Acupuncture for Fibromyalgia NYC
What is Fibromyalgia?
Fibromyalgia causes widespread soft tissue or muscular pain with no signs of inflammation or swelling.
Affects 2-4% of the population with 80-90% females being diagnosed in the United States.
The cause is unknown. However researchers believe there may be a signaling issue or misinterpretation of how the brain process pain.
How does Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture help with Fibromyalgia?
Chinese medicine addresses the underlying cause of Fibromyalgia by using our Chinese medicine diagnostic tools. Our treatment consists of Acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, and a series of breath work exercises to modulate different organs and improve your symptoms.
Our approach regulates the immune system, improve pain signals and decreases pain, improve microcirculation throughout the body, balance hormones, and decrease inflammation.
Treatment of Fibromyalgia will go through a series of phases in our straightforward protocol to better help manage symptoms and reduce the amount of flare ups.
Symptoms of Fibromyalgia
Chronic widespread pain (Deep ache, dull ache, burning, or sharp stabbing pain)
Insomnia or poor sleep
Emotional disturbances (depression/anxiety)
Fibro Fog (Memory problems)
Restless leg syndrome
Sensitive to weather changes