Immune System and Fibromyalgia

Immune System and Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (FM) is often categorized as a diagnosis of exclusion, meaning the causes are unknown and a diagnosis is often reach once all other options have been explored and ruled out. In its clinical presentation, Fibromyalgia is described as a central sensitivity syndrome with hallmark symptoms related to abnormal processing of the central nervous system.

What is your neck muscles spasm telling you?

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The neck muscles perform several very important functions and when in spasm may be signaling you to address an underlying condition. There are several layers of neck muscles that extend from just below the surface of the skin to deeply surrounding the spinal bones, and an uncontrolled contraction of these muscles (neck muscle spasm) can […]

Concussion & mild traumatic brain injuries

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Mild traumatic brain injuries are also known as concussion. It’s projected that these traumas have an incidence of 3.8 million each year in the United States. Despite this high incidence, moderate traumatic brain injuries and concussions are among the least understood accidents within sports healthcare and the neuroscience communities.

Fibromyalgia (FM) HCPs

Fibromyalgia (FM) HCPs

Fibromyalgia (FM) has a long reputation for being a controversial diagnosis. Some health care providers (HCPs) believe Fibromyalgia is a valid condition that warrants research and treatment while some feel it is a “garbage can diagnosis” which HCPs throw patients into when they are unsure what diagnostic tag to use to describe a patient’s condition.

Fibromyalgia Eye Problems

Fibromyalgia Eye Problems

Fibromyalgia, a chronic pain based syndrome that affects patient’s tendon, muscle, and skeletal functions today, can actually work its way into the eye, creating what are known as fibromyalgia eye problems. When we think of fibromyalgia, we don’t need to think of the sensory organs, instead focusing on the discomfort that comes with movement and activity.

Fibromyalgia Diagnose and Treatment

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Fibromyalgia is a state that’s been becoming more prevalent and getting more attention over the past few years. Fibromyalgia causes pain and achiness through the entire body, generalized fatigue, and several other associated symptoms. Up to 3-5% of the population suffers from fibromyalgia, and it’s more common in girls