Fibromyalgia Treatment Phoenix

Fibromyalgia, literally translating to pain in the muscles, is recognized as widespread chronic pain and tissue tenderness. While pain is the most common symptom of fibromyalgia, each case of FM is unique and carries a number of irritating symptoms.

This chronic illness mirrors that of other chronic illnesses such as depression. This correlation is widely accepted as the most common, however, other illnesses such as neuropathy as well as intestinal and musculoskeletal symptoms are also being studied as related issues.

Depression, along with pain and sensitivity, fatigue, sleep issues, mental concerns and stiffness are the major symptoms of Fibromyalgia . If you don’t have the right support around you and the right treatment plan, the symptoms of

Fibromyalgia can easily lead to patients developing depression (chicken and egg scenario). Feeling drained physically, mentally and emotionally from dealing with your fibromyalgia can leave you that much more vulnerable to the highs and lows that life can bring.

This is especially the case in the fast-paced, high-pressure society that exists in the Phoenix region. This is why it is so important to take a holistic approach towards dealing with your FM symptoms.


Diet and Fibromyalgia

When you don’t fill your body with good nutritional foods, it’s like filling a diesel engine with standard fuel. Sure the engine will run, but not as efficiently, effectively or for as long of a span than if you put the right fuel in the vehicle. When you’re battling chronic illnesses, it’s more important than ever to properly fuel your body to handle the many symptoms that come with fibromyalgia.

Getting a healthy balance of carbs, proteins, fruits and vegetables allows your body to function at its best. This shortens your worst bouts of fibromyalgia pain and makes them occur less frequently.

Eating lean protein, fibrous fruits and rich, dark-green vegetables gives your body the proper nutrients to stay physically and mentally sharp in spite of your FM diagnosis.


Supplements and Herbs to Treat Fibromyalgia

From the beginning of time, humans have tried to utilize natural remedies to any number of afflictions that they have experienced. The most noted and widely practiced method for Fibromyalgia treatment is natural herbs and supplements along with Traditional Chinese Medicine. Methods and concoctions generated thousands of years ago are still being used today to help improve the health of patients around the globe.

Combining the knowledge and research of ancient medicinal practitioners, with the technology and understanding of biology nowadays, our understanding of treatment is moving forward.


Acupuncture for Fibromyalgia

The number one documented benefit of acupuncture is pain relief. For a treatment that has been around for thousands of years, for there to be a clear cut standout benefit, it would be wise to respect acupuncture’s pain relieving benefits.

If you are experiencing minute or chronic pain, acupuncture is a wise starting place for relieving or minimizing your symptoms.

Acupuncture has also shown promise in addressing the other symptoms of fibromyalgia. Patients often report feeling more energized, sleeping better, thinking more clearly and feeling an overall sense of wellness after acupuncture. Even from a mental standpoint, it is important to have a positive and hopeful attitude when combating a chronic illness. With fibromyalgia, this is absolutely the case. The stronger you are physically and mentally to handle this disease, the better your chances are of living a fulfilling life with FM.


Treating Fibromyalgia with Massage Therapy

Massage therapy has been used for centuries to help relieve tension and relax sore muscles. This makes it a perfect approach for the constant pain and discomfort that FM patients experience.

Manipulating the body to help loosen muscles, helps fibromyalgia achieve a temporary respite from their sore muscles and joints. The great thing about physical manipulation is that it doesn’t rely on toxic chemicals to distract the body from its pain.

Due to its completely natural approach, FM patients can utilize physical manipulations as often as they want because it does not carry harmful side-effects, unlike harmful painkillers.

Other treatment methods for Fibromyalgia include:

  • Homeopathic Injectables – Injecting natural healing elements into the body can provide a number of benefits for FM patients. Homeopathic Injectables can help provide balance as well as assist in dealing with and limiting pain.
  • Electric Current – Electrotherapy helps stimulate nerves, increase bloodflow and help the body heal naturally.
  • Lyftogt Therapy – A series of small injections of natural remedies is used to relieve pain.

Don’t let Fibromyalgia rule your life. Fight back, reclaim your best life and continue to make lasting memories through these natural treatments for fibromyalgia in Phoenix.

Contact the Original Health Institute to receive quick and effective relief from your symptoms of fibromyalgia.

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