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Finally diagnosed with fibromyalgia, and have no idea how to deal with it. Can anyone offer advice?

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Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Pain Management
2 doctors agree

In brief: See you doctor

There are finally medications that have been shown to help relieve the symptoms-lyrica, cymbalta, and savella (milnacipran).
In addition, regular aerobic exercise has been proven to help.

In brief: See you doctor

There are finally medications that have been shown to help relieve the symptoms-lyrica, cymbalta, and savella (milnacipran).
In addition, regular aerobic exercise has been proven to help.
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
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Dr. Laurence Badgley
General Practice
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Seek consultants

30's female diagnosed w.
fibromygia (FM) & wants to know what to do. I suggest Rheumatologist for advice. Read books by survivors Ingebretson, Lumley, & Lewis. Obtain exam fr. Osteopath. Pursue Aquatherapy, gentle yoga, massage, Vitamin D, neutraceuticals, topical & ingested Cannabis, & mindfulness therapies. FM has multifactorial cause; treatment is multi-modal.

In brief: Seek consultants

30's female diagnosed w.
fibromygia (FM) & wants to know what to do. I suggest Rheumatologist for advice. Read books by survivors Ingebretson, Lumley, & Lewis. Obtain exam fr. Osteopath. Pursue Aquatherapy, gentle yoga, massage, Vitamin D, neutraceuticals, topical & ingested Cannabis, & mindfulness therapies. FM has multifactorial cause; treatment is multi-modal.
Dr. Laurence Badgley
Dr. Laurence Badgley
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Fibromyalgia

Talk to however made the diagnosis.
If you do not have faith in your doctor then get another opinion. There are many ways to treat fibromyalgia and you deserve to be treated well.

In brief: Fibromyalgia

Talk to however made the diagnosis.
If you do not have faith in your doctor then get another opinion. There are many ways to treat fibromyalgia and you deserve to be treated well.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Dr. Albert Pizzo
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