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Obesity associated with increased risk of fibromyalgia


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Posted 16 June 2010 - 02:59 AM

Obesity associated with increased risk of fibromyalgia (FMS).

Researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology have found an association between the level of leisure time physical exercise and a future risk of developing FMS. The research team also identified BMI as an independent risk factor for FMS. E! Science News. April 29 2010. (Also see: Causes of FMS)

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