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Hand-in-Glove: Associated Factors of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Hand-in-Glove: Associated Factors of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

by Gianina (SU)
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is actually a group of symptoms that result from the compression of the median nerve of the wrist – which runs from the forearm all the way to the palm of the hand.

Going to Great Pains: The Path Toward Diagnosing Your Chronic Disorder

Going to Great Pains: The Path Toward Diagnosing Your Chronic Disorder

by Yenny (SU)
Whoever coined the saying “Pain of mind is worse than pain of body” probably never experienced chronic pain. Chronic pain can be caused by a number of factors – genetics, anxiety, injury, or disease; and in some cases, doctors might have difficulty discovering just what it is that is leaving their patients in peril. According to a National Health Institute study, 11.2% of all Americans suffer from chronic pain.