يوم جديد – انقطاع الأدوية والبديل.. مع د. حنينا أبي نادر طب عام ووقاية Hi. How are you today. I am Dr. Hanina Abi Nader, general practitioner and preventive medicine specialist.
Today we will talk about fibromyalgia. What is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia, medically known as central sensitivity syndrome, affects around 5% of women.
It is in fact a chronic relapsing condition, frequently accompanied by widespread pain, insomnia, low concentration and bilateral tenderness mostly in their 30s. Besides musculoskeletal disorders, what are the symptoms of fibromyalgia? It is usually accompanied by gastrointestinal disorders with abdominal pain and distention, trouble focusing and headaches and they are all related to stress.
Fibromyalgia is generally diagnosed at 30. On the other hand, men prevalence is 1% and they generally suffer from morning stiffness, fatigue and unrefreshing sleep with unclear organic causes. And in this case, medical tests usually show normal results. #OTVLebanon