"Texting thumb", also known as de Quervain syndrome, is a condition that affects the tendons on the thumb side of your wrist. De Quervain syndrome is caused by activities that require repetitive hand or wrist movement – such as texting, gaming, or lifting children.
This year's Friends of the Heart Institute Cardiac Cook-Off on October 20 promises delicious, heart-healthy dishes, lots of fun…and a few surprises.
According to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, approximately 8 million people in the United States are affected by peripheral artery disease (PAD). If you are at risk for or diagnosed with PAD, here are some tips that may help you better manage your daily life.