Carpal tunnel syndrome
Carpal tunnel syndrome is a painful disorder caused by compression of a nerve in the wrist. Learn more here.
Carpal tunnel release
Carpal tunnel syndrome causes numbness in your thumb, index and middle fingers. A carpal tunnel release should improve your symptoms and prevent permanent nerve damage.
Information about neuropathy including what it is, causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, plus links to trusted Australian health resources on neuropathy.
Complications of rheumatoid arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis can result in additional complications. Find out about common problems from the information and resources on this page.
Peripheral nerve disorders
The peripheral nerves include the nerves outside your brain and spinal cord. When damaged, peripheral nerves can't communicate properly. Learn more about causes of peripheral nerve disorders on this page.
What causes nerve pain?
Trusted information about common causes of nerve pain, as well as health conditions that cause nerve pain, such as sciatica, fibromyalgia and peripheral neuropathy.
Rheumatoid arthritis treatment
Information on Rheumatoid arthritis Treatment and medicines, plus links to trusted resources.
Numbness in the limbs is common, especially if you’ve been sitting or sleeping awkwardly. If the numbness continues over a long period, you should see a doctor.
Acromegaly causes parts of the body to grow larger and mostly affects people in middle age. It can be effectively treated, especially if diagnosed early.