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How To Apply Kinesiology Tape To Relieve Wrist Pain From De Quervain's Tenosynovitis

De Quervain's Tenosynovitis is a condition in which tendons in the wrist become irritated within a small tunnel. This can then lead to pain along the thumb's side of the wrist that can radiate into the forearm and/or thumb.


Using kinesiology tape can be an effective tool to relieve wrist pain and progress the healing process. Watch the video below to learn how to apply kinesiology tape yourself. Also, if you're experiencing pain while using your smartphone, I encourage you to listen to Ep. 4 on The FitRehab Podcast in which I discuss this topic further and offer additional tips on reducing pain while continuing to use your phone.


 

The specific tape that I used in the video above can be purchased on Amazon by clicking below:


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The FitRehab Podcast, Episode 4: The Common Cause Behind Wrist Pain While Using a Smartphone.

Learn more about De Quervain's Tenosynovitis and how to alleviate discomfort and protect yourself.

Link to listen to episode on Apple Podcasts
Link to listen to episode on Spotify

Also available on Amazon Music and iHeart

 

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Thank you for reading the FitRehab blog. The FitRehab blog is a service of Optimal Living Solutions. The information in this blog is not to be substituted for physician consultation, evaluation, and/or treatment. You are advised to consult a physician before you undertake any physical exercise program. If you experience any chest discomfort and/or abnormalities in your heart rate or breathing, stop exercising and consult a physician immediately. Optimal Living Solutions makes no guarantees with regard to outcomes you will experience from information provided within this blog, including but not limited to, resolution of pain and/or symptoms, the amount of weight you may gain or lose, or the rate at which such weight loss or weight gain will occur.

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