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Interesting & informative blog articles about hand and upper extremity injuries or related conditions such as hand and wrist stiffness and pain, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis and other hand therapy conditions.

Preparing for Hand Surgery

Preparing for Hand Surgery

Hand surgeon David Friedman, MD, FACS, answers your questions about preparing for an upcoming hand surgery. This blog post was...

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Carpal Tunnel and Migraines

Carpal Tunnel and Migraines

Plastic surgeons identify link between migraines and carpal tunnel syndrome Article references:Medical XpressASSH Plastic surgeons at UT Southwestern Medical Center...

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6 types of arthritis

6 types of arthritis

Arthritis is a common hand condition that can affect anyone. Learn about the different types of arthritis below. MP Joint...

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Fingertip Injuries

Fingertip Injuries

What are fingertips made of? Fingertips have several parts, all with special purposes.  At the core is the bone, called...

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What is Paraffin Wax?

What is Paraffin Wax?

Paraffin wax is a type of wax used for candles that can also be used to relieve pain from arthritis, sore...

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