Carpal tunnel syndrome is pain, tingling, and other problems in your hand because of pressure on the median nerve in your wrist. This pressure can come from swelling or anything that makes the carpal tunnel smaller, including: Illnesses such as hypothyroidism, rheumatoid arthritis, and diabetes. Repetitive motions can also be a cause of this type of ailment, such as gardening or computer work. Thermophore.com has a specialty product to help make computer users more comfortable and protect against the stress and muscle cramping that may contribute to development of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. The Ice it Cold Comfort Model 570 Wrist Therapy System
If your symptoms are in the elbow or shoulder, you may find that one of the larger Ice It!® styles Model 516 would be better suited to your needs.