22 ‘Embarrassing’ Symptoms of Fibromyalgia We Don’t Talk About

 By Paige Wyant If you live with a chronic condition like fibromyalgia, you may be all-too-familiar with the frustrating and undesirable symptoms it can cause. Although there’s no reason to feel ashamed of any symptoms or side effects you experience, it can still be embarrassing when brain fog causes you to forget what you were saying in…

WARNING! STOP DOING THESE 16 THINGS IF YOU HAVE FIBROMYALGIA

This story is based on an article I read called “30 Things to Stop Doing to Yourself.” As I read it, I couldn’t help but think just how true so many of them are and that certain ones are especially appropriate for those of us suffering from fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome and other debilitating conditions. Here are…

FIBROMYALGIA NEW BLOOD TEST IS ACCURATE TO 99%

  new blood test for fibromyalgia is more accurate than previously thought and not confuse the chronic pain disorder with other diseases such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis, according to the doctor who developed the test. “We saw no overlap between the biomarkers in fibromyalgia and immune system patterns of patients with rheumatoid arthritis or lupus. Really…

A Doctor with Chronic Illness Wants You to Know These 12 Things!

A Doctor with Chronic Illness Wants You to Know These 12 Things! BY JULIA NELSON · I’ve written this article to help educate those who want to learn about chronic illness. It is written from my perspective, that of a doctor who treated patients with chronic illness for many years, and who spent five years of my life…

6 Mammogram Tips for Fibromyalgia Sufferers

BY MARTA RIBEIRO Mammograms offer women peace of mind and are an important tool in the fight against breast cancer. While the majority of women dread them, the fear can be much greater for those who suffer from fibromyalgia.   Both 2D and 3D mammograms obtain an image of a woman’s breast tissue by compressing the breasts. Each…

6 Painless Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia pain can easily derail your entire life. It’s an agonizing and seemingly endless experience that leaves you unable to do the things that other people take for granted. But while that pain is the most noticeable symptom and the one that usually sends people to the doctor for the first time, there are a large…

10 true causes of fibromyalgia that your doctor will never tell you about

 By:Daneen akers While only an estimate, fibromyalgia affects 1 in 50 people, totaling up to 6 million.  It is characterized by chronic musculoskeletal pain accompanied by symptoms like brain fog, cognitive impairment, depression, painful points throughout the body, fatigue, and sleep disturbances.  The root cause of fibromyalgia still remains unclear, and the conventional medicine currently…

How Fibromyalgia Affects Men

Often thought of as a ‘woman’s disease,’ fibromyalgia can attack men differently. Men may also have a tougher time getting diagnose Fibromyalgia can be especially hard on men.“Men are expected to ‘suck it up and tough it out,’” one man noted in a survey on the ailment published earlier this month. In fact, men may wait years,…

Breathing Troubles with Fibromyalgia. What Should You Do When You Have it

By admin  On September 4, 2018 In Uncategorized Tagged fibro Leave a comment  Uncategorized  BY WYATT REDD We’ve all had that moment where our breath was taken away for one reason or another. Whether we were participating in hard physical activity or we fell and “got the wind knocked out of us,” it’s definitely always a shock when it becomes difficult to breathe. Unfortunately,…

The Seven Stages of Fibromyalgia, I have on 4 stage. what is your stage ?

Stage 1 You started experiencing pain and fatigue more than before, you’re not sure what is going on but you hurt and you are tired. You can hold a job, you can make it through your day, but you know something isn’t right… so it’s something you’re going to start researching. Stage 2 You are…