Category: Fitness

Wrist Exercises That Help Increase Strength & Flexibility in CTS Patients

Wrist exercises are physical movements or activities that are specifically designed to target and strengthen the muscles, tendons, and ligaments in the wrist and hand. These exercises can help to improve wrist stability, flexibility, and strength, and may be beneficial for individuals with conditions such as CTS.

How To Do Push-Ups If You Have Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a condition that affects the median nerve, which runs through a narrow passage called the carpal tunnel in the wrist. When the median nerve becomes compressed or irritated, it can cause symptoms such as pain, tingling, numbness, and weakness in the hand and fingers. These symptoms can make it challenging for some people with CTS to perform push-ups comfortably, as the exercise requires weight-bearing through the wrists and can potentially exacerbate wrist pain and discomfort.

CTS and Technology: How Our Digital Lives Are Affecting Hand Health

As technology continues to play an increasingly important role in our lives, there is growing concern about the impact it may have on our health, including our hand health. One condition that is particularly associated with technology use is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS). In this blog post, we will explore the link between CTS and technology, and discuss some strategies for reducing the risk of developing this condition.

Natural Remedies: Healing And Enhancements Through Foods And Herbs

Natural remedies are a type of alternative medicine that is often used to treat a wide range of health conditions. They involve the use of natural substances and techniques, such as herbs, essential oils, massage therapy, acupuncture, and dietary changes, to help alleviate symptoms or promote healing.

The Connection between Body Weight and Joint Health

There is a strong connection between body weight and joint health. Excess body weight can put increased stress on the joints, especially weight-bearing joints like the knees, hips, and ankles. Over time, this can lead to joint damage and pain, as well as an increased risk for joint-related conditions like osteoarthritis.

Flexing Your Flexors: Exercising Your Hips to Avoid Repetitive Strain Injuries

There’s more to your butt than just the gluteus maximus.  Check out that gluteus medius.  That’s right, I said it.  Gluteus medius weakness is the main reason for a number of repetitive strain injuries and overuse injuries in the lower half of the body.  The medius is the second largest of the three that make […]

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