Cincinnati Edition
8:00 am
Sun April 13, 2014

Local Researcher Studies Fibromyalgia

  

Dr. Lesley Arnold, director of the Women’s Health Research Program and professor at the University of Cincinnati Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience.
Dr. Lesley Arnold, director of the Women’s Health Research Program and professor at the University of Cincinnati Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience.
Credit Provided, University of Cincinnati

Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread pain, accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and mood issues. There is no cure, and doctors don’t know what causes fibromyalgia, but research is ongoing. Dr. Lesley Arnold, director of the Women’s Health Research Program and professor at the University of Cincinnati Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, is conducting studies on fibromyalgia, she joins us to discuss the syndrome. An event is being held May 10 from 9:00 to 11:oo AM at UC's Gettler Stadium outdoor track to fund research on fibromyalgia and chronic pain, for information call 513-558-6769 or click here.

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