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The Resource The fibromanual : a complete fibromyalgia treatment guide for you and your doctor, Ginevra Liptan, M.D

The fibromanual : a complete fibromyalgia treatment guide for you and your doctor, Ginevra Liptan, M.D

Label
The fibromanual : a complete fibromyalgia treatment guide for you and your doctor
Title
The fibromanual
Title remainder
a complete fibromyalgia treatment guide for you and your doctor
Statement of responsibility
Ginevra Liptan, M.D
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The most up-to-date, comprehensive treatment guide to fibromyalgia, by a renowned physician who herself has the condition If you suffer from fibromyalgia and are struggling to get help from your doctor, you're far from alone. Ten million Americans experience the widespread muscle pain, profound fatigue, and fuzzy brain ("fibrofog") that have long frustrated both patients and doctors. In this unique resource, Ginevra Liptan, M.D., shares a cutting-edge new approach that goes far beyond mainstream medical knowledge to produce dramatic symptom improvement. Dr. Liptan's program incorporates clinically proven therapies from both alternative and conventional medicine, along with the latest research on experimental options like medical marijuana. Since many health care providers have limited fibromyalgia expertise, The FibroManual includes a thoroughly sourced "health care provider guide" that enables readers to help their doctors help them. Alleviate fibromyalgia symptoms in four simple steps (Rest, Repair, Rebalance, and Reduce) and you will restore deep, restful sleep achieve long-lasting pain relief optimize hormone and energy balance reduce fatigue This accessible and empowering resource provides essential information about understanding and treating fibromyalgia from a physician who, as both patient and provider, understands the illness from the inside"--
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Liptan, Ginevra
Dewey number
616.7/42
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC927.3
LC item number
.L57 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Pain
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome
  • Fatigue
Label
The fibromanual : a complete fibromyalgia treatment guide for you and your doctor, Ginevra Liptan, M.D
Link
9781101967201.jpg
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Publication
Note
"A Ballantine Books Trade Paperback Original."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-339) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the F-word -- Figuring out fibromyalgia for myself -- What fibromyalgia is, and isn't -- The chain reaction that causes fibromyalgia -- Blocking the fibromyalgia chain reaction -- Helping your doctor help you -- The four R's of fibromyalgia treatment -- Rest: taming the hyperactive stress response -- Rest: fixing fibromyalgia sleep -- Rest: medications to increase deep sleep -- Repair: digestion -- Repair: therapeutic movement -- Repair: unsticking the fascia -- Rebalance: energy production -- Rebalance: inflammation -- Rebalance: adrenal hormones -- Rebalance: thyroid and sex hormones -- Rebalance: mood -- Reduce: fatigue and fibrofog -- Reduce: pain hypersensitivity -- Reduce: opiates for pain relief -- Reduce: medical marijuana for pain relief -- Reduce: pain from other sources -- Reduce: chronic fatigue syndrome -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix: a health care provider guide to fibromyalgia management
Control code
ocn934706233
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 359 pages
Isbn
9781101967201
Lccn
2016000491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o934706233
  • (OCoLC)934706233
Label
The fibromanual : a complete fibromyalgia treatment guide for you and your doctor, Ginevra Liptan, M.D
Link
9781101967201.jpg
Publication
Note
"A Ballantine Books Trade Paperback Original."--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-339) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the F-word -- Figuring out fibromyalgia for myself -- What fibromyalgia is, and isn't -- The chain reaction that causes fibromyalgia -- Blocking the fibromyalgia chain reaction -- Helping your doctor help you -- The four R's of fibromyalgia treatment -- Rest: taming the hyperactive stress response -- Rest: fixing fibromyalgia sleep -- Rest: medications to increase deep sleep -- Repair: digestion -- Repair: therapeutic movement -- Repair: unsticking the fascia -- Rebalance: energy production -- Rebalance: inflammation -- Rebalance: adrenal hormones -- Rebalance: thyroid and sex hormones -- Rebalance: mood -- Reduce: fatigue and fibrofog -- Reduce: pain hypersensitivity -- Reduce: opiates for pain relief -- Reduce: medical marijuana for pain relief -- Reduce: pain from other sources -- Reduce: chronic fatigue syndrome -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix: a health care provider guide to fibromyalgia management
Control code
ocn934706233
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xvi, 359 pages
Isbn
9781101967201
Lccn
2016000491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o934706233
  • (OCoLC)934706233

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