What is Fibromyalgia?

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Fibromyalgia is a painful disorder of the soft tissues. It is categorized by chronic widespread debilitating pain and a heightened and painful response to pressure on the body. It is estimated that 5 to 8 million Americans are affected and almost 9 in 10 of those affected are women.

How will we determine if I have Fibromyalgia?

While fibromyalgia can be a very difficult disorder to treat, integrative treatments such as acupuncture, microcurrent stimulation, nutritional interventions, gentle exercise regimens, dietary modifications and gut rebalancing have had clinical success in providing patients with relief from their most acute symptoms, especially pain.

Possible Symptoms

Fatigue

Sleep disorder

Joint stiffness

Difficulty swallowing

Bowel/bladder abnormalities

Tingling

Cognitive dysfunction

Depression

Anxiety