Other conditions given a physical diagnosis are named after a description of the symptoms, for example: Repetitive Strain Injury, Piriformis Syndrome, Fibromyalgia. Many are believed to be incurable, yet both can be fully reversed when recognised and treated as a psychophysiological condition, or stress-induced.
Listed below are just some of the diagnoses that are commonly found to be stress-induced.
Back pain, neck pain, hip pain, shoulder pain and other aches and pains throughout the joints or limbs, Tension headache, Fibromyalgia, Sciatica, Whiplash, Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI), Complex Regional Pain Disorder (CRPD), Temperomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ), Chronic Tendonitis, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Piriformis Syndrome, Iliotibial Band Syndrome, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Sacro-Iliac joint dysfunction. N.B. When Muscles, Ligaments and Tendons are targeted this can cause pain wherever the soft tissue is in the body.
Nerve symptoms may include; numbness, itching, burning, tingling, pins and needles, plus muscle weakness, muscle spasms and involuntary movements, restless leg syndrome.
‘Wind up’ – allergies, hay fever, food intolerances
‘Wind down’ – frequent infections, such as ear, chest, bladder, thrush, cystitis, etc. Veruccas, warts
Heart and Lungs:
(Clearly all tests must rule out any other cause first) Repetitive cough, undiagnosed chest pain, palpitations, high or low blood pressure, hyperventilation or shortness of breath, irregular heartbeats, arrythmias.
Abdominal pain, Ulcer symptoms, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, IBS, colitis, spastic colon, Hiatus hernia, heartburn, acid reflux, Constipation, diarrhoea.
Bladder and genitals:
Spastic bladder, bladder frequency, testicular pain, penile pain, Interstitial Cystitis, chronic prostatitis, undiagnosed pelvic pain, erectile dysfunction, infertility, impotence, vaginitis, vaginismus .
Eczema, acne, psoriasis, hives, rashes etc
Obsessive compulsive thoughts, Eating disorders, Depression, Anxiety, panic attacks, Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), Self mutilation
Difficulty swallowing or gagging, chronic fatigue/tiredness, Migraines, Bell’s palsy, facial paralysis, Vertigo/dizziness, Tinnitus, changes in voice, dental pain.