Healthy Living: Treating TOS

You may have never heard of it, but thoracic outlet syndrome, or TOS for short, can cause severe and debilitating pain.

The condition is often misdiagnosed, but if it’s caught, treatment can make all the difference.

In Healthy Living, we introduce you to one woman who says surgery saved her life.

Nerve-related TOS like Amy’s, is often misdiagnosed because it mimics other orthopedic problems.

Athletes and those who’ve experienced trauma are more likely to suffer from it.

UC Davis has one of the only clinics in the country that specializes in diagnosing and treating TOS.

There are three types of TOS and they each require different treatment options.

For more information on easing TOS, click here.