The following Conditions are related to Sleep

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  • Fibromyalgia

    Fibromyalgia is a condition characterized by severe pain in the muscles and the connective tissues. Since there is no specific cure for this condition, as it is either autoimmune or caused due to severe stress, the treatment is symptomatic.Medications can help reduce the pain of fibromyalgia and improve sleep. Common choices include:Pain relievers: Over-the-counter pain relievers such as acetaminophen (Tyl  Read More

  • Myofascial pain syndrome

    Myofascial pain syndrome facts Muscle pain, tenderness, and spasm are characteristics of myofascial pain syndrome. Myofascial pain syndrome typically affects muscle in asymmetric areas of the body. The precise cause of myofascial pain syndrome is not known. Myofascial pain syndrome leads to localized pain in the muscle tissue. Poor sleep, fatigue, and stiffness are common in myofascial pai  Read More

  • Neuropathic pain (nerve pain)

    Each person’s symptoms of neuropathic pain may vary slightly, but these symptoms are common: shooting, burning, or stabbing pain tingling and numbness, or a “pins and needles” feeling spontaneous pain, or pain that occurs without a trigger evoked pain, or pain that’s caused by events that are typically not painful — such as rubbing against something, being in cold tempe  Read More