Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Advice from the Experts. It is the most common form of peripheral nerve compression. Learn how to tackle this situation.

Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome without Surgery

What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Carpal tunnel syndrome is a condition causing numbness and tingling, along with other symptoms in the hand and the arm. This condition is a result of a pinched nerve in your wrist. There are many factors that contribute to carpal tunnel syndrome, including: Anatomy of […]

How to Release Carpal Tunnel Syndrome with Massage Therapy

Massage for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Explained You should know that Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, or CTS for short, is a disorder that is characterized by tingling and numbness, along with some other symptoms, in the arm and hand. The disorder is attributed to a pinched nerve located in your wrist. There are several […]

Tests and diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by the compression of the median nerve which runs through the carpal tunnel in the wrist. Its causes are uncertain, but it’s generally assumed that any position that causes stress on the nerve can be a cause. It is often worse from flexing the wrist. […]

10 Treatments for Carpal Tunnel and Tendonitis

10 Treatments for Carpal Tunnel and Tendonitis

Sometimes overworking our hands can cause them to become numb, tingly or painful. If this is the case taking a quick break, shaking them out usually solves the problem. Sometimes the problem is something as serious as carpal tunnel, or tendonitis. These painful syndromes if left untreated can cause serious […]

How Bad Can Carpal Tunnel Get?

How Bad Can Carpal Tunnel Get?

Ulnar neuropathy also known as carpal tunnel syndrome is a disorder that causes excruciating pain, tingling numbness and weakness in the arms, hand and elbow. You might have tenderness in the upper part of your arm, or you may experience sharp pain radiating down your arm. People often find that […]

Can Obesity Cause Carpal Tunnel?

Can Obesity Cause Carpal Tunnel?

Carpal tunnel is a disorder caused by pressure being placed on the ulna nerve. This pressure could come from the bone, or soft tissue. This disorder’s often seen in athletes who continually contract and expand their arm, for instance; golfers, quarterbacks, tennis players and baseball pitchers. People who sleep with […]