Fibromyalgia is an illness that seems to be surrounded by many myths. While this illness has been around for quite a while, there is still a lot that is unknown about it; however, as we learn more about fibromyalgia, the better we are able to debunk many of the myths surrounding it.
The following are five common myths I have found that surround fibromyalgia, along with the truths behind them. I hope that learning the truth behind these myths will help you to understand more about your illness, or the illness that affects your loved one.
1) Myth: Fibromyalgia is a purely psychological illness. Fibromyalgia is characterized by widespread pain, tender points, poor quality of sleep, and fatigue.Read more on themighty.com