A member asked:

Are household chores like sweeping, mopping, cleaning and washing beneficial for those with fibromyalgia &could be considered as daily excercise for me.?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Carin Van Gelder answered

Specializes in Emergency Medicine

Absolutely.: Those are great exercises, and that's a good way to look at doing household tasks. Balance them by doing some walking and stretching, every day.

Answered 10/23/2013


Dr. Alvin Mathew answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Yes: Any activities that's not causing you pain is helpful.

Answered 12/20/2012



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