Car accidents can lead to a variety of serious injuries that could lead to chronic conditions. One potential condition is known as fibromyalgia. Few people fully the condition of fibromyalgia, even though it is believed to affect millions of Americans. Most fibromyalgia sufferers are women, though researchers do not fully understand why this is. Fibromyalgia can be a debilitating condition, impacting nearly every aspect of the sufferer’s life. The constant pain and fatigue makes it difficult for many sufferers to maintain their employment, friendships, and family life.
At Greenberg, Stone & Urbano, our car accident lawyers understand the considerable suffering experienced by those with fibromyalgia. We also understand that much is misunderstood about this disorder and numerous misconceptions exist. Studies show that those involved in an automobile accident have a chance of going on to develop fibromyalgia. Continue reading →