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…

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…

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….

There Are Six Styles Of Love. Which One Best Describes You?

Image: iStock Love is a complex and powerful force, one that plays out in a number of emotional, cognitive and social ways. According to the late psychologist John Alan Lee, there are six broad styles of love: Agape, Ludus, Storge, Eros, Mania and Pragma. We look at each in turn to help you determine the…