Tag: fibromyalgia

Patient Basics: Fibromyalgia

Originally published by Harvard Health. What Is It? People with fibromyalgia have widespread pain, aches and stiffness in muscles and joints throughout the body along with unusual tiredness. There is no known cause of fibromyalgia. In addition, doctors can't find any other physical reason for the symptoms. Blood tests, X-rays and...
Image: PD 1. Regular exercise reported at baseline was associated with less pain in repeated measures over a subsequent 12 month period, though this association was attenuated when adjusting for baseline level of pain. 2. Exercise was associated with a significant reduction in concurrent pain, though this association did not persist...