CBD may help with Fibromyalgia (FMS)


What is Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia, is also called Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS), is a long-term condition that causes pain all over the body.

As well as wide spread pain, people with Fibromyalgia may also suffer with:

  • Increased sensitivity to pain
  • Extreme tiredness (fatigue)
  • Muscle stiffness
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Problems with mental processes (known as “fibro-fog”) such as problems with memory and concentration
  • Headaches
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) – a digestive condition that causes stomach pain and bloating

There is no cure for Fibromyalgia, but there are treatments doctors can give you such as:

  • Antidepressants
  • Painkillers
  • Counselling
  • Relaxation techniques

Although with the medications the side effects can be very disturbing and very addictive.

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