My Guitar Wants To Kill Your Ouchy Left Hand
November 14, 2012 11:46 PM Subscribe
What's up with my left hand? I play guitar right handed and have been working out hard and regularly. After 20+ years - no problems. Then I started getting pain in the back of my left hand a few weeks ago and...
posted by j_curiouser to Health & Fitness (10 answers total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
...slowed down a LOT. Even took sequential days off. The pain is sharp, back of the left hand, midway between the base of fingers 2 and 3 and my wrist. Worse when I have a big reach between frets. So far, daily ibuprofen, nightly icing after practice. It's not really getting worse, but I want it Better.
YANMD, but if you've recovered from something like this, what helped?