What is Fibromyalgia Syndrome

Fibromyalgia ┬áSyndrome can be confirmed when a patient has experienced pain all four quarters of the body for a minimum of three months. The main symptoms are muscle pain and painful, ‘pressure points’. Other problems including poor sleep, difficulty with memory and concentration, extreme tiredness – and for female patients, (the problem is more common […]

Does Herpes Cause Fibromyalgia?

According to University of Alabama virologist Carol Duffy, and Tuscaloosa-based GI surgeon/chronic pain specialist William Pridgen, Fibromyalgia and various gastrointestinal disorders may all be caused by a virus – specifically herpes simplex type 1. This conclusion is a result from Dr. Pridgen having noticed particular periodic recurrences of problems among many of his patients with […]