Fibromyalgia is a condition in which a child experiences problems with sleep, memory and mood, as well as generalized pain and fatigue.
Fibromyalgia is a disorder that causes a child to experience chronic (ongoing), widespread musculoskeletal (muscles, tendons and joints) pain. Experts hypothesize that individuals with fibromyalgia experience pain due to the brain signals that translate pain sensations becoming amplified.
Fibromyalgia occurs in females more often than it occurs in males. Individuals with this condition oftentimes also experience other health issues, such as: