Fibromyalgia is a complex and often misunderstood condition that affects millions of people worldwide. Despite its prevalence, the exact cause of fibromyalgia remains unknown. One theory that has gained significant attention is the possibility that fibromyalgia may be an autoimmune disease.
Your joints have been stiff. You can’t turn your neck or move your wrists the way you used to. You may assume that it’s arthritis. But lately, you’ve woken up with pain every day all over your body. You may be experiencing the warning signs of a condition known as fibromyalgia.
Fibromyalgia is a disorder defined by extensive musculoskeletal pain associated with fatigue, sleep, memory, and mood issues. Over time, it increases painful sensations by impacting how the brain and spinal cord process painful and painless signals.