There are plenty of people out there who go to bed tired every night because they run themselves ragged during the day. That is not chronic fatigue syndrome. The fact is that most of those people will wake up feeling better after a good night’s rest. For those with chronic fatigue, feeling exhausted is just as likely first thing in the morning, regardless of how good their sleep was.
According to the CDC, for a person to be diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome, they must suffer from at least 4 of the following symptoms:
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The Natural Solution to Chronic Fatigue
You may not want to bear the side effects of commonly prescribed medications that merely mask some of the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome. For example, many doctors will prescribe an antidepressant, anti-inflammatory drugs and sleeping pills. These just cover up a few of the symptoms rather than fixing the underlying issue.
The upper cervical chiropractors at Brooks Spinal Care in Tulsa, Oklahoma have a different method for providing patients with relief. The Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research has reported on the benefits of upper cervical chiropractic care for those suffering from chronic fatigue syndrome. This treatment is effective because a misalignment of the upper neck can cause the symptoms of chronic fatigue. Once this underlying issue is resolved, you may see a dramatic difference in how you feel and even how you sleep.
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