Fibromyalgia is a debilitating disease that affects a large number of people - an estimated to 500,000 people in the UK alone. With symptoms ranging from extreme fatigue to sleep disturbances, headaches and pain throughout the body, it is a disease which for years has baffled medical science. Fibromyalgia is the first definitive guide to the causes, symptoms and treatment options for this increasingly common illness.
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About the Author
Don L. Goldenberg, M.D., is the Chief of Rheumatology at Newton-Wellesley Hospital and Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine. An international authority in the fields of fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome, he has published more than 150 papers in scientific journals, as well as books on arthritis and rheumatism. Dr. Goldenberg has been interviewed on national and local television, and his work has been covered in The New York Times
, The Boston Globe
, and The New Yorker
. He is the author of Chronic Illness and Uncertainty: A Personal and Professional Guide to Poorly Understood Syndromes