and/or tingling in the fingers associated with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), dexterity problems such as opening a jar or buttoning up clothing can become difficult for individuals with the syndrome. Other issues may include loss of strength … Continue reading

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Nov 8, 2013

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Preventative Measures for Carpal Tunnel

Carpal tunnel syndrome and wrist injuries are the most common issues associated with neuropathy.  According to the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, carpal tunnel syndrome affects approximately 3 to 6 percent of adults in the general population of the … Continue reading

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