Numbness and Tingling—Symptoms that Should Not Be Ignored
Numbness, Tingling, Pinched Nerve, Hand Pain, High Blood Sugar

If you are experiencing numbness and tingling, especially in your extremities, it could be the sign of a serious condition. Of course, it may also be a less urgent matter, which is why it is good to get checked out. Knowing the symptoms are no big deal can give you peace of mind.   What conditions are associated with numbness and tingling? Here is a list of several possibilities.   Diabetic Neuropathy – This is one of the more common causes, especially if the numbness and tingling start in the feet and work their way up the legs. High blood sugar levels … Continue reading “Numbness and Tingling—Symptoms that Should Not Be Ignored”

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Carpal Tunnel Prevention Techniques
Wrist Pain, Wrist Ache, Carpal Tunnel, CTS

Rather than dealing with carpal tunnel treatments, it is better to work actively against getting this chronic syndrome in the first place. We are going to discuss some preventative methods you can employ if your job or other activities put you at risk for carpal tunnel.   Periodically Take a Break – If your arm and wrist are feeling strained, it is time to step away from the keyboard for a few minutes. Also, be cautious about neck strain. We will consider later in the article how nerve pain relates to carpal tunnel. If you are worried about what your boss … Continue reading “Carpal Tunnel Prevention Techniques”

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Whiplash and Your Spine
Whiplash, Car Accident, Spine Alignment

So, you were recently in a automobile accident. A friend told you that you should really go see a chiropractor. You told them your back or neck doesn’t hurt that bad, your icing those areas that do hurt, and you just don’t have the time or money for X-rays and a chiropractor. Well, right now, your friend is being the best friend to you they can be by telling you what you need to hear, rather than just what you may want to hear. To understand how whiplash can lead to various chronic problems including Fibromyalgia, Sciatica, Carpal Tunnel, TMJ, … Continue reading “Whiplash and Your Spine”

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Upper Cervical Chiropractic
Carpal tunnel syndrome and upper cervical chiropractic

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome If you suffer from carpel tunnel syndrome (CTS) then you no doubt are seeking some relief. But perhaps you are wondering what the connection between upper cervical chiropractic and CTS could possibly be. After all, isn’t carpel tunnel syndrome a problem with the wrist? Let’s take a look at the anatomical science behind using upper cervical chiropractic to provide natural relief for CTS. We have to start by discussing the fact that CTS isn’t necessarily a problem with the wrist so much as it is nerve pain. The fact is that the nerves in your wrist and arm … Continue reading “Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Upper Cervical Chiropractic”

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What Are 5 Ways to Prevent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Anchorage Alaska?
Wrist Pain, Wrist Ache, Carpal Tunnel, CTS

5 Ways to Prevent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome The best way to deal with carpal tunnel syndrome is never to get it in the first place. If you are worried that your career could be putting you at risk for carpal tunnel syndrome then you will want to implement these five prevention techniques. Let’s start with something simple. Take breaks at work. If you start to feel a strain in your wrist, arm, or even in your neck (the nerve pain is related) just take a few minutes to stretch. If you have some wrist exercises, this is the time to … Continue reading “What Are 5 Ways to Prevent Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Anchorage Alaska?”

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