Studies show that women are much more susceptible to develop fibromyalgia. Many people who have fibromyalgia also suffer from tension headaches, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders, irritable bowel syndrome, anxiety, and depression. The pain may move starting with one spot to another or may be focused on particular points. Some researchers theorize that the pain does not have a cause and it’s more likely related to stress or poor lifestyle. Thus, you cannot connect your pain to a particular injury or exercise. Instead, the pain often increases with stress, so we additionally work with you to show you approaches on how to bring down your stress level.
While there is no cure for fibromyalgia, a variety of treatments can give relief and help control the symptoms. At Blue Spring, we offer a wide variety of traditional and alternative treatments that are known to be effective in treating this syndrome. Some of these immediate reliefs are Proper exercise, stretches, massage therapy, relaxation and stress-reduction measures. Our chiropractors will suggest a combination of treatments to help facilitate your fibromyalgia and other accompanying symptoms. Some of our treatments include: