5 Remedies To Know About On Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

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Fibromyalgia syndrome is not a disease, rather it is a musculoskeletal condition that can involve a multitude of symptoms. It is commonly thought to be arthritis-related, but fibromyalgia does not cause joint damage or inflammation like arthritis. People with fibromyalgia often experience unexplained muscle pain or painful trigger points that include the back of the head, tops of shoulders, upper chest, knees, outer elbows, or hips.

 

What Causes Fibromyalgia?

Experts believe that fibromyalgia isn’t caused by one thing in particular; rather, the syndrome is due to a combination of factors. Traumatic, stressful, or emotional events can be linked to the development of fibromyalgia. Additionally, people with rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, or spinal arthritis have a greater risk of developing fibromyalgia. Other factors, which are believed to contribute to the syndrome, are listed below.

  • Repetitive Injuries
  • Traumatic, Stressful, or Emotional Events (e.g. PTSD or a car accident)
  • Genetics (a family history of Fibromyalgia can make you more prone to it)
  • Infections or Illnesses (Lupus)
  • CNS (central nervous system) problems
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

 

Get Your Yoga On:

Yoga has been shown to relieve symptoms of fibromyalgia. Taking a 60-75 minute yoga class twice a week, for a total of eight weeks, can help decrease pain in people who have fibromyalgia. Since yoga is a calming exercise, it lowers cortisol, which is a stress hormone. Other stress-lowering workouts include tai chi, Pilates, and swimming.

 

Eat Anti-Inflammatory Foods:

Eat foods with anti-inflammatory properties because inflammation causes joint and muscle pain. Green tea, ginger, broccoli, red onion, and tomato, among other fruits and vegetables, can help naturally reduce inflammation. Additionally, you may want to eliminate meat, dairy, processed foods, junk food, salt, sugar, and gluten from you diet. Gluten can cause inflammation, weight gain, neurological problems, muscle pain, and fatigue. Try a gluten-free and raw foods diet to help reduce symptoms of fibromyalgia.

 

You Need Magnesium & Vitamin D:

Eating foods that are high in vitamin D and magnesium can help reduce symptoms of fibromyalgia. Proper magnesium levels help reduce stress and vitamin D can ease muscle pain and stiffness. Avocados, bananas, kale, collards, cashews, pine nuts, walnuts, pumpkin seeds, spinach, and almonds are great sources of magnesium. Mushrooms, freshly squeezed orange juice, and almond milk (free of thickeners and sweeteners) are great sources of vitamin D.

 

Try Acupuncture:

Acupuncture is an age-old alternative treatment for chronic pain. This ancient Chinese method helps ease pain by pricking the skin with needles at certain points of the body. It is best to continually receive acupuncture to help relieve pain, because a one-off treatment may only have short-term effects.

 

Chiropractic Therapy:

Chiropractic treatment is another alternative treatment that can help correct past injuries or damages from serious traumas. Chiropractic care helps realign the spine through adjustments. People with fibromyalgia have been known to have hyperactivity of the sympathetic nervous system, and cervical spinal adjustments have helped to decrease this hyperactivity.

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    Q: I performed the FULL BODY DETOX a while ago and let you know how wonderful it made me feel!! I have chronic Fibromyalgia and am tired of taking the next med that should work. The detox helped with my ibs, sleeplessness and feelings of malaise but now that the weather is changing I am feeling run down because of the pain syndrome is there anything you can suggest?? I've been dealing with this for over 30 yrs. and the ONLY relive I've ever had from some of the symptoms has been when I did the detox. I really would love some help with the Fibromyalgia thank you

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    I would suggest you perform the FULL BODY DETOX (FBD) again! I believe you will get much help if you change your diet to raw fruits and vegetables as much as possible and drink the DETOX TEA to keep your healing going on while you're not Detoxing. I have an article on "Fibromyalgia" coming out soon! Please stay tuned to Dherbs.Com! Good products: NERVES FORMULA, HEADACHE AND PAIN FORMULA, MSM SULFUR

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    Q: I have lupus, raynaud's phenonmenon, fibromyalgia, pernicous anemia, high blood pressure and neuropathy in my feet for over 15 years. Most recently I was diagnosed with pericarditis and scleroderma. My energy level is severely depleted along with my mental spirit. Is there any help for my illnesses? PLEASE HELP!

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    Yes, there is PLENTY of help for you! For diseases: first perform the FULL BODY DETOXfollowed by the 10-DAY ELECTRIC GREENS CELL FOOD CLEANSE. Drink HEARTY HEART TEA (mornings) and NERVES TEA (nightly) while cleansing too. For your mind, please read MENTAL SCIENCE MANUAL e-book. All available in our on-line store! We have articles written on these diseases too. Go to our articles section and read Dec. 2009 newsletter!

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    Q: Can you recommend anything to benefit Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia?

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    Try our FULL BODY DETOX followed by taking NERVES FORMULA 3 capsules 3-4 times daily as well as 3 capsules of MSM SULFUR daily.

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    Q: What type of herbal remedies are available to eliminate Fibromyalgia?

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    Try our NERVES FORMULA, NERVES TEA, MSM SULFUR, and CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM FORMULA. Article on Fibromyalgia coming soon.

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    Q: I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) about 10 years ago. I have used the medical drugs to no avail. I fell and fractured my tibia in 2005 and had a knee replacement in 2007. My ankles, knees, wrists and hands stay swollen with much stiffness in my legs, knees, ankles and hands. Additionally, I have gained weight. I would much rather not move around due to much pain in my knees and ankles. What do you recommend I do to get myself back into a healthy condition?

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    I suggest you first perform the FULL BODY DETOX. After this kit, perform a daily regimen of: JOINT FORMULA, MSM SULFUR, HEADACHE AND PAIN FORMULA, and ELECTRIC GREENS CELL FOOD (3 capsules each of each formula spread out throughout the day, not all together). Please read our â€ARTHRITIS†article as I feel it would be very beneficial for you. You CAN heal for this situation!

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    Q: Dear herbalist, I have beginning stages of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, triggered by a foot injury six months ago. While I will be starting physical therapy soon, I would rather not be forced to take big pharmacy medications. I love Dherbs and I hope there is a better alternative to reduce symptoms and assist with nerve repair and ultimately (hopefully) remission. Please help. I am only 30 years old. Sincerely, Rebecca

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    We always recommend doing The Full Body Cleanse first to get your overall health into a better place, your body is always more receptive to healing when it's in a healthier state. You should do the Nerve Cleanse and Regimen to specifically help bring recovery to your nerves. After cleansing we suggest continuing with the Nerves Formula and the Central Nervous System supplement. If you're looking for a supplement to assist with pain we suggest trying the Headache and Pain Formula.

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    Full Body Cleanse - http://dherbs.com/store/full-body-cleanse-p-1.html

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    Central Nervous System Formula - http://dherbs.com/store/central-nervous-system-p-17.html

    Nerves Formula - http://www.dherbs.com/store/nerves-formula-p-51.html

    Headache and Pain Formula -http://www.dherbs.com/store/headache-and-pain-formula-p-34.html

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    Q: I wanted to know what you would suggest for muscle pain. I have pain in my neck and bicep, tightening in my wrist and sometimes my hand is cold. I had an mri that showed some mild degenerative changes to my cervical spine.

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    For muscle pain, we recommend Joint Aid, and MSM Sulfur to help nourish and maintain muscles and nerves.

    Coldness in your extremities may be due to poor circulation for which we recommend Circulation Aid.

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    Q: I have a myriad of health problems due to, I believe, excessive masturbation. Ailments include: Low hanging reddish testicles (at times) Epididymitis Pain and inflammation of the vas deferens Pain and "it seems" mild inflammation in the lower abdominal. Pre-mature ejaculation (I masturbate only once a month) could this be too much if my body is destroyed? At the onset I had penis shrinkage, and seminal discharge or oozing. Constant urination, dripping, pressure in the pelvis and/or bladder. I have tried a bunch of products but none have worked. Dr. Lin's herbal formulas for 8 months. Acupuncture with 4 different people. Chinese herbs with 2 of them. Ginseng tonic formulas. They are all expensive and I am having trouble affording everything. Life is hard enough without this type of problem. I need to avoid being ripped off. I would appreciate any feedback and/or correspondence.

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    We would recommend that you perform our Full Body Cleanse, then follow that up with our Male Cleanse. These cleanses help to provide essential nutrients conducive to male sexual reproductive health.

    After you finish the cleanses, go with Male Hormonal Formula, Prostate Formula and Male Health Tea to continue to maintain the wellness of your testicles, penis, and prostage gland.

    And more importantly, give masturbating a break for a while.

    Also, soak in hot water and 2-3 boxes of sea salt daily.

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    Q: Hi, I have been suffering from a dull pain the testicular area for over 2 years now. I have seen 2 urologists that have confirmed that I have enterococcus bacteria in either the prostate of genital area based on semen culture. I have also done testicle ultrasound and CAT scan of the area with good results. One of the urologist said that I have an inflamed prostate (prostitis) there was some varicose veins when ultra sound was done but the urologist continues to give me long term antibiotics. Some my symptoms have been dull pain in the testicular area when I need to have a bowel movement. low energy, moody, memory loss, irritable, confused, brain fog etc. I use to have a health sex drive but now my sex drive is really low. A bit of erectile dysfunction but I think that comes more from having the pain all the time and anxiety. I don't know if this is possible but my penis seems to have reduced in size when erect. The doctor ask me to try some cialis for the ED which I did for a short while but decided I needed something natural because of the long term problems of using those medications. I have had long periods of stress from a bitter business relationship about 2 years ago. My concern is that every time I go to the urologist all they want to do it give me antibiotics and that doesn't seem to be working. I am concern of the other organ damage caused by taking long term antibiotics. Is there an alternative you recommend? I have been looking at your Anti- virus treatment. I am 30 years old.

    A:

    I would suggest you perform the FULL BODY DETOXfollowed by the TOTAL MALE CLEANSE. Read some of our free health articles too on male reproductive health. Healing begins with knowledge!

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    Q: Hello. This is my first time emailing you. I am a 24 year old African American female. I have a younger sister who is 17. She has had health issues every since I can remember. As a baby she had asthma but grew out of it. She has also suffered from allergies to things such as pollen and ragweed as well. But at the age of 9 she woke up one morning totally unable to move and her joints appeared swollen and red. She has never been diagnosed with anything but the symptoms have been treated with an array of different drugs. As time progressed she would randomly continue to get joint swelling and stiffness in her arms legs and hips. Doctors have tested her for lupus and arthritis and test results still say she has none of the above. She suffers also from periodic urinary tract infections, ulcerations of the mouth and fatigue. She recently was told that she was suffering also from a stomach emptying disorder and her body was having a difficult time absorbing nutrients. Just this week she had extreme pain in her upper abdomen and the doctor said it was an enlarged spleen. They did blood work and it turns out that her pancreas levels are off the charts. I kind of hopped all over the place and I left a lot of things out. But do you have any clue what may be going on or what she could do to help her improve her overall quality of life and finally be pain free? I also left out that recently she has started losing hearing in her left ear. What does this all mean?

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    Please consider scheduling a 1-hour health consultation (only $100) so as to get at the root of all these problems. She's too young to be going through all of this. Time just won't allow for a detailed written response here. However, I will suggest she perform the FULL BODY DETOX as she sounds pretty toxic. It's good she may start at a young to better her health. She doesn't have to suffer!

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    Q: I suffer from joint pain in my shoulder, elbow, back and neck. I don’t know if it is arthritis or what. do you have a product for severe joint pain?

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    Yes, I would recommend JOINT FORMULA, ELECTRIC GREENS CELL FOOD, and ACID BUSTER formulas. Also, read our article on â€ARTHRITISâ€.

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    Q: I've been told I have a condition called 'sapho syndrome'. I've been in severe pain for years now. (shoulders and neck) it seems to be getting worse. I've been told to take drugs that can affect my sperm count, hair loss and weaken my immune system. Please let me know if there's an alternative to these 'treatments'.

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    Perform the FULL BODY DETOX for starters. Do this first!

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    Q: My husband is experiencing severe lower back pain, and numbness in his leg. He has already had a series of epidural shots in his spine, and the pain is still there. He has been a body builder, and a healthy eater in the past. He is retired Army and thinks alot of the pain is due old injuries. I do not see any herbs for severe back pain. He is on Flexerol, 800 ml of motrin, and I believe next they will suggest surgery (fuse the bones together). Can you tell us what may help his back?

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    It appears his condition is self-inflicted and not degenerative in nature, so herbs exclusively would not be of great help; only partial help. The drugs are making his condition worse. I would suggest he give the Full Body Detox, a try so as to purify his body so REAL healing can begin. The pain may always exist, but it could be contained. He should also see a chiropractic. Being honest too, what he is experiencing is the effect of his cause (what he did to his body under the guise of what he thought was the right thing to do in bodybuilding, and eating what he thought was healthy food). Detox first! But if he can't give up the drugs, I wouldn't recommend detoxing as herbs and drugs don't mix!

    Article:
    Can I Take Medication With My Herbs?

    Product Links:
    Full Body Detox

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    Q: I am not sure if I pulled a muscle cause I work with baggage at the airlines. And back pain and abdominal pain has been prevalent. and I hate my job have not been able to get the job I wanted and my mom keeps telling go back to college, but I want to get my degree in poetry. I probably need a new plan, I want to get married but the girl I love she is not that consciousness about her diet and I am a vegetarian. What does back pain denotes Mr. Djuethy. Thank you brother. and thank you very much cause I thank you from the bottom of my heart for being able low the prices on the herbs cause I purchase avidly. Thank you and god bless you from the universe.

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    Beloved, it sounds like your back is against the wall with pressure from other people directing your life. Are you bending over backwards to try and please everybody? Pain is the absent of pleasure. Sounds like you are missing pleasure in your life.

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    Q: I had recently been taking ibuprofen for joint pain and stopped after about 4 mos as I noticed it, or something else has caused my ankles and feet to swell preventing me from wearing my cowboy boots. I have taken a glucose tolerance test that showed I was breaking down sugar(s) properly. Is there anything you can recommend to reduce the swelling I'm experiencing?

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    Try HEADACHE AND PAIN FORMULA, ELECTRIC GREENS CELL FOOD, JOINT FORMULA, MSM SULFUR, and ACID BUSTER formulas. Also, start soaking in hot water and 2 boxes of sea salt (daily).

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    Q: What is good to ease arthritis pain?

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    Please read our article entitled "ARTHRITIS" for remedies and healing of this health challenge. You can find it in our articles section.

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    Q: I had 2 jaw bone (cavitations) surgeries, from holistic dentist, a dentist I went to prior caused major trauma to the bone and 3 days later my whole face was on fire, this has been 3 years since this happened, he might have pushed the infection I had in my system through the nerves, I am a whole lot better but still experience pain, pressure and fogginess in my head causing me not to think straight at times, pain behind my ears and in lower jaw, as well as discomfort and pressure. I would like to know what product would be good for this, the brain and heart circulation herb? I pretty much have to stay on a raw food diet to maintain my health but this is not totally getting rid of the problem, there is inflammation and pain in my jaws if I eat the wrong thing. Could you please guide me in the right direction?

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    Herbs to try: BRAIN TUNER, NERVES FORMULA, MSM SULFUR, and HEADACHE AND PAIN FORMULA. Also, purchase OXY-DROPS for your drinking water (10-20 drops per glass).

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    Q: My son is 9 years old, and is diagnosed with Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis. I am going to modify his diet as I read your Arthritis article. Is Joint Formula recommend for children? What else can I do? Thank you.

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    Greetings Beloved, Yes, indeed the Joint formula can be taken by your son. If he can swallow capsules then he can take the formula in a smaller dose. We also offer some alternative fomulas that are geared specifically for children, and are in the form of a liquid. There is the Children's Full Body Detox, as well as the liquid mucus buster formula which are extremely helpful to release inflammations. And as the Dherbs.com article on "Arthritis" states, diet modifications are essential to healing. So again read the article and you will find a plethora of suggestions for those dietary changes that will help your son on his healing path!

    ARTICLE:
    Arthritis

    Product Links:
    Children Detox
    Joint Formula

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    Q: Hello. I was wondering if you could help me. In April of 2007 I contracted urethritis. I was treated with antibiotics and everything was fine. Then around 3 weeks later I was re-infected and treated again but this time the pain has not gone away. I have been on antibiotics for 4 months straight and I can not get rid of this. My body is run down and I am in constant pain. Some of my symptoms include weak or no erection, itching in my penis, lower abdomen pain, burning in the urethra, burning when urinating. My urologist can not help me and I don't know what to do. Taking the medication helps but if I get sexually aroused then all of the symptoms return. I'm lost but I know that I can fight this off. Can you help me with some insight as to what can help? Also recently I feel like the infection has spread to my anus(due to constant itching) and I have not been sexually active since all of this has started.

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    I would recommend that you perform or Full Body Detox and fast. It will greatly help you

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    Personally, I would not take the medication. It's creating your problem with yeast. Drugs cannot help you, only harm you.

    Also, while detoxing, take the Male Health tea to help restore optimum activity in that region!

    You will be alright after you do the necessary things! Stay positive! Healing is yours!

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    Q: First off let me say that I am a true believer in natural healing. I have had the "pleasure" of going through serious intestional complications, arthritis pain, foot issues and severe menstrual pain with no real help from conventional doctors or medicine. I am extremely grateful for this site, your wisdom, and your sincere desire to help people. In the very near future I am going to purchase your Full Body Detox Kit, but I am currently on an oxygen therapy routine involving 35% food grade hydrogen peroxide that is ingested (not by itself of course!). Will I be able to continue my oxygen therapy along with the detox?

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    You most certainly will, Beloved! Glad you find the site of interest! Peace and Love!