Fibromyalgia is one of the most common chronic pain conditions affecting about 6 million people in the US and an estimated 3-6% world-wide. It is most prevalent in women; 70-90% of the people who have it are women. The most effective treatment protocols for fibromyalgia include acupuncture.
Attached is an August, 2019 article authored by Chris Dewey, LAc, published in the alternative pain treatment directory entitled Acupuncture Treatment of Fibromyalgia Symptoms .This is a great article that goes a long way to describe the way Chinese Medicine approaches the treatment of fibromyalgia. Not only does the author describe the disease mechanism according to traditional Chinese theory, but he also goes into the specifics of the how-and-why of it all. Read this article and you’ll come away with a completely different understanding of the condition and you’ll be amazed at the various tools in the Chinese medicine toolbox available to treat fibromyalgia. Read more in this article:
Oct2019 Aimee Brown, LAc, MSOM. Reach out or schedule appointments with Aimee by calling Ommani at 262.695.5311.