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Working Around the House with Hand and Wrist Pain

February 19th, 2013

If you’ve got pain in your hand or wrist, then it can seem like every task brings another wave...


A.J. English’s wrist injury

February 14th, 2013
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Most of those who have heard of Iona College in New Rochelle, NY, are either alumni of the fine inst...


Tips To Avoid Wrist Injury While On Your Winter Condition Vacation

February 7th, 2013

Whether you live in winter conditions or vacation in them you will find yourself traversing ice and ...


Exercises That Help Relieve Arthritis In The Hands

January 30th, 2013

We need our hands to write, type, and perform about every task we face during the day. But we rarely...


Wrist and Hand Injuries are Avoidable on the Slopes

January 17th, 2013

As snow continues to fall in earnest, many people start to think about winter recreation. As though...


More Than 50% of Patients Regain Thumb Opposition After Carpal Tunnel Release on Wrist and Hand

January 8th, 2013
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More than 50% of patients regain thumb opposition after carpal tunnel release surgery on the wrist a...


How common is triceps tendonitis?

November 13th, 2012
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Triceps tendonitis is a painful condition that occurs when there is inflammation of the tendons that...


What is the most common sports injury?

November 8th, 2012
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The most common sports injuries are the result of overuse. These injuries can take various forms. Wh...


What is the Flexor Tendon?

November 6th, 2012
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Flexor tendons may not be an arm, leg, or vital organ, but they are essential components to the body...


Are Children’s Elbows More Susceptible to Fracture than Adult’s Elbows?

November 1st, 2012

Children’s bones are more likely to break than those of adults primarily because children are more...


What Causes Rheumatoid Arthritis?

October 30th, 2012

Rheumatoid arthritis can be a painful disorder that affects the joints in the hands and feet. This c...


Are There Ever Situations Where Arthroscopic Surgery Is Not Possible?

October 25th, 2012

Elbow and wrist arthroscopy are closely related procedures that serve both diagnostic and treatment ...


Are Ganglion Cysts Hereditary?

October 23rd, 2012

There’s no evidence that ganglion cysts are hereditary. Indeed, doctors don’t really know what c...


Healthy Foods for Healthy Joints

October 18th, 2012

What can I eat to improve the health of my joints? For many people joints present an increasing sour...


How You Know You Need Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release to Treat Your Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

October 16th, 2012

Carpal tunnel syndrome can afflict people of any age depending on the stress that they place their h...