Fibromyalgia (fi-bro-my-Al-juh) syndrome (FMS) is a chronic health problem that causes pain all over the body. Some of the other symptoms of fibromyalgia: Migraine or tension headaches, pelvic pain and temporomandibular disorder.

  • Chronic widespread body pain
  • Depression
  • Moderate to extreme fatigue
  • Sleep disturbances
  • Sensitivity to touch, light, and sound
  • 90% of sufferers have jaw or facial tenderness
  • 50% suffer from sensitivity to stimulation
  • 50% suffer from constant headaches and migraines

Registered Massage Therapists may help:

  • Decrease muscle pain and stiffness
  • Improve muscle strength
  • Promote relaxation and better sleep
  • Reduce symptoms of depression and anxiety
  • Decrease pain-related disability through exercises