Do you think you might have fibromyalgia? The Mayo Clinic defines the disorder as characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and mood issues. Researchers believe that fibromyalgia amplifies painful sensations by affecting the way your brain processes pain signals.
Have you ever woken up in the morning with what feels like a pinched nerve? What is a pinched nerve? The medical term for this is cervical radiculopathy, the clinical description of when a nerve root in the cervical spine becomes inflamed or damaged, resulting in a change in neurological function. This occurs when too much pressure is applied to a nerve by surrounding tissues, which might be bone or cartilage, muscles, or tendons.