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Carpal Tunnel

Carpal Tunnel Writer's Syndrome

Deborah Stambler | Posted 08.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Deborah Stambler

Since there's no convenient home test for CTS like with pregnancy, I'm looking into options for treatment. According to what I've read, it's important to have good posture while working long hours at the computer.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Who's at Risk and How to Prevent Its Disabling Effects

Michael Zazzali | Posted 07.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Michael Zazzali

As a manual physical therapist that works in NYC, I tend to work very long hours and also use my hands anywhere from 10-13 hours a day working on my p...

Clamping Down on Carpal Tunnel

Loren Fishman, MD | Posted 07.16.2011 | Healthy Living
Loren Fishman, MD

Luckily, there seems to be a real benefit from conservative treatments for carpal tunnel, including splinting, ultrasound, yoga and carpal bone mobilization, at least in the short-term.

Cross-Training and the "Endorphin High"

Michael Boblett | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Boblett

Like all mind-altering substances, endorphins must be used responsibly. Sure, the endorphin-high is the safest way of getting high, but there are also hidden dangers -- the greatest of which being overtraining.

Teen Gets Carpal Tunnel From Text Messaging

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A 16-year-old northwest suburban girl has been dubbed "Carpal Tunnel Girl" at Adlai Stevenson High School after her incessant text messaging led to th...

Bloggers Fail to Convince Their Mothers They Met with Obama

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

"Yesterday I told my mom that I was going to meet Obama and she was like, 'Yeah, tell me another one,'" said one blogger. "I think she thought I was just going to see Harry Potter again."

Relying on the Kindness of Strangers

Leslie Goldman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Leslie Goldman

As I walked around town looking generally pathetic with my hand wrapped in a giant cloud of gauze, I was pleasantly surprised at how quick strangers were to help me.

Yoga For Facebook Addicts (VIDEO)

Tara Stiles | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tara Stiles

If you've identified yourself as a Facebook (or HuffPost) addict from the 10 warning signs article that made its way around the internet last week, I'...

Look, Mom! I'm Blogging with No Hands!

Leslie Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Leslie Goldman

Software aside, speaking out sentences slowly is much different than thinking them and simultaneously writing them. With the headset on, I felt a bit like an operator at a call center.