Tag: hand and arm numbness

Carpal tunnel syndrome; better options that are more effective than surgery or wrist splints at night.

  Carpal tunnel syndrome; better options that are more effective than surgery or wrist splints at night. A common problem many people experience is pain in the elbows, wrist, and thumb. Often, after the problems have been poorly addressed, the person will begin to experience numbness in usually the first three fingers of the hand, but may actually have the entire hand go numb at night. In the worst cases, after years of being ignored, atrophy can occur in the thenar eminence on the thumbs and you may be dropping things as well. Patients are often told they have tendonitis, Read More »