The above article talks about the great results seen with APM style, otherwise known as Traditional Chinese Medicine in many conditions. If you are suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome there are great results for your pathology using Acupuncture and Herbal Therapies. Many times carpal tunnel is the result of years of repetetive motion that degrades the movement of Blood and qi through the vessels of the wrists. Pain often keeps sufferers up and night, the yin time of the day. Deficient yin will keep the sleep from coming. Your local Acupuncture Physician can help you before surgery.