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Fibromyalgia / EDS Support Group

Tuesday, November 5, 12:00 pm

Canton-Potsdam Hospital’s Fibromyalgia/Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) Support Group will meet on Tuesday, November 5, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm. 59 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Clarkson Hall, Potsdam. Winter hours are now in effect for meeting times. Handicapped parking is available in front of Clarkson Hall.

This month’s meeting will consist of a discussion from two chapters of Mayo Clinic’s new book, Guide to Fibromyalgia: Strategies to Take Back Your Life. According to group facilitator Dr. Leslie Russek, “Understanding the causes of fibromyalgia, as well as dispelling the myths, can greatly help in determining the best treatment options.”  

All those with chronic pain are welcome, including family and friends.

For more information, please contact Dr. Leslie Russek, at lrussek@clarkson.edu. Dr. Russek is a professor in Clarkson University’s Physical Therapy Department and a specialist in pain management.