Millions of people get affected by this disease in the USA annually. Although it is not a well-known syndrome and its diagnosis can be very difficult, Fibromyalgia is a very painful and serious problem.
The causes and the symptoms of this disorder are not very clear and most people including medical professionals are not sure about what leads to its development and how are the symptoms related to the causes. Fibromyalgia continues to baffle researchers and till now, there has not been a general agreement on most of the factors that manipulate the development of this disorder.
The extensive pain over a long period without any clear reason is one of the main symptoms. The other thing on which most of the researchers will have the same opinion is the fact that Fibromyalgia is not mental chaos and that it rather falls into the category of neurobiological disorders and/or that of the functional somatic syndromes.
Fibromyalgia is related to definite neurochemical imbalances that may appear in the brain and lead to improper functioning of it when it comes to perceiving pain is the main reason for the agreement of the researchers on this fact.
- Muscular fatigue
- Sleeping disorders
- Bowel syndrome
- Painful menstruation cycle
- Severe headaches
- Stress and anxiety
- Joint stiffness
Sometimes patients also start being more sensitive to certain factors like bright lights, odors, certain temperatures, foods, or noises. Swollen legs and hands are also related to being the effect of Fibromyalgia.
The doctor will perform a series of examinations which may include blood examinations, examinations of the kidneys, testing Inflammatory Arthritis in order to diagnose this disease. A patient is asked a number of questions to identify the problem.
Nowadays stress is a very common thing without knowing that it will not only affect the state of mind but will also damage the physical The state of stress will develop the disease. It is impossible to live a stress-free life but one can do a number of things to control the stress level and not let it destroy your health and mind. Workouts, meditation and simply disconnecting from all sources of stress and anxiety will help.
Smoking cigarettes seriously affects your life and will lead to a number of diseases and disorders. Fibromyalgia is one of them because smoking affects the immune system and may lead to severe panic disorders.
The one factor that may lead to an extreme level of the disorder is surrendering and not trying to fight your problem. It means that you stop trying to fight against it, which in turn not only affects your physical condition but also leads you to depression. The worse state of mind in any problem act as a poison.
Most people consider eating as a source of comfort and remedy for physical or psychological problems. But the reality is high-saturated fats, sweets, and commonly junk and fast food will only take you to the higher levels of disorder.
A warm cup of coffee or tea is mostly considered essential for breakfast. Some people love it all day long and consider it a headache and exhaustion reliever but patients with Fibromyalgia experience that caffeine is one of the basic sources leading to bad sleeping patterns.
The truth is that caffeine will only lead to creating a bad cycle in which patients feel more energized on the surface but internally it drains much. Thus avoid too much coffee, tea, chocolates, and alcohol in order to keep yourself away from discomforts and live a long happy life.
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