A pain condition that is described by deep muscle pain and aching all over the body. Symptoms are similar to flu-like symptoms with soreness and tenderness of limbs. Causes for Fibromyalgia are being researched, however, experts theorize it is hereditary or triggered due to injuries or trauma. Fibromyalgia affects 2-4% of the population, predominately women.
Signs and Symptoms of Fibromyalgia:
- Widespread pain
- Fatigue and sleep disturbances
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Headaches and facial pain