Rheumatologist Dr. Martin Morell of the Arthritis Specialists in New Hartford, was on Keeler this week discussing his new book, Fibromyalgia- Unification Theory; Connecting the Dots.

"This is the most up to date research and evidence from his own clinic in order to explain this disorder in its entirety," said Fibromyalgia expert.  "This book offers patients, family members, and caregivers a complete picture of fibromyalgia," he added.

The book offers:

  • differential diagnosis;
  • associated symptoms such as fatigue, anxiety, numbness, and memory problems;
  • possible genetic factors; and
  • treatment for sleep disturbances, daytime pain, and reduced energy and concentration.
(WIBX)

Listen to the complete interview with Dr. Morell below:

 

Phibromyalgia as a disease that is characterized by chronic widespread pain and a heightened pain response to pressure. Other symptoms include tiredness to a degree that normal activities are affected, sleep problems, and troubles with memory. Some people also report restless legs syndrome, bowel or bladder problems, numbness and tingling, and sensitivity to noise, lights or temperature. Fibromyalgia is frequently associated with depression, anxiety, and posttraumatic stress disorder. (source: Wikipedia)

For more information on Fibromyalgia, Dr. Martin Morell and his clinic, Arthritis Specialists in New Hartford, NY call (315) 724-5353.