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Fibromyalgia

In mainstream medical circles, fibromyalgia is often compared to an immune system glitch. Imagine your immune system, your body’s defender, mistakenly turning against itself, attacking its own cells instead of invaders. It’s a topsy-turvy situation that can lead to widespread discomfort and pain, as though your body’s security system has gone confused.

Now, let’s talk about fibromyalgia’s signature characteristic: the game of ‘wandering pain.’ Picture this: today it’s your elbow acting up, tomorrow it’s your knee, and the next day it’s your neck. This pain seems to have a mind of its own, never sticking around in one place for too long. And even when it seems to calm down, it’s just waiting to rear its head elsewhere. It’s like a never-ending rollercoaster ride.

In the realm of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), fibromyalgia often intersects with the liver’s function. The liver, like a slow worker, fails to process nutrients efficiently, disrupting the body’s balance. This ripple effect can trigger fibromyalgia symptoms, similar to an engine misfire that needs a tune-up.

Your bloodstream is alike to a delivery system, carrying vital nutrients and oxygen throughout your body. However, before these essentials can reach their destination, they must pass through the liver’s quality control. If the liver hesitates – perhaps due to congestion or malfunction – it creates a bottleneck effect, leading to what you might call ‘impure blood.’ It’s comparable to running a race with shoes caked in mud; things just don’t flow smoothly.

Consider this: fibromyalgia often coexists with digestive issues, courtesy of viruses like Epstein Barr. These intruders not only target the liver but also disrupt digestion, leaving you feeling like you’ve swallowed a rock. This heaviness isn’t merely physical; it weighs on your psyche, leaving you drained and disinterested in social interactions.

When it comes to dietary choices, steering clear of simple carbs is wise. These culprits wreak disaster on your liver over time, exacerbating fibromyalgia symptoms. However, identifying these carbs isn’t as straightforward as it seems, with many lurking incognito in grocery aisles. It’s like solving a mystery during snack runs.

Trauma to the liver can also factor in, particularly in sports like boxing, where relentless blows take their toll over time. This liver damage can pave the way for autoimmune conditions like fibromyalgia later in life. Thus, if you’ve experienced physical trauma in the past, it’s worth exploring its potential impact on your liver health.

Ultimately, nutrients are the lifeblood of your body, fueling its functions and vitality. But if the liver isn’t filtering them properly, chaos follows. You might find yourself on a wild goose chase for relief, burdened by a sense of heaviness that pervades your every movement. It’s like trudging through life with an invisible weight, dampening your spirits and dimming your zest for living.

Sixth Sense Acupuncture is a mobile clinic that operates in Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast, and the Gold Coast. We also offer a free online consultation.

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