Fibromyalgia Management in Austin, TX
Fibromyalgia is a long term and chronic condition characterized by musculoskeletal pain. It’s often accompanied by chronic fatigue and pain that is felt all over the body, not just localized or acute pain. Fibromyalgia presents as a long lasting pain that has lasted for a few months and currently there is no cure. But it’s important that if you’re suffering from fibromyalgia, you take care of your body and health to make sure symptoms are not made worse and that pain management is under control. Fibromyalgia and the pain and fatigue associated with it can lower the quality of life, and it’s important that proper care is met to make sure there are no major flare ups of the condition.
It’s currently not clear medically what causes fibromyalgia or who is at risk for the condition but what is clear is that a certain percentage of the population suffers from muscle and body pain on a regular basis with no currently known cure. It can be a very frustrating condition to deal with due to the lack of medical information and remedies. But with good and carefully planned management, fibromyalgia patients can reduce the symptom severity and frequency, prevent major flare ups of the symptoms, and make active efforts to have an increased quality of life.
Chiropractic Care for Fibromyalgia in Austin
Chiropractic treatment can help with making sure the body and spine is aligned properly to reduce undue pressure on any muscles or joints. A structurally balanced and relaxed body is much less prone to pain, tightness, or tension in the muscles and tendons. Fibromyalgia patients can often have severe symptoms and sensitivities, due to an overactive nervous systems. So it’s important to keep the nervous system in a healthy way, which can help alleviate symptoms and prevent unnecessary worsening of the condition.
Dr. Colm specializes in seeing patients with all kinds of neurological disorders and symptoms, not just limited to Fibromyalgia. He often deals with a lot of chronic conditions and more complicated cases such as stroke patients along with Fibromyalgia, and has years of experience formulating a plan to make sure your health is on the right track by reducing or eliminating relapses and flare ups as much as possible. With special training in Neuro Specific Prone techniques, Dr. Colm addresses the heart of the issue by starting with the nervous system and making sure it is working optimally.
If you’re in the Austin area with Fibromyalgia and want a specialist to help you with a specialized approach, give Dr. Colm a call!