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Fibromyalgia

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Inclusion Body Myositis (IBM) Disease Overview : Johns Hopkins Myositis Center

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Polymyositis Overview : Johns Hopkins Myositis Center

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Autoimmune Diseases Research at Johns Hopkins

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Inclusion Body Myositis Treatment

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Dr John Sarno & Tension Myositis Syndrome (TMS) Explained

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a medical condition characterised by chronic widespread pain and a heightened pain response to pressure. Other symptoms include tiredness to a degree that normal activities are affected, sleep problems and troubles with memory. Some people also report restless legs syndrome, bowel or bladder problems, numbness and tingling and sensitivity to noise, lights or temperature. Fibromyalgia is frequently associated with depression, anxiety and posttraumatic stress disorder. Other types of chronic pain are also frequently present.
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