Wrist Pain

Hand protection and wrist support during exercise and repetitive motion activities

When I started my therapy consulting business, I wrote all my reports by hand. This put a lot of stress on my hands and actually led to tendonitis in my wrist. I felt excruciating pain at the base of my thumb and all over my forearm to my elbow. My doctor told me to stop…

Common causes of carpal tunnel syndrome

According to the Mayo Clinic, “Carpal tunnel syndrome is a progressively painful condition of the hand and arm caused by a pinched nerve (median nerve) in the wrist.” The most common symptoms that indicate the development of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) include tingling, numbness, or even itching. Typically, these symptoms are distributed over the thumb,…

Glaucoma: symptoms and prevention

What is glaucoma? Glaucoma is a condition that affects the optic nerve. Increases the pressure inside the eye. This, in turn, damages the connectivity between the optic nerve and the brain, resulting in permanent loss of vision. Symptoms and types of glaucoma There are two main types of glaucoma: Open angle glaucoma Angle closure glaucoma…

Recognition of muscle atrophy: carpal tunnel syndrome

The muscles of the hand protrude under the skin of the hand. The most obvious is on the palm side of the thumb at the base of the thumb. These are the thenar muscles. Some or all may be innervated by the median nerve, the nerve affected by carpal tunnel syndrome. The median nerve contains…

Treatment of wrist tendonitis: most effective methods

With the advent of computers and more and more people using them in their daily activities, tendonitis of the wrist is a common injury. What happens with this is that the tendons around the wrist become inflamed. Doctors call the injury tenosynovitis, which involves swelling and pain around the wrist joint. Wrist tendinitis is common…

Overcome carpal tunnel pain

Carpal tunnel syndrome Carpal tunnel syndrome is very common in our society. Almost everyone knows of someone who has experienced or continues to experience the disease. Although the condition is very common, many people still do not understand what the signs and symptoms are and they certainly do not understand the treatment options available. Carpal…

Healing arthritis pain with herbs

“It’s too hard to get out of bed in the morning.” This is a common complaint from my yoga students. Should we believe that it is a disorder only for the elderly? No. I have seen young people suffering from arthritis. When acidic waste builds up in the fluid that lubricates our joints, it swells…

Wood carving and carpal tunnel syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome does not necessarily come from everyday computer work. There are numerous causes, but carvers are prone to acquiring this syndrome. A canal or narrow pathway on the palm side of the wrist is where the median nerve is located. It is surrounded by bones and ligaments. Constant pressure on the nerve causes…

The long-term effects of carpal tunnel syndrome

Bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome is a very serious condition that affects hundreds of thousands of people in every country and, ironically, many of those who suffer from it are unaware of the condition, much less the symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome, also known as CTS. . The most common symptoms of CTS are felt in…

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Responds to Chiropractic Care

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) can be helped with chiropractic care. In my three decades of chiropractic practice, I have seen many patients respond well to chiropractic therapy. The carpal tunnel is an area of ​​the wrist. It is where the long bones of the forearm and the long bones of the palm of the hand…