About Myfascial Pain


Myofascial Pain Due to Trigger Points

The National Fibromyalgia Partnership (NFP) now offers a brochure on myofascial pain due to trigger points, a condition which is quite common among patients with fibromyalgia. The brochure was written by the NFP and was medically reviewed by leading experts in the field of myofascial pain treatment and research.


Note: This brochure is for non-profit, educational purposes only and may not be sold or republished in any venue.

Quantities of NFP brochures are also available to health organizations, doctor's offices, and support groups. (Quantity orders are available only to those from the US and Canada.) When requesting a quantity of brochures, please indicate the approximate number which you think you will need.


Myofascial Pain Due to Trigger Points - Additional Resources

Self-Help Books

Blatman, H and Ekvall B. Winners’ Guide to Pain Relief. Cincinatti (OH): Danua Press, LLC, 2006.

Davies C and Davies A, The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook: Your Self-Treatment Guide for Pain Relief. Third Edition. Oakland, CA: Harbinger Publications, 2013.

Starlanyl DJ and Sharkey J. Healing through Trigger Point Therapy: A Guide to Fibromyalgia, Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction. Berkley: North Atlantic Books, 2013.

Starlanyl DJ and Copeland ME. Fibromyalgia & Chronic Myofascial Pain: A Survival Manual. Oakland (CA): New Harbinger Publications, Inc, 2001.

Travell & Simons’ Trigger Point Flip Charts. Spiral bound chart book containing 12" x 15" drawings by Barbara D. Cummings with the anatomical locations of trigger points and their corresponding pain patterns. Available from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins or from www.Amazon.com.




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National Fibromyalgia Partnership, Inc.
P.O. Box 2355
Centreville, VA 20122

The National Fibromyalgia Partnership, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational organization established in 1992.