What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and how does it originate?

Answer Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a medical condition in which the median nerve is compressed at the wrist causing symptoms like tingling, numbness, night time wakening, pain, coldness, and sometimes... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and how does it ...

Carpal tunnel: what can you get carpal tunnel from, besides working a mouse?

scooping cat poop. That's how my mom got it before they invented computers.

Carpal tunnel syndrome?

Rest to the wrist in a splint will reduce pain. But, because you are a typist, I think you will get the pain back once the splint is removed. You may have to undergo a small surgery for a permanent... Read More »

If you already have carpal tunnel syndrome, what exercises can you do SAFELY?

Performing hand and wrist exercises can strengthen your tendons in the wrist area and also increasing the blood flow. By exercising your hand and wrist helps you to decrease the pain and let the ne... Read More »

How to Diagnose Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Carpal tunnel syndrome is a painful condition of the wrist and hand, caused by a narrowing in the carpal tunnel. This space in the wrist can become narrower due to things such as swelling after inj... Read More »