Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread pain, usually in addition to sleep, mood, and fatigue disorders. Majority of these patients will also describe having tension headaches, IBS, anxiety, and depression. The research agrees that Fibromyalgia amplifies the sensation of pain by how your brain processes pain signals. Cognitive impairments, some may call “Fibro Fog”, can be a common symptom as well.
There is no definitive “cure” for Fibromyalgia, however there are many treatment options, and usually a combination of approaches tends to be the most effective. Here at the Colorado Fibromyalgia Center, of fibromyalgia treatment program will use as many resources, available in medicine, as needed, to achieve successful results.