Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is caused by compression of the median nerve in between the tendons and the¬†forearm muscles. This compressed nerve controls sensations to the palm side of the thumb and fingers (not the little finger), as well as impulses to some small muscles in the hand that allow the fingers and thumb to move. There may be a sudden, sharp pain shooting through the wrist and up your arm. Symptoms usually start gradually, with frequent … [Read more...]