What happens when you suffer from chronic fatigue syndrome? Is it just extreme tiredness, or are there other problems associated with the disorder? Here are some of the ways that CFS affects your body.
A diagram showing the interconnections between all these pain/fatigue/so much more disorders. Who knows if they'll all stay connected as research proceeds but for now its nice to seem them portrayed together. (Put all the money spent together to understand all these disorders and what do you have? Not much!) Life with Fibromyalgia
4. Nutrient Deficiencies Causing fatigue, weakness, and poor concentration, anemia is a condition that develops when there isn’t enough red blood cells present in the blood to carry a sufficient amount of oxygen to bodily tissues. There are more than 400 types of anemia but the most common kinds are caused by iron and vitamin deficiencies. Affecting about 3.5 million Americans, the early symptoms of anemia… [read more]
Further into the idea of holistic health, we examine each part and system as a whole. From here we are able to identify what is truly the root cause of our symptoms, with creates a healthier lifestyle.
Fibromyalgia is a neurological condition thought to affect 1.8 million Britons to varying degrees, and experts do not know what causes it. In 2003, the Irish singer Sinead O’Connor, pictured right, revealed she was suffering from the condition, which caused her to put her career on hold for several years. ‘It’s the tiredness part that I have difficulty with, but you get to know your limits so you can work and plan around it,’ she said.