How Diath Piercing Could help To Ease Fibromyalgia Pain

  By: THOMAS COHN, MD daith piercing fibromyalgiaIf you’re a frequent reader of the blog, you’re probably aware of our work with Dr. Chris Blatchey, a specialist in the United Kingdom who is hoping to help us get a better understanding of the link between headaches and the Daith piercing as a potential treatment option….

The Connection Between Brain Damage and Fibromyalgia

    BY WYATT REDD There has been a longstanding connection between brain damage and fibromyalgia, but it is an area of both disorders that has come back to the forefront of research. Recent news articles about patients with undetected brain injuries being misdiagnosed with fibromyalgia, and patients with fibromyalgia being diagnosed with brain damage…

What Causes Fibromyalgia Itching? How Can You Treat it

  By: Tiffany Vance-Huffman Are you losing your mind from scratching an itch that just won’t go away? It could be your scalp, the back of your neck or behind your ears, legs or feet, and even a finger. And let’s not forget the unmentionables as well! It’s that itch or feeling of bugs crawling…

“7 Things to Avoid if You’ve Been Labeled With Fibromyalgia

By:Dr. David Clark Now, to begin with, one of the things we’re gonna be talking about is the seven things you should avoid if you’ve been labeled with fibromyalgia or if you have fibromyalgia symptoms. You may have noticed that I didn’t say diagnosed, I said, “labeled.” And here’s why I say that. The “diagnosis”…

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…