Fibromyalgia and Chronic Myofascial Pain

This update of the best-selling book on fibromyalgia and myofascial pain includes brand new diagnostic information, effective new treatment options, and extensive new provider references for these often-linked conditions.

ISBN10: 1572242388
ISBN13: 9781572242388
Number Of Pages: 416
Publication Date: 20010704
Publisher: NewHarbinger
Binding: Paperback
SKU: 9781572242388

This classic survival manual offers you the first comprehensive patient guide for managing the common but often misdiagnosed conditions of fibromyalgia and chronic myofascial pain. The management techniques found in Fibromyalgia and Chronic Myofascial Pain include targeted bodywork for painful trigger points and strategies to help you cope with the chronic pain, sleep problems, and numbing effects of 'fibrofog' that occur as a result of the disease.

This edition includes coverage of promising new research on the causes of fibromyalgia, evaluation of new treatments, complete discussions of special issues for women and men, and the latest information on medication. It includes a popular provider index, which can help you select those practitioners who will take your complaints seriously and offer knowledgeable treatment advice.