Fibromyalgia treatments
Fibromyalgia

Treatments could include:

  • Gait training is a type of physical therapy that helps people improve their ability to stand and walk.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Living with pain that won't go away can be discouraging at best and unbearable at worst. But it is important to remember that there are treatment options that can reduce your pain and improve your quality of life. Your doctor may recommend the use...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Heat and cold can help reduce pain, but knowing which is more appropriate at any given time can be confusing. Learn when to treat injuries with cold or heat.
    Source:HLCMS
  • It is important that you take any and all medications correctly, always following your doctor's instructions. Always take all of your medication, and at the amounts and times the instructions say.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Bowel retraining is a behavior modification program to help people with dysfunctional bowels regain the ability to have normal bowel movements. A complete bowel retraining program has several steps that can help you regain normal bowel function an...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Behavioral therapy is a treatment that helps change potentially self-destructing behaviors. It is also called behavioral modification or cognitive behavioral therapy.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) unit is a device that sends small electrical currents to targeted body parts. These currents are used to relieve pain.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Love, passion, conflict, argument-it's how we relate to each other. It's how we bond and learn about one another. It's how we develop as people and as a family. Whether it is an unexpected illness, bad grades, financial difficulties, or arguments ...
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  • Stress is a normal response to emotional challenges. But while some stress can be healthy, too much can lead to health problems. Fortunately, it can be managed.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Job and workplace stress is one of the biggest sources of stress in today's world. More than 32 percent of Americans cite workplace stress as one of the main stressors in their lives. And that stress extends far beyond the office; the stress from ...
    Source:HLCMS
  • You can't avoid stress, but you can work to avoid the situations that cause you the most stress and anxiety. Here are a few suggestions for preventing stress in the first place. Keep a daily journal and record when something causes you undue stres...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Self-esteem is the general opinion a person has about himself or herself. Having high but realistic self-esteem is essential to good mental health.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Getting older doesn't mean you need to give up being active. In fact, daily physical activity can improve your health in a number of ways, at any age.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Carrying around too much weight feels uncomfortable and it can also damage your health. According the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), obesity rates have skyrocketed in the United States in recent years. As of 2010, more than one-t...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Chances are good that at least once a year-in January, perhaps?-you vow to commit to an exercise program. If you've had some trouble with the follow-through, you're certainly in good company. Yet there are so many compelling reasons to make the co...
    Source:HLCMS
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