Fibromyalgia affects over 10 million people across the US, and it can affect a person extended periods of time or even lifelong. Patients suffer from widespread pain or tenderness to touch across different parts of the body
Women are more likely to suffer than men (8:2 ratio). This condition is not limited to older adults as there have been cases of children suffering from fibromyalgia.
Common Symptoms of Fibromyalgia
Symptoms and levels of intensity in the symptoms can vary among patients.
- sleep disturbance
- difficulty in memory or thinking clearly
- stiffness in the body
There are no cures to this condition. Often times, patients are recommended a combination of different health care services to help manage pain levels and reduce the frequency and intensity of pain symptoms.
Healing Hands Chiropractic provide optimal chiropractic care to reduce the intensity of pain symptoms to help patients reconnect with their normal lives.
Learn more about other chiropractic treatment for chronic conditions.