Copiah Family Wellness & Chiropractic Center is a certified Fibromyalgia Center of America. We know that you cannot get better from something unless you treat the cause. Dr. Sophronia Stidwell and her staff specialize in finding and treating the cause of your Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain.
We know that each person suffering from Fibromyalgia has different areas of pain and that’s why treat each case individualy. You will never be a number in our office.
We know that having Fibromyalgia has stopped you from doing the things you love and being with those most dear to you. Our Doctors want to see you regain these areas.
We have helped hundreds of Fibromyalgia sufferers find the cause of their pain and regain their lives. It is their passion and commitment. Contact us at (601) 884-0557 to schedule an appointment with a certified Fibromyalgia Centers of America doctor.
What is Fibromyalgia?
Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that involves widespread pain, sleep disturbance, headaches, digestive dysfunction, and heightened skin sensitivity.
Usually, lab tests are of little use, because they are “normal”. However, people with Fibromyalgia know that they are not “normal”. The most common signs and symptoms of Fibromyalgia are heightened due to weather, stress, physical activity or even the day.
Widespread Pain: Fibromyalgia is characterized by pain in specific areas of your body when pressure is applied, including the back of your head, upper back and neck, upper chest, elbows, hips and knees. The pain continues for months at a time and is most often accompanied by stiffness.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS): The constipation, diarrhea, abdominal pain and bloating associated with IBS are common for sufferers of Fibromyalgia.
Heightened sensitivity: It’s common for people with Fibromyalgia to report being sensitive to odors, noises, bright lights and touch.
Other common signs and symptoms:
- Mood changes
- Difficulty concentrating
- Chest pain
- Dry eyes, skin and mouth
- Sleep disturbances
- Weight gain Treatment begins when you are ready to find out the cause of your problem.