Fibromyalgia


Fibromyalgia is a neuro-metabolic condition. There is a part of your brain called your brainstem. It is responsible for processing light and sound information coming from your body. When the mesencephelon, which is the upper part of that brain stem becomes overactive, you will start to experience the symptoms of fibromyalgia.

 

Symptoms:



  • PAIN

  • CHRONIC MUSCLE PAIN

  • PAINFUL TENDER POINTS OR TRIGGER POINTS

  • INSOMNIA or SLEEP ISSUES

  • IBS or Irritable Bowel Syndrome

  • HEADACHES

  • “FIBRO FOG” and LOSS OF MEMORY

  • DIFFICULTY EXPRESSING WHAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO SAY

  • INCREASED HEART RATE

  • DIZZINESS

Causes of Fibromyalgia:

STRESS- Physical, Emotional, and/or Chemical stress.

Physical Stress- car accidents, falls, bumps, or bruises.
Emotional Stress- financial difficulties, a failed marriage, abuse, or difficulties at work.
Chemical Stress- alcohol, tobacco, and/or junk food.

Treatments


At Optimum Health, we will run a variety of diagnostic testing to find the root-case. Our Medical and Wellness team will then determine a customized treatment plan for you.
Treatment Options:

    • Life-style Changes

 

    • Stress Management

 

    • Nutrition

 

    • Brain nutrition:Sufficient protein, Oxygen

 

    • Balanced blood sugar

 

    • Good digestion



If you are experiencing any of the symptoms above or feel like you may have Fibromyalgia, please schedule a complimentary consultation here, or call 1-877-704-1761 today!