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Fibromyalgia Syndrome: Benefits of Exercise Therapy

Fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) has been described as a chronic pain syndrome with widespread pain, diffuse tenderness and joint stiffness typically lasting a period longer than 3 months (Cheatham 2013 and Busch et al 2011). Other characteristic symptoms include disturbed sleep, fatigue, headaches, concentration and memory problems (Bennett 2005). The aetiology of this condition is still […]