Fibromyalgia Depression and chronic fatigue can make life very difficult and tiresome. Many of the members of your community, and the medical community, lack an understanding of Chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia depression which can make sufferers feel isolated, alone and depression. In the following pages we will discuss several treatment alternatives for fibromyalgia depression and chronic fatigue.
What Is Fibromyalgia Depression And Why Do You Experience It?
Clinical depression, which often accompanies FMS Syndrome, is more than just a passing feeling of sadness, it is often accompanied with prolonged feelings of severe chronic fatigue and fibromyalgia depression symptoms of hopelessness, loss of appetite, loss of interest in hobbies and entertainment, with even suicidal thoughts. This is a disorder that affects a patient’s thoughts, moods, feelings, behavior, physical health, and can even aggravate bad posture. It was thought that the condition was “all in your head” and that if you really tried, you could “pull yourself out of it.” Physicians now know that depression is not a weakness, and you can treat this medical disorder on a biological or chemical basis.
The symptoms of DEPRESSION in FIBROMYALGIA are: persistent sadness, anxiousness or “empty” moods that can last up to 2 or more weeks, fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, recurrent thoughts of suicide, changes in appetite and weight, loss of interest or pleasure in activities, restlessness, irritability, difficulty concentrating, difficulty making decisions, guilt, hopelessness and worthlessness. If a patient feels “down” for more than a few weeks, or experiences difficulty functioning in daily life, they may be suffering from clinical depression.
Depression may occur only once in a FMS patient’s life. Often however, it occurs as repeated episodes over a lifetime, with periods free of depression in between. Or it may be a chronic condition, requiring ongoing treatment over a lifetime. Depression affects more than 18 million Americans of all ages and races.
Prescription, antidepressant medications generally carry adverse side effects. Explore the Chronic Fatigue Medicinals and FMS Homeopathics that have strong natural ingredients to restore the natural mind mood states. With proper treatment, most clients with fms depression often improve within weeks, and can return to normal daily activities.