Difficult to detect because of its vast and extensive symptoms, fibromyalgia is so misunderstood that scientists have even questioned its existence! Affecting millions of people around the world, including a majority of women, its pains are extremely unpleasant. To better understand this still poorly understood disorder, the French association Fibromyalgia SOS shares several symptoms that every woman should know.
Affecting from 2 to 5% of the population in France, fibromyalgia seems to be dominant in women who represent 80% of those affected. This condition, recognized as a disease by the WHO in 1992, is characterized by chronic pain and generalized discomfort, often leading to a psychological malaise. To learn more about it, here are 14 symptoms to pay attention to in this video :