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Five Tips for Managing Pain at Work

Working eight or more hours a day can be a real pain in the neck--and not just in the way that you're thinking about it. According to research presented at, 186 million work days a year are lost to back pain. Overexertion injuries alone cost over $13 billion in workers' [...]

By |2015-05-20T16:09:24-07:00October 8th, 2013|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Five Tips for Managing Pain at Work

Office Tools to Prevent Carpal Tunnel

As we wrote about yesterday, carpal tunnel (CTS) is a condition that affects 15 out of every 100,000 people. For office workers, the problem can become debilitating and affect overall job performance. There are means of preventing and treating CTS, however. The following tools can begin to help you prevent [...]

By |2016-11-17T11:05:08-07:00September 25th, 2013|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Office Tools to Prevent Carpal Tunnel

Carpal Tunnel – FAQ

What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? By Ryan Cooper Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common cause for pain, numbness and tingling in the hand, caused by compression of the median nerve as it travels through the wrist. Approximately 15 of every 100,000 individuals will experience CTS per year, with women [...]

By |2016-11-17T11:05:19-07:00September 24th, 2013|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Carpal Tunnel – FAQ