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3 Steps to Fight Your Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Do you often wake up in the night with a feeling of “pins and needles” in your hands, like they’ve fallen asleep? Does it get better if you shake them? That’s often an early warning sign of carpal tunnel syndrome — especially if your symptoms are in the thumb, pointer and middle finger. Not all … Read More

Putting Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) to Rest

Contributor: Brad Pierce, MD We’ve all known someone who has suffered from carpel tunnel syndrome (CTS). With the many demands we place on our hands throughout our lives, it is a fairly common condition that affects the hand and wrist. The carpal tunnel is a narrow canal comprised of a number of carpal bones in … Read More

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Relief Through Research

Those tingling feelings, finger numbness and shooting pain in your wrist could be symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Caused by pressure on the median nerve as it passes through the carpal tunnel at the base of your palm, CTS can be debilitating. It is most commonly associated with typing on a computer keyboard, but other repetitive … Read More