Alexandra holds a BSc in psychology with continued studies in neuroscience and pharmacology. She also holds an interdisciplinary Med. Licentiate, merging the fields of neuropharmacology, psychiatry and immunology from the Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Her previous research focused on interaction between the immune- and neurotransmitter systems regarding psychotic disorders.
Myofascial pain syndrome patients — both those with and without fibromyalgia — showed no differences in pain vulnerability, according to a recent study. However, both groups displayed prolonged pain reaction after heat stimulation, ... Read more
Treatment with the coenzyme Q10 improved a wide range of psychiatric symptoms in patients with fibromyalgia, according to a new study. The treatment also reduced patients’ clinical symptoms and inflammation. Based on ... Read more
A new model for fibromyalgia (FM) provides a rational explanation for the patients’ symptoms and helps communicate between patients and doctors. The model also motivates patients to engage in lifestyle changes ... Read more