Just before Christmas, after a cold bike ride involving much hard descending and braking, my right thumb became stiff and swollen. A few days later the pain strung from fingertips to elbow. I have been taking naproxen, splinting at night, abstaining from cycling, and seeing a gifted acupuncturist. The symptoms are much diminished.
Minimizing typing outside of work has meant benignly neglecting The Joyful Celiac.
The Joyful Celiac will return to sporadic updating in the next few weeks.