Dr. Anna Jurik

Dr. Anna Jurik, DC, MS, RD, LDN, is a licensed chiropractic physician and a licensed dietitian/nutritionist, whose diverse background allows her to truly treat patients holistically at the Whole Health Center in Lombard, Illinois. She holds a doctor of chiropractic degree, master of science in advanced clinical practice (MSACP) and a certificate in massage therapy from National University of Health Sciences. She also has degrees in exercise physiology and dietetics and certifications in Graston technique, Kinesio taping, Webster technique, pediatrics and prenatal care, rehabilitation of the spine, craniosacral therapy, dynamic neuromuscular stabilization, acupuncture, and Chinese Medicine

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Alternative Medicine, Integrative Medicine, integrative health, complementary medicine

Dr. Anna Jurik discusses fibromyalgia and the advantages integrative medicine can offer

Lady Gaga recently came forward about her struggle with fibromyalgia, a unique syndrome that is not yet well understood by the medical community.

Once thought to be a psychological disorder, it wasn’t until 1981 that a scientific study confirmed fibromyalgia is a real medical condition. However, stigmas surrounding the condition still exist. In hopes of raising awareness, Lady Gaga is featured in an upcoming Netflix documentary, “Gaga: Five Foot Two,” which explores her struggle with the chronic condition.

As the diagnosis of the condition has increased, the medical community seems to have become more accepting of the syndrome. However, there are still some physicians who do not believe fibromyalgia is a real condition.

In the Q&A below, Anna Jurik, DC, MS, RD, LDN, an attending clinician at the NUHS Whole Health Center in Lombard, Illinois who specializes in women’s health, sheds light on four important questions about fibromyalgia.

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
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