Medically reviewed by David Lukowski, MD
Think about what medical professionals call your “activities of daily living. For the rest of us, this means brushing your teeth (ow!), tying a shoelace (ouch!), making a cup of coffee (argh!), starting your car (ache!), reaching for your wallet (uugh!)… Almost anything you do during the day requires use of your wrist, hand and thumb. Pain makes the entire day a struggle.