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Carpal Tunnel Myths

There are many myths and misunderstandings associated with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: what are the underlying causes of this disorder; what triggers it off; who is most susceptible; surgery is the only long term solution. This can lead to patients agreeing to more serious treatment than is necessary. Let us examine some of these myths in… Continue Reading

Conventional Treatments for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Don’t Work.

CONVENTIONAL TREATMENTS DON’T WORK You’ve probably discovered by now that conventional treatments for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome simply don’t work. There is only so much pain relief that can be obtained from Oral Analgesics. Steroid Injections may work for a time but don’t offer a permanent solution. So what comes next ? SURGERY ? The conventional… Continue Reading

CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME – ACUPUNCTURE CONT…

CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME – ACUPUNCTURE Treating carpal tunnel syndrome with acupuncture has now become accepted practice by the US medical profession.  Acupuncture is one of the best known alternative medicines Needles are inserted into key pressure points which are located on invisible energy lines on the body – meridians Acupuncture is now recognised by the US… Continue Reading