arm wrestling

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[prisna-google-website-translator] I was struggling a little about what to write about next.  Sometimes there is just so many topics to chose from and when to write about them that it sort of stumped me.  But strolling through Facebook this morning, I saw a story posted by Rehab Minder about arm wrestling on ABC news in Australia…. Read more »

trigger finger

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[prisna-google-website-translator] Lets’ talk about painful trigger fingers.  I have been seeing a lot of these in my surgical patients but in general as well from friends, family, and strangers.  There is no real trend in how often or what time of year I tend to see this diagnosis.   I do tend to see a… Read more »

positive

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[prisna-google-website-translator] You just hurt yourself.   It could have been due to an accident or something that you started to notice pain over time.   Maybe you need surgery.  Maybe not.   Medicine is not always black and white, and neither is hand therapy.  Yes, there are protocols and general time lines for when most… Read more »

tennis elbow

Posted by & filed under Elbow, Hand/Wrist, Shoulder/Neck.

[prisna-google-website-translator] Let’s talk lateral epicondylitis, better known as tennis elbow….what can I tell you that you haven’t already looked up? Here’s a review anyway…lateral epicondylitis is an inflammation of the tendons of the wrist (extensor) muscles. These are the muscles on the outside part of the forearm that move the wrist up. Most people can… Read more »

hand therapy

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[prisna-google-website-translator] Hand therapy week is coming up next week! I am always try to bring more awareness to the need and importance of certified hand therapy. Now as a small business owner, it has become that much more important for me. I started out wanting to work with kids really as my first experiences in… Read more »

dynamometer

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[prisna-google-website-translator] What is a Certified Hand Therapist? And why you need one? HAND THERAPY is the art and science of evaluating and treating injuries and conditions of the upper extremity (shoulder, elbow, forearm, wrist and hand). Hand therapy uses a number of evidence-based interventions to help return a person to his or her highest level… Read more »

cards

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[prisna-google-website-translator] As Small Business Week comes to a close, I am inspired to start my 1st blog post by telling my personal Small Business story. My name is Hoang Tran. You can pronounce it as “Wong” or just call me Juanita….there’s a funny story to that, but later. I am an Occupational Therapist and Certified… Read more »