Paula spent 25 years as an occupational therapist assisting children, adults & the elderly to maximize their abilities. Simply by accident, five years ago a tumble resulted in injuries to both her wrists and a career change to an entrepreneur. A problem solver by nature and vocation, Paula designed a solution for her painful wrists so she could resume her yoga practice. The result is the patented product WAGs (Wrist Assured Gloves)ergonomically designed to ease wrist wrist strain and pain. Paula’s company Joint Protection Products is planning to launch additional products in the future.
This session will review basic hand & arm anatomy. The primary causes of wrist pain and thumb pain with be identified and discussed. For each cause or diagnosis, general suggestions for pain relief will be addressed. This may include stretches … More