Posts Tagged ‘wrist pain’

Chiropractic Treatment For Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

Carpal Tunnel SyndromeCarpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) affects about one in a thousand people (mostly women) each year and is caused by the median nerve being compressed as it runs through the carpal tunnel, a ligament that is located in the wrist. The tendons that control finger movement all run through the carpal tunnel, so when they become inflamed and swollen the amount of space is reduced, putting increased pressure on the median nerve.