Carpal Tunnel – The Bane of all Keyboard Users

For a better part of two decades – I have been in front of a computer doing something. Computer games, schoolwork, programming, engineering – all involve long hours in front of a computer with my hands and elbows resting on a surface and the muscles of my arm and hand working away.

These activities have taken a significant toll on my arms & hands – and for many years I was convinced I was dealing with a developing case of carpal tunnel. As I started to take a deeper interest in the body, I started to realize that many of my painful ailments were not carpal tunnel – they were something else, something that the conventional medical establishment doesn’t really have a way of dealing with. [Read more…]