An indispensable resource that empowers fibromyalgia patients to take charge of a debilitating disease and get the health care they deserve. Fibromyalgiaaa painful, exhausting, and often misdiagnosed diseaseaaffects up to 12 million Americans (90 percent of them women). And because many health care professionals are still learning how to diagnosis and treat its confusing symptoms, patients living with the disorder must become proactive and informed consumers for their own health. The expert advice found within The 10 Best Questionsac for Living with Fibromyalgia gives readers the answers they need to get the best care possible and enjoy a more normal life. This essential book provides the Best Questions that patients should ask their doctors, partners, children, and friends, accompanied by the abest answersa drawn from cutting edge research and extensive interviews with the top experts in the field. There are chapters on what to ask about your diagnosis, test results, second opinions, for ongoing disease management, to lose weight, get more sleep, and to make other healthy lifestyle changes. This practical and holistic book also offers Best Questions and advice for fibromyalgia patients for their relationships with partners, children, friends to ensure emotional, financial, and spiritual health. Each chapter concludes with The Magic Questionac, the one crucial question most people never think to ask until itas too late.iel Forman says, aPeople who start exercising on their own in a random way are usually the ones who find less value in their exercise routines and end up ... Supervised people do much better. ... Some popular classes like yoga may cost extra.
|Title||:||The 10 Best Questions for Living with Fibromyalgia|
|Author||:||Dede Bonner, Dr. Patrick B. Wood|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2009-09-08|