To many, fibromyalgia can seem like a mysterious condition—doctors do not yet know its causes, and symptoms can be difficult to explain to those who do not have it. Characterized by soft tissue tenderness and musculoskeletal pain throughout the body, the disorder can end up affecting every aspect of a patient’s life, physical, emotional and mental.
In the video below, learn more about fibromyalgia and how it can impact your life and the performance of everyday activities. If you recognize these symptoms, make an appointment with your spine specialist. While there is no cure for fibromyalgia, your physician can help you manage the disorder and ease your symptoms with the help of medications, lifestyle changes and other stress-relieving activities.
For an evaluation of and treatment options for your fibromyalgia, make an appointment with Kraus Back and Neck Institute today. The founder of KBNI, Dr. Gary Kraus is a leading Houston neurosurgeon specializing in spine health, spine surgery, and non-surgical spine treatments. Please visit us online or call us today at (888) 816-8954 to schedule a consultation.