Finally Main Reason of Fibromyalgia Pain Found. New Facts

Uncategorized  By : Sarah Kimber Scientists find that fibromyalgia is not “all in the patient’s head,” but rather a result of a pathology in the nerve fibers around specialized blood vessel structures in the palms of the hands. Fibromyalgia affects as many as 5 million Americans aged 18 and older. It mostly affects women, and…

TEN POTENTIAL SIGNS OF FIBROMYALGIA TO NEVER IGNORE. #7 IS NUMBNESS, SWELLING

By : Emmy “Fibromyalgia, also known as fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS), is a chronic condition that characteristically causes pain all over the body, including muscle and joint pain, and fatigue as well as other symptoms. Fibromyalgia can lead to depression and social isolation.” – WebMD Fibromyalgia is a particularly distressing condition that can affect someone both…

  Differences Between Myofascial Pain Syndrome and Fibromyalgia

By Anne Asher, Myofascial pain syndrome and fibromyalgia are two different chronic pain conditions, although they both are characterized in part by palpable “points.” Aside from this shared symptom — most people with fibromyalgia have active trigger points, which is also one of the main symptoms of myofascial pain syndrome — most of the remaining…

10 Problems Only People With Fibromyalgia Will Understand

  By: Teresa Cooper When you don’t live with fibromyalgia, it is difficult to understand the impact it has on a person’s life. Fibro warriors everywhere know all too well what it’s like to live with this all-encompassing disorder. Unless you’ve gone through it yourself, you probably don’t get it, but if you do, you…

Severe Back Pain and Fibromyalgia : How to Get Relief

    By Madeline R. Vann, MPH Medically Reviewed by Lindsey Marcellin, MD, MPH When you have fibromyalgia, it may seem as if you just can’t get a break from the pain — which may include an aching back. As many as two-thirds of people with chronic low back pain also have fibromyalgia. Looking at the numbers from…

Living With Fibromyalgia And Difficulty Speaking

      By Sue Jaye Fibromyalgia is a disease that has many symptoms and some of them can be confusing for people. So in case you were thinking that it only affects the energy levels of the body and that the only problem is muscle and tissue pain, you were wrong. This kind of…

Eight Signs Of Fibromyalgia Usually People Ignore . #2 is Quite Strange

    By :Dr. John Regan Fibromyalgia is a common chronic disorder that is characterized by widespread pain, among other symptoms. It can cause significant pain and fatigue, interfering with a person’s ability to carry out their daily activities. While the causes of fibromyalgia are unknown, it’s estimated that it affects 5 million Americans ages…

How to Treat Frozen Shoulders in Fibromyalgia

BY LYN JENSEN Seeking pain relief is a major concern for the overwhelming majority of people who seek out medical care, and while some forms of pain are very easy to diagnose and treat (or perhaps even cure), others we have very limited knowledge on. A prime example of this is fibromyalgia, where the chronic…

A Brief List of Muscle Relaxants for Fibromyalgia

Uncategorized   The main symptom of the condition called fibromyalgia is widespread musculoskeletal pain, according to fibromyalgia-symptoms.org. The pain in the muscles, ligaments and tendons that a fibromyalgia sufferer experiences causes his body to feel stiff and sore, and muscle twitches are also common in this condition. Muscle relaxants are drugs that help mask muscle pain, relax…

Fibromyalgia and Suicide Risk. Understanding Why Fibro and Thoughts of Suicide Are Linked

Uncategorized  By: Emma Jakson Understanding Why Fibro and Thoughts of Suicide Are Linked Suicide is a concerning issue, and one that deserves a better level of understanding. With increased understanding, there comes a chance for increased prevention through effective treatment and available interventions. By identifying factors that contribute to suicidal thoughts and actions, people that…