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Exercising with Fibromyalgia

The Best Exercises for People with Chronic Pain

This article has been reviewed and approved by Nicole Nichols, Certified Personal Trainer.
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Busch, Angela J.; Webber, Sandra C.; Brachaniec, Mary; Bidonde, Julia; Dal Bello-Haas, Vanina; Danyliw, Adrienne D.; Overend, Tom J; Richards, Rachel S.; Sawan, Anuradha; Schachter, Candice L. "Exercise Therapy for Fibromyalgia." Current Pain and Headache Reports, 2011.
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