Exercise and FM/CFS – Segment 2

This post is the second segment of three with Kim Jones, RN, PhD associate professor at the School of Nursing of the Oregon Health and Science University and one of the world’s leading experts on Fibromyalgia.  The discussion continues from the first segment providing practical advise on how to successfully exercise with Fibromyalgia (FM) or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS).  If you have FM or CFS, feel free to post any personal experiences you may have from following the tips that are provided in this video.

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If you have not viewed Segment 1 yet, link to it here,
Part 3 is coming soon!

Exercise and FM/CFS – Segment 1

Exercise is the BEST REMEDY—but only if you do it not too much, not too little, but JUST RIGHT!

If you have Fibromyalgia (FM) or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)—you know it’s not easy to do just right. This post is part of a three-part video series focusing on when and how to exercise. Our expert in the video, is Kim Jones, RN, PhD associate professor at the School of Nursing of the Oregon Health and Science University. Dr. Jones is one of the world’s leading experts on Fibromyalgia. She has published more than 50 research papers and worked closely on FM research with Robert Bennett, M.D., former chairman of the division of arthritis and rheumatology at the affiliated medical school. Dr. Jones also serves as President of the Fibromyalgia Information Foundation. Although Dr. Jones’ main focus is on Fibromyalgia, patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome should also benefit from her advice.

Part 1 of 3:

Part 2 is coming soon!