• Zaf Naqui on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Daily Mail

    Zaf Naqui on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Daily Mail

    Stretch marks? No, my pregnancy nightmare was crippling HAND PAIN: Channel 4 comedian reveals her harrowing experience


    • Kerry Godliman from Derek got carpal tunnel syndrome during her pregnancy
    • This condition can cause numbness, tingling and pain in the fingers and hands
    • It affects up to 1.5 million UK adults, and can become permanent if left untreated


    There were certain things that comedian Kerry Godliman was prepared for during her pregnancy — such as heartburn or swollen ankles.

    What she wasn’t expecting was to end up needing wrist surgery after a pregnancy-related problem made driving and coping with everyday life painfully difficult.

    For Kerry — perhaps best known as Hannah in Channel 4 series Derek (where she appeared alongside Ricky Gervais) — had developed carpal tunnel syndrome.

    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-4149172/My-pregnancy-nightmare-crippling-HAND-PAIN.html


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