What’s the Hidden Cause Behind YOUR Fibromyalgia Flares?

By:  Sue Ingebretson Have you noticed that we fibromyalgia people have our own lexicon for what we experience? We’re called fibro folk, fibromites, spoonies or other names. We live in our own fibro worlds and share our circumstances with our fibro friends. Whatever we happen to forget is caused by fibro fog and then there’s…

The Side Effects of Chronic Pain No One Talks About

By: Katrina WView postilson   It’s normal to talk about the side effects that everyone can see, but what about the side effects that aren’t seen? The ones nobody dare ask because they are afraid of the answer (and then wish they hadn’t asked the question). Chronic pain is an invisible illness and this means hidden…

10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s. 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s:

Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer’s or another dementia. Alzheimer’s is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. There are 10 warning signs and symptoms. Every individual may experience one or more of these signs in different degrees. If you notice any of…

The Fibromyalgia Management Plan: Meal Plan, Exercise Routine, and More!

  Manage Fibromyalgia Pain At Home The free guide offers best practices and tips to ensure you can live a healthy and happy life with fibromyalgia. Discover lifestyle changes that you can implement right now to start reducing pain and start feeling more energized, rested, stronger, and happier. The Fibromyalgia Management Plan Includes: Diet and…

The Stages of Dementia. I have on stage four. Which one you have.

Seven Stages of Dementia | Symptoms & Progression Health professionals sometimes discuss dementia in “stages,” which refers to how far a person’s dementia has progressed. Defining a person’s disease stage helps physicians determine the best treatment approach and aids communication between health providers and caregivers. Sometimes the stage is simply referred to as “early stage”,…

JOE SCARBOROUGH CLAIMS SOURCES SAY TRUMP HAS ‘EARLY SIGNS OF DEMENTIA.’ WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?

BY JOSEPH FRANKEL ON 1/8/18 AT 11:24 AM TECH & SCIENCEDONALD TRUMPDEMENTIAJOE SCARBOROUGH On Thursday morning’s episode of Morning Joe, MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough claimed that the Washington Post edited out a line from his opinion column claiming that a source had told him President Donald Trump has displayed “early signs of dementia,” multiple outlets reported. “I’ve written twice in my column a quote about one of…

Fibromyalgia, the Optic Nerve, and Neurodegeneration

By Adrienne Dellwo | Reviewed by Grant Hughes, MD Are the eyes the window to whatever’s going wrong with the brain in fibromyalgia? Research published in 2015 and 2016 suggests that it just might be. Fibromyalgia is widely believed to be a condition of the central nervous system, which includes the brain and spinal column. It also includes the eyes and…

How the Opioid Crisis Is Creating a Crisis for Chronic Pain Patients

I have been diagnosed fibromyalgia, panic disorder, insomnia and quite a few other conditions for five years now. I have experienced a lot and have struggled to find the help I need to make it through my day-to-day routine, much less when life throws me curveballs. I have tried and put into place all manner of methods of managing…

Build-up of urea in the brain causes dementia, say scientists

15th December 2017 HEALTHCARE NEWS (INDUSTRY NEWS) The build-up of urea in the brain has been found to be one of the major causes of dementia, according to scientists. This major breakthrough is the work of an international team of researchers and extends the findings of previous studies. Scientists from the University of Manchester, the…