FIBROMYALGIA: A new test leads to a cause and maybe a cure. “Fibromyalgia may be related to a global dysfunction of cerebral pain-processing,” / Good grief, are they still just talking about this? This was a theory 20 years ago when I was diagnosed.
It's estimated that fibromyalgia affects approximately 10 million people in the United States. Fibromyalgia is classically characterized by chronic pain, particularly muscle pain, fatigue, sleep disturbances, and painful tender points throughout the body.