Need Fibromyalgia Sleep Help?

Need Fibromyalgia Sleep Help?   I always try to solve my own sleep issues naturally, while also incorporating other suggestions throughout our site, which includes supporting the body in better adherence to the body clock and the natural production of hormones… 13 Reasons You Can’t Sleep with Fibromyalgia The number ONE reason you cannot sleep is…

New Study Shows Brain Inflammation in Fibromyalgia Patients for the First Time

New Study Shows Brain Inflammation in Fibromyalgia Patients for the First Time A new study has found “visible” evidence of brain inflammation in those with fibromyalgia. The study, conducted by Massachusetts General Hospital researchers and published in the journal Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, looked at brain glial activation in those with and without fibro. Glial cells surround neurons, acting as…

A Typical 24 Hours With Fibromyalgia

A Typical 24 Hours With Fibromyalgia I haven’t really been writing about the pain. Everyone in my life knows that I have neck pain and headaches. Some people think it’s my back that hurts. Even though we have all had pain and sore body parts, the fact is that anyone who hasn’t experienced non-stop widespread…

Fibromyalgia and pain of the hip flexors

Fibromyalgia and pain of the hip flexors It is not uncommon to have hip flexor problems or pain in this area when living with fibromyalgia. Hip, hip flexors and lower back pain correlate with the areas of fibromyalgia due to the sensitive areas around the back, much lower trigger points and other areas conditions that affect…

Why Does Fibromyalgia Cause Neck Pain? 

Why Does Fibromyalgia Cause Neck Pain? Among all the medical conditions out there, fibromyalgia is definitely one of the most enigmatic and misunderstood ones. Frequently ignored completely and dismissed as not a syndrome in its own “right”, fibromyalgia is one of those medical conditions that is still not understood – not even by the most…

Emotional exposure therapy studied for fibromyalgia

Emotional exposure therapy studied for fibromyalgia WASHINGTON – The use of “emotional exposure therapy,” which addresses unresolved conflict, trauma, and other issues that might be contributing to fibromyalgia symptoms, is being studied as a treatment for the often debilitating illness. During a symposium on medically complex illnesses at the annual convention of the American Psychological…

The 6 Best Supplements for Fibromyalgia

The 6 Best Supplements for Fibromyalgia If you’re not including fibromyalgia-fighting supplements as part of your pain-management regimen, you could be missing out. “The right supplements can help muscles relax, which leads to pain reduction, or even prevent pain altogether,” says fibromyalgia expert Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D., director of the Fatigue & Fibromyalgia Practitioners Network and author The…

7 Severe Diseases Associated With Fibromyalgia. Probably You Didn’t Notice

7 Severe Diseases Associated With Fibromyalgia. Probably You Didn’t Notice About 10 million Americans have fibromyalgia, which is characterized by painful, tender points along the body; fatigue; sleeplessness; and cognitive issues known as fibro fog. Unfortunately, people with fibromyalgia are more likely than people in the general population to have certain other conditions too. If…

Anesthesia Recommendations For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & Myalgic Encephalomyelitis

Anesthesia Recommendations For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Having Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME/CFS) does not exempt patients from other illnesses and conditions that may involve surgery. Procedures that require anesthesia, such as extraction of wisdom teeth, cataract surgery, or removal of an inflamed appendix or gallbladder are common enough in the…

7 Fibromyalgia Symptoms in Women. #3 Quite Unexpected

7 Fibromyalgia Symptoms in Women. #3 Quite Unexpected In Lady Gaga’s Netflix documentary, Gaga: Five Foot Two, the first scene shows the singer’s muscles being stretched and prodded on a massage table. It’s one of the ways she deals with fibromyalgia, a condition that causes chronic pain all over the body. It’s not known what causes…