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    • 12 MAY DAY OF CHRONIC FATIGUE AND FIBROMYALGIA
    • 12 MAY DAY OF CHRONIC FATIGUE AND FIBROMYALGIA

      Mexico City. May 12, 2016 (News Agency Conacyt) .- Recognized in 1992 by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a clinical entity, fibromyalgia syndrome affects between two and five percent of the world population and is as third leading cause of consultation with rheumatologists, after arthritis and osteoarthritis. as a clinical entity, fibromyalgia syndrome affects between two and five percent of the world population and is the third cause of consultation with rheumatologists, after arthritis and osteoarthritis.

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      Fibromyalgia is a muscular disorder characterized by chronic widespread pain and excessive pressure in certain areas of the body sensitivity, limiting the activities of sufferers. In an interview with the News Agency Conacyt, Maria Isabel Barrera Villalpando, specialized psychologist at the National Institute of Psychiatry Ramon de la Fuente Muniz (INPRFM), said that this disease, which mainly affects women (nine out of 10 cases) of between 40 and 50 years old, it is little known in the population and misunderstood by health specialists, is that on average a person with fibromyalgia receives a diagnosis after having consulted seven specialists, for a period of three to four years. This because its etiology is unknown.

      Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is a complex and debilitating severe illness characterized by intense physical and mental fatigue, which does not refer, significantly, after rest and worsens with physical or mental activity. The emergence of the disease requires substantially reduce the activity and the reduction of activity occurs in all Activities of Daily Living (ADL). The impact of CFS in the patient's life is devastating, both the disease itself and by the isolation and misunderstanding of the environment, in fact, validated measures of quality of life when compared with other diseases, evidence that CFS it is one of the diseases that poorer quality of life entails. In addition to these basic features, some patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) suffer various nonspecific symptoms such as special leg weakness, muscle and joint pain, impaired memory or concentration, intolerance to smells, insomnia and very slow recovery, so that fatigue lasts more than twenty four hours after an effort.

      Biomedical Therapy®, as specialists in appliances for the rehabilitation treatment of these pathologies, applies from today until 18/05/2016 5% discount on all items in the area of rehabilitation, as well as in all teams magnet therapy will provide a completely personalized service, offering special assistance for acquisition and treatment, solidarity with all people who suffer from these diseases.