10 Fast Fibro Facts to Share for Fibromyalgia Awareness Month

BY WENDY HENDERSON It’s Fibromyalgia Awareness Month, which is an opportunity for people in the fibro community to share their stories and raise awareness of this often misunderstood illness. Sharing facts about fibromyalgia on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook can help educate the public about what it’s like to live with the condition. To help you get started, we’ve put together some…

Brain Scans Link Fibromyalgia and Pelvic Pain

By Pat Anson, Fibromylagia and urological pelvic pain would seem to have little in common. The former causes widespread body pain, while the latter is marked by chronic inflammatory pain in the bladder or prostate. But researchers at the University of Michigan have stumbled upon something that both conditions share – besides being difficult to…

The Most Common Misconceptions About Fibromyalgia

BY WENDY HENDERSO . As anyone who lives with fibromyalgia will attest, there are many misconceptions surrounding the condition. The most common misconception is that it’s all in the patient’s mind, and therefore it’s not a medical problem at all. MORE: Explaining chronic illness using an alternative to the “spoon theory.” In an interview with mayoclinic.org, a nursing supervisor from the Fibromyalgia and…

Why Paleo for Fibro?

Why Paleo for fibro Because I’m asked about food lists and diets for fibromyalgia more than any other question (besides queries about my Pup), I’ll make some clarifications here. First of all, there’s no specific list of foods that everyone with fibromyalgia should eat. There’s also no specific list of foods fibrofolk shouldn’t eat. I’m…

Being a Mom with Fibromyalgia

BY ROBIN D   As a mom, I know that a fair amount of guilt occurs when you can’t attend your son’s soccer games or your daughter’s ballet recital. While you want to be the best mom for your children, fibromyalgia puts a real crimp in your desire to always be there for your kids….

Nutritious Sweet Potato Recipe

BY ADMIN. Nutritious Sweet Potatoes Do you enjoy sweet potatoes? Did you know they’re a super food that contain many nutritional benefits? The World’s Healthiest Foods, list numerous benefits of incorporating sweet potatoes into your diet. Some of these health benefits include increasing your antioxidant intake, consuming more anti-inflammatory nutrients, and even regulating your blood…

Reflexology to Relieve Fibro Pain

BY ADMIN IN SOCIAL CLIPS. Reflexology Have you considered reflexology to relieve fibro pain? Reflexology is an ancient practice passed down through the ages. Proof of the practice may date back to pre-dynastic China 3000 BC. The Incas and Native Americans may have introduced reflexology to South and North America. What is reflexology? It is a homeopathic massage technique…

Cleaning House, the Fibro Way

BY CARRIE ANTON IN COLUMNS, FINDING BALANCE WITH FIBRO – A COLUMN BY CARRIE ANTON. My house was a disaster. I used to clean the entire place every Friday night. With my husband working the graveyard shift, it was the perfect time — until we bought a house over twice the size. One bathroom became…

10 Fast Fibro Facts to Share for Fibromyalgia Awareness Month

BY WENDY HENDERSON IN SOCIAL CLIPS. It’s Fibromyalgia Awareness Month, which is an opportunity for people in the fibro community to share their stories and raise awareness of this often misunderstood illness. Sharing facts about fibromyalgia on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook can help educate the public about what it’s like to live with the condition. To help you…

Fibro Warrior Creates Exercise Program Just For Us!

By Donna Gregory Burch. Exercise is a sore subject (literally!) in the fibromyalgia community. That’s why I’ve avoided writing about it for so long. I know a lot of fibro warriors will agree with me when I say I’m sick of hearing doctors and researchers tell me that I’ll feel better if I just exercise….

Is It Serious or Is It Fibro-Relatedaa

By Celeste Cooper Summer is thought of as the season of growth because there are longer periods of daylight and fewer cloudy days making sunshine plentiful. As the sun reflects its healing rays, our energy and our mood get a boost as our brain releases hormones to make us feel good. And, as the sun rests…

Fibro Warrior Creates Exercise Program Just For Us

By Donna Gregory Burch. Exercise is a sore subject (literally!) in the fibromyalgia community. That’s why I’ve avoided writing about it for so long. I know a lot of fibro warriors will agree with me when I say I’m sick of hearing doctors and researchers tell me that I’ll feel better if I just exercise….

Fibromyalgia and Menstruation Problems

The symptoms that commonly affect patients with fibromyalgia syndrome include pain, sleep problems, stiffness (especially after rest in the morning), fatigue, bowel upset (irritable bowel syndrome), depression, headaches etc. The pain and the symptoms of the condition tend to last a life time in most patients. Fibromyalgia is present in around 0.5-10% of worldwide population…

Fibromyalgia and Metabolic Abnormalities

Fibromyalgia is characterized by widespread muscle pain, fatigue, and weakness. The abnormalities associated with this condition may be classified as:- Functional Structural and/or Metabolic Abnormalities within the muscles Studies have shown definite metabolic abnormalities within the muscles that can be associated with the condition. When examined under the light microscope as well as the electron…

Fibromyalgia in Children

Fibromyalgia affects over 5 million Americans and it is recorded that one sufferer out of every six, is a child. Fibromyalgia symptoms in children In children with this condition the symptoms include:- Long term widespread pain and increased pain sensitivity Morning stiffness Fatigue Lack of restorative sleep There are five tender points in children rather…

Who Gets Fibromyalgia?

At present there are 1 in 20 people worldwide that are affected with the chronic pain syndrome of fibromyalgia. Along with pain these patients manifest a range of or other symptoms of varying severity including headaches, irritable bowel syndrome, depression and anxiety, cognitive difficulties, fatigue and menstrual irregularities. The condition can affect anyone of any…

Fibromyalgia and Parenting

Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain condition with widespread pain, impairment of daily living functions, sleep disturbance and lack of sleep, presence of typical tender points over the body etc. There are other symptoms such as non-restorative sleep and fatigue. About 10 million people are currently diagnosed with this disorder. Although 9 out of 10 people…

HALLAN LA CAUSA DE LA FIBROMIALGIA .. POR FAVOR, COMPARTA ESTA INFORMACIÓN

Hallan la causa de la fibromialgia . Médicos genetistas identifican 90 trastornos de ADN de los enfermos, que provocan síntomas a través de alteraciones en los sistemas inmunológico y nervioso de estos pacientes. Muchas veces se han sentido incomprendidos. O peor aún, acusados de simular una dolencia. Pero ahora la ciencia les da la razón….

1-DOES CURE FIBROMYALGIA?

1-DOES CURE FIBROMYALGIA? fibromyalgia adminAugust 6, 20160    No, no cure fibromyalgia is a chronic disease as can other chronic diseases that have nothing to do with this, diabetes, arthritis, hypertension and a long list …. 2. Porqué prescribed me an antidepressant? Whether or not you have depression you prescribe an antidepressant, an anticonvulsant or…

FINALMENTE NEW VACCINE ESPERAM COMPLETAR CURA DA DOENÇA DE CROHN

A esperança veio para pessoas que sofrem de uma doença incapacitante do intestino, sob a forma de uma nova vacina. A notícia vem como medos estão crescendo que a doença de Crohn é causada por um bug encontrado no leite. Testes em humanos começar este verão na vacina inovadora que pesquisadores acreditam que é um…