Have you heard of wrist braces? Among the common conservative approaches to managing the pain caused by carpal tunnel, support braces worn on the wrists are the safest approach. Wrist braces and splints are usually recommended along with certain lifestyle changes to help ease pressure on your median nerve and relieve the pain associated with carpal tunnel syndrome. This approach works to stabilize the carpel tunnel in its neutral position and keep it in its widest diameter. This positioning effectively eases the pressure on the nerve. Ideally, the brace or splint should be worn all the time. But if you cannot do this, then at least wear the splint while you sleep or while you do activities that require much use of the wrists.
Splints or braces are effective because they provide carpal tunnel support to an overused joint. At the same time, it limits your movement of this part of your body. It thus forces you to avoid activities that could make the pain you are already experiencing become even worse. But what of the tasks that you cannot avoid, such as pounding away on your keyboard? Well, splints and braces still help! Carpal tunnel support braces and splints on the wrist allow you to do what you can’t afford NOT to do while minimizing the damaging impact to your neurological health.
Note that the use of wrist splints or braces can be done simultaneously with other nonsurgical, practical conservative approaches to treating carpel tunnel syndrome. Taking non-invasive, all-natural herbal supplements like Neurophine, for instance, can help in pain management and in ensuring you do not suffer CTS recurrently. Neurophine is designed to help you regain normal functioning of your hands and wrists. It contains the important vitamins B6 and C. These two important vitamins are vital to the body because if you do not have enough amounts of those in your system, your joints become weaker and less capable of high-performance functioning. I have not tried Neurophine myself but I read that its mineral contents can give one relief from inflammation thus aiding your body’s natural healing processes. Its other natural ingredients work to improve circulation. Do I intend to try it in the future? I might because it’s affordable and it’s all-natural. However, I also wouldn’t want to try it without exhausting more practical and cost-effective means first, such as wearing wrist braces or splints.