Hyperactive brain networks can multiply fibromyalgia pain: Study
A medical study found evidence that fibromyalgia patients have hypersensitive brain networks that multiply pain.
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms tend to vary from person to person, but there are clear differences between it and another pain-related condition, rheumatoid arthritis. How can you tell which one you have? While the two have similar signs, there is also a clear distinction between both.
Publication date: July 2018 Source:Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, Volume 103 Author(s): Geir Bjørklund, Maryam Dadar, Salvatore Chirumbolo, Jan Aaseth Fibromyalgia (FM) is a complex chronic condition of unknown etiology, characterized by deep and widespread pain, sleep problems, cognitive impairment, fatigue, and other well-known functional symptoms. Recently, it has been proposed that an imbalance of nutritive components, including essential metal ions and vitamins, might play a critical role in the development of FM. Muscle pain has been associated with deficiencies in amino acids, magnesium, selenium, vitami...
IBS SYMPTOMS include stomach pain or cramps, diarrhoea, bloating and constipation. These are the four most common signs, but the condition can also cause tiredness and a lack of energy, nausea and backache. Recent studies have even suggested people with IBS can experience other medical conditions, such as fibromyalgia - but what is it?
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain, poor sleep quality and fatigue. The exact cause of the condition is unknown, but experiencing a stressful event, sleep problems and chemical imbalances may be factors. Sufferers can treat their symptoms through trying these exercises.
FIBROMYALGIA causes widespread pain, poor sleep quality and fatigue. The exact cause of the condition is unknown, but experiencing a stressful event, sleep problems and chemical imbalances may be factors. Sufferers can treat the symptoms through trying these exercises.
iz ME, Luque Suárez A, Matarán Peñarrocha GA Abstract PURPOSE: To compare the effectiveness of dry needling versus myofascial release on myofascial trigger points pain in cervical muscles, quality of life, impact of symptoms pain, quality of sleep, anxiety, depression, and fatigue in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome. METHOD: A single-blind randomized controlled trial was conducted. Sixty-four subjects with fibromyalgia were randomly assigned to a dry needling group or a myofascial release group. Pain pressure thresholds of myofascial trigger points were evaluated in the cervical muscle...
The defining feature of fibromyalgia is widespread pain. It is more common in women than men, who may experience this and other symptoms differently. Women also tend to have more symptoms, including bowel irritation, and heavy, painful menstruation. Learn about fibromyalgia and symptoms specific to women here.
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms can include widespread pain in the body, stiffness and fatigue. Painkillers are recommended by the NHS to help relieve discomfort, but some health experts say supplements can be helpful for addressing muscle pain the condition causes - including CBD oil.
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain in the body, as well as problems with memory, changes in mood and feeling worn out can also be signs of the condition. But health experts say there are certain foods you can add to your diet to help - eating beans can help combat tiredness.