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Doctor insights on: Exercises For Patients With Fibrositis

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Define fibrositis of spine / shoulder blade ? GP said it can last a long time. Is itpart of degenerative disease and is it more common with women ?

Define fibrositis of  spine / shoulder blade ? GP said it can last a long time.   Is itpart of degenerative disease and is it more common with women ?

Just a fancy term: Yes, your GP is right that the condition is part of the degenerative process. You should learn to live with this reality by knowing how to minimize pain with physical therapy and regular exercise, heat, massage, acupuncture etc. This will hopefully minimize your need and resultant dependence on pain meds. Hope you feel better. ...Read more

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Is there any special exercise for such patients?

Is there any special exercise for such patients?

What kind: Exercise can always be tailored and should be customized for every patient given age, comorbid conditions and health status. Seek evaluation by your primary care physician, exercise physiologist, physical therapist or a certified trainer. ...Read more

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Can kidney patients exercise?

Can kidney patients exercise?

Very much so: But you may have be careful about your hydration status as you'll want to avoid dehydration. Alternatively, you have to be aware that some patients with kidney issues have to be mindful of how much fluid they are taking in, as too much may lead to increased blood pressure or lower extremity swelling. ...Read more

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How can you help patients exercise more?

How can you help patients exercise more?

Education: Taking the time to talk with patients and identify their barriers to exercise is important. Also identify resources in your community such as prediabetes programs, walking groups, running clubs, and cycling clubs. ...Read more

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Which exercises are best for diabetic patients?

Total program: It is important to do cardiovascular exercises as well as strength and flexibility.A balance program is also important. ...Read more

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What kind of exercises do you prefer for sacroilitis patients?

See your PCP: Sacroilitis are always inflammatory in nature either urinary tract infection with no symptoms or auto immune disorder. ...Read more

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Why is pool exercises so good for dysautnomia patients? Trying to figure out what's better.. Pool. Or recumb bike

Why is pool exercises so good for dysautnomia patients? Trying to figure out what's better.. Pool. Or recumb bike

Probably Pool: In dysautonomia, their is an inability to regulate the autonomic nervous system. As a result, blood pressure, heart rate, temperature can fluctuate dramatically in dysautonimia patients. Pool based exercises are likely to be less rigorous, more controlled and water will help regulate temperature. There is less liklihood of autonomic dysfunction with pool based exercise. ...Read more