The symptoms of fibromyalgia, according to the Mayo Clinic, include widespread pain, fatigue, and cognitive difficulties.
But it can often overlap with other conditions, such as Irritable bowel syndrome, chronic fatigue, migraine, depression, and anxiety.
As there is no cure for the condition, Freeman has had to give up many hobbies and replace them with tamer activities.
“There is a point to changes like these. I have to move on to other things, to other conceptions of myself. I play golf. I still work. And I can be pretty happy just walking the land,” he said.