Many among us in this fast paced world are keeping up with the struggles, challenges and goodness in our lives.
Do you ever notice that there could be times where you feel sudden fatigue and pains on your body? Do you ever think that this could potentially some medical condition? Did you ever think of consulting a specialist for such pains?
Most of us if not all would just try and alleviate ourselves of these pains with the help of analgesics but then of course it happens over and over again in the course of our lifetime. Will it ever stop? You could be experiencing Fibromyalgia without you knowing it.
What is fibromyalgia?
Fibromyalgia is a medical condition that is generally described as a chronic pain illness. This conditions manifests experience of pain on multiple body parts characterized as musculoskeletal in nature.
People suffering from this condition also experiences stiffness and then tenderness of soft tissues, sleep disturbance and fatigue too.
The common sites where pain is experienced are the shoulders, the neck, the back and even the pelvic area at times.
Causes of fibromyalgia
The cause of this medical condition is not known to anyone. Medical conditions with an unknown cause are termed as idiopathic.
Though the occurrence of this condition is of unknown cause it is somehow associated greatly to people who are subjected injury, physical and or emotional stress like depression and other syndromes like chronic fatigue syndrome, irritable bowel syndrome, insomnia or even just plain sleep disturbances.
Statistics in America shows that 6 Billion of its total population (adults) suffers from this idiopathic medical condition. About sixty percent of the total count is women.
Also studies showed that the prevalence of this condition is quite common to people in ages between twenty and twenty-five, about the prime of their lives.
The prevalence showed the density in the population who suffers from the condition by the age bracket but younger people are also manifesting similar symptoms.
The term remedy is associated to fibromyalgia as there is no cure to it. The focus of the administration of anything to patients manifesting these signs and symptoms is of course to just relieve the symptoms brought by the condition.
Best Fibromyalgia Herbal Remedies
People nowadays seek natural ways of treating conditions and relieving signs and symptoms of those with no cure yet. People will tend to ask "is there an herbal remedy to fibromyalgia?".
To answer that question well there are many that can be used to alleviate the signs and symptoms of the above mentioned.
About St John’s Wort
St John’s Wort has already been used by many in alleviating the pains caused by fibromyalgia. This herb is a natural antidepressant. It helps alleviate pains by inhibiting neurotransmitters impaling the sensation for pain.
St. John’s Wort is a good example of a remedy due to most of the associated cases to fibromyalgia are stress related and so naturally if you administer an antidepressant then all other symptoms that goes with depression or stress might go away as well.
Other herbal components that can be used are those like Ginger, Turmeric, and Astragulus that helps boost the immune system to prevent the furtherance of such a medical condition. Additionally, Ginseng, Ginkgo Biloba and some members of the Mint family such as Peppermint and Eucalyptus may be found helpful as well.