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Pins and needles in your hands? Here’s what’s really going on!

The carpal tunnel is a narrow passageway on the underside of your wrist, made up of bones and ligaments. The median nerve passes through this passage way into the hand, where it controls the sensation of the thumbs and the first three fingers. The space in this narrow passageway becomes compromised due to scar tissue [...]

Pins and needles in your hands? Here’s what’s really going on!2024-05-01T19:38:09-04:00

What is a trigger point?

A trigger point is often described as a painful nodule found in a taut band of muscle.  Trigger points can often refer pain elsewhere, limit range of motion, cause painful movement, and make a muscle weaker. It all starts with electrical impulses and chemicals reactions.  A muscle contracts when it receives a message from a [...]

What is a trigger point?2024-05-01T19:58:47-04:00
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