Fibromyalgia is not an autoimmune disease, meaning, it is not caused by your body’s own immune system. Rather, a number of underlying conditions may result in symptoms like fibromyalgia. If you fear you may be suffering from this condition it is important to speak with a professional. Fibromyalgia is a debilitating condition that can cause the following side effects:
Traditional management tools for fibromyalgia include a variety of medications, therapies, and stress management techniques. These can include prescription drugs, exercise, stress management, and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.
Commonly, lifestyle changes are recommended by doctors to help manage pain. These are generally various forms of physical exercise, management courses, and physical activity programs like sports. However, drugs for pain management often have an equal number of side effects.
Every person’s experience with fibromyalgia is different, meaning you need something more than a one-size-fits-all treatment approach. At Progressive Medical Center, we understand that every patient’s condition is unique and therefore offer a comprehensive and personalized treatment plan that covers:
All of and a combination of these techniques have greatly helped patients with fibromyalgia in the past. All can help reduce the side effects and aim to repair the underlying cause of your condition.
Our team of dedicated experts can help you relieve the painful symptoms of fibromyalgia. Contact us today to begin your personalized treatment plan.