ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

Ultrasound Therapy for Fibromyalgia and Lyme Disease

Curcumin: The All In One Solution, Part 2

What Are the Benefits of Vitamin K2?

Vitamin D deficiency + high fat diet = metabolic syndrome

Why You Should Take Your Apple Cider Vinegar at Night

Use Burdock Oil to Promote Healthy Hair Growth

AMA journal associates iron deficiency with hearing loss

Meet Your Weight Loss Goals

People with forms of early-onset Parkinson's disease may benefit from boosting niacin in diet, resea...

Lutein linked to preservation of crystallized intelligence

 
Print Page
Email Article

Biology and therapy of Fibromyalgia. Stress, the stress response system, and Fibromyalgia

  [ 187 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
By M Martinez-Lavin • www.ProHealth.com • August 19, 2007


Stress is a state of disharmony, or threatened homeostasis. A stressor could have a psychological origin or a biological origin. Societies have become more intricate with industrialization, and modern individuals try to adapt to the new defiance by forcing their stress response system.

The main component of the stress response network is the autonomic nervous system.

The present article reviews current knowledge of autonomic dysfunction in Fibromyalgia.

  • Sympathetic hyperactivity has been consistently described by diverse groups of investigators.
  • Fibromyalgia is proposed to be a sympathetically maintained neuropathic pain syndrome, and genomic data support this contention.
  • Autonomic dysfunction may also explain other Fibromyalgia features not related to pain.
  • Source: Arthritis Research & Therapy. 2007 Jul 6;9(4):216 [E-publication ahead of print] PMID: 17626613, by Martinez-Lavin M. National Institute of Cardiology, Mexico City, Mexico. [E-mail: mmlavin@infosel.net.mx]





    Post a Comment

    Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
    Vitamin D3 Extreme™ FibroSleep™ Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®

    Looking for Vitamins, Herbs and Supplements?
    Search the ProHealth Store for Hundreds of Natural Health Products


    Article Comments



    Be the first to comment on this article!

    Post a Comment


     
    NAD+ Ignite with Niagen

    Featured Products

    Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
    Improve Energy & Cognitive Function
    Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Ultra EPA - Fish Oil
    Ultra concentrated source of essential fish oils
    Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®
    Reduce Fatigue up to 45%
    Ultra ATP+, Double Strength Ultra ATP+, Double Strength
    Get energized with malic acid & magnesium
    FibroSleep™ FibroSleep™
    The All-in-One Natural Sleep Aid

    Natural Remedies

    How Glutathione Can Save Your Life How Glutathione Can Save Your Life
    A Hard-Working Molecule that May Help Ease Pain & Brighten Mood A Hard-Working Molecule that May Help Ease Pain & Brighten Mood
    Three-Step Strategy to Reverse Mitochondrial Aging Three-Step Strategy to Reverse Mitochondrial Aging
    Itching to Find Dry Skin Relief? Itching to Find Dry Skin Relief?
    Coping When Colds or Flu Catch Up with You Coping When Colds or Flu Catch Up with You

    CONTACT US
    ProHealth, Inc.
    555 Maple Ave
    Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (800) 366-6056  |  Email

    · Become a Wholesaler
    · Vendor Inquiries
    · Affiliate Program
    SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
    Credit Card Processing
    SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
    Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

    CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

    © 2017 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map