Study: Fibromyalgia Patients Are More Sensitive to Pain
Fibromyalgia affects approximately two percent of the United States population (3.4 percent of women and 0.5 percent of men), according to researchers. Based on what is already known and supposed about fibromyalgia, researchers also felt that emotional or psychiatric disturbance or both may alter pain processing to produce fibromyalgia in many patients.
~ By Carol & Richard Eustice, About.com Guides to Arthritis
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