ABOUT THE BOOK: Covers what is carpal tunnel syndrome, getting help, making the diagnosis, recommendations for treatment, prevention, ergonomics, creating a healthy work environment, stress management, your rights and responsibilities, and more. Warning against the dangers of unnecessary surgery, Tammy Crouch describes alternative methods of treatment, including alternative medicine, chiropractic, osteopathy, acupuncture, homeopathy, physical therapy, and massage. Illustrated with photographs and drawings.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: A former Carpal Tunnel Syndrome patient herself from her work as a sign language interpreter, Tammy Crouch recovered the use of her hands after two failed surgeries by learning about alternative therapies. Ms. Crouch holds degrees in Psychology, Sociology, and Human Resource Management, and now conducts workshops and seminars on overuse injuries in the workplace.