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….

Marijuana Could Literally Replace These 5 Prescription Drugs

Of the 473 adult cannabis users surveyed by the Centre for Addictions Research of British Columbia, more than 86 percent of respondents reported giving up one or more of the substances for pot, with the majority (80.6 percent) forgoing pharmaceuticals for the non-toxic alternative. Those under 40 were also more likely to substitute all three…

ARE THE CAUSE OF FIBROMYALGIA .. PLEASE SHARE THIS INFORMATION

They are the cause of fibromyalgia. Medical geneticists those 90 conditions of patient DNA, causing symptoms with changes in the immune system and the nervous system of these patients. Many times have felt misunderstood. Or worse, accused of simulating a disease. But now science proves them right. And it is that medical producers have discovered…

What happens when fibromyalgia flares up during winter?

The question whether fibromyalgia can flare up in winter has been asked a number of times before. We believe that it does. And before we explain what exactly fibromyalgia is and how you can treat yourself during the winter, we’d also like to let you in on the fact that fibromyalgia flare-ups don’t just occur…

My mom has fibromyalgia. Reading this made me cry for her

Chronic pain is increasingly rampant today. Yet, chronic pain and chronic illnesses are often invisible. In many cases there are no casts, visible rashes or runny nose involved. Chronic pain sufferers often appear “normal,” perhaps only a bit more fragile or sad than average. I suffered from chronic headaches for four-and-a-half years and from chronic hip…

Childhood ‘kissing disease’ linked to adult chronic illnesses

Mystery illnesses plague millions of people. Researchers found a link between the childhood kissing disease mono and these unexplained illnesses. Jaye Watson, WXIA 4:54 PM. PST December 15, 2016 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Kelly Deushane’s dining room table is piled high with books, most touting beneficial, healing diets. There are manila…

6 dangerous prescription drugs you should think twice before taking

by Dr. Lizzie o by: Ethan A. Huff, staff writer (NaturalNews) Just because your doctor prescribes it does not necessarily mean it is safe for you to take. Many popular prescription drugs, it turns out, come with the potential for serious side effects, including everything from short-term nausea and headaches to chronic inflammatory myopathy and heart…

10 Reminders for Facing the New Year With a Fibro & Chronic Illness

10 Reminders for Facing the New Year With a Fibro & Chronic Illness The holidays come with a lot of stress, especially if you have a chronic illness or autoimmune diseases. We’r asked the dreaded question: “What’s going to be your New Year’s resolution?” It’s tough to answer. Let’s face it: many of us are not going to work out…

6 Ways to Keep Fibromyalgia in Check This Winter

Image: Solomin Viktor/Shutterstock If you feel like your fibromyalgia symptoms are worse in the winter, you’re not alone. Many people who deal with the daily struggles of fibromyalgia report that cold weather seems to aggravate their symptoms, causing more pain and fatigue. Whether your symptoms are caused by cold weather or a drop in barometric…

2 Important Things ‘Cannabis or Marijuana’ Helps Fibromyalgia?

  2 Important Things ‘Cannabis or Marijuana’ Helps Fibromyalgia? Cannabis, also known by many other names, is a derivative of the Cannabis plant that is popularly used as a psychoactive drug and medication. This controversial drug, which many would know it as weed or marijuana, has taken a bad rap due to it being exploited…

10 Causes of Fibromyalgia Flares, What is your cause

10 Causes of Fibromyalgia Flares Karen Lee Richards Health Guide A fibromyalgia flare (or flare-up) is a temporary increase in the number and/or intensity of symptoms.  Worsening pain and fatigue are generally the first two symptoms noticed in a fibro-flare.  But other symptoms like poor sleep, increased cognitive dysfunction and digestive disturbances are often experienced…