Entries by Dr. Rodger Murphree & Team

How to reduce a common trigger of fibromyalgia symptoms.

Antioxidants, Oxidative Stress and Fibromyalgia Research suggests that individuals with fibromyalgia may have higher levels of oxidative stress, which can contribute to the symptoms of the condition, such as pain, brain fog, IBS, and fatigue. Oxidative stress occurs when there is an imbalance between the production of free radicals and the body’s ability to neutralize […]

Dr. Murphree Talks Hoshimoto’s Thyroiditis

Low thyroid or hypothyroidism is a common condition associated with fibromyalgia. In fact, I find that over 60% of my patients have a problem with their thyroid. Most are never diagnosed or treated properly. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is an autoimmune disease where the body attacks the thyroid tissue. Eventually the inflammation triggered by this condition can destroy the […]

Sneak peek at Fibro Rescue Training-fixing reflux, heartburn, and irritable bowel

I wanted to share a presentation, one of dozens, created for the Fibro Rescue Coaching members. Malabsorption or poor digestion is a common problem in fibromyalgia patients. Poor digestion can cause numerous symptoms, including, pain, brain fog, anxiety, depression, food allergies or sensitivities, autoimmune reactions, and irritable bowel (bloating, gas, indigestion, constipation, diarrhea). This is […]

Cell danger response, allodynia, and central sensitivity pain syndrome explained.

Fibromyalgia is a complex, chronic pain condition, characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, sleep disturbances, and cognitive difficulties. While the exact cause of fibromyalgia is not fully understood, research has suggested that factors such as genetics, neurobiological changes, hormone deficiencies, trauma, and alterations in pain processing pathways may contribute to the development of fibromyalgia. The […]

Fibro Interview with Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum author of “From Fatigued to Fantastic”

Has traditional medicine given up on fibromyalgia?  Unfortunately, the majority of conventional doctors don’t believe fibromyalgia is real and those who do, including a number of functional medicine, don’t understand how to successfully treat it. Too often patients are told “learn to live with it.” Conventional medicine focuses on managing the symptoms associated with fibromyalgia. […]

This theory helps explain why someone gets fibromyalgia and other chronic illnesses

Cell Danger Response Theory (excerpt from upcoming 6th edition Dr. Murphree’s “Treating and Beating Fibromyalgia” book). Dr Robert Naviaux professor of Medicine, Pediatrics and Pathology at UC San Diego School of Medicine, published “Metabolic Features of the Cell Danger Response (CDR)” in 2014. This study outlined the cellular response to chemical, physical and biological threats. […]

The Freedom From Fibromyalgia Summit 2023 is LIVE!!

Are you watching?!?!  –>  get in the game HERE! Thousands tuned in for yesterday’s Freedom From Fibromyalgia Summit I hope you got to watch all of yesterday’s interviews? There were some really good ones. I really enjoyed interviewing best selling author Jacob Teitelbaum. He and I have lectured together at numerous fibro events. Always fun […]

It’s just a name…What’s causing your fibromyalgia symptoms?

Registration for my 4th Annual Freedom From Fibromyalgia Summit is now available. Register now for this FREE online week of expert interviews and bonus gifts. Are you tired of feeling like you’re living in a never-ending cycle of pain and discomfort? Do you feel like you’ve tried everything, but nothing seems to work? Fibromyalgia is just a […]

Jump Start Your Health

(updated May 2023) For the past 20+ years, I’ve successfully treated thousands of patients with high does of certain vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and other nutrients—an approach known as orthomolecular medicine, or functional medicine. It’s based solely on biochemistry, using the right chemicals inherently natural to your body’s optimal functioning. In short, by using the […]