FATIGUE IN FIBROMYALGIA IS NOT A SIMPLE Normal Fatigue.

Fatigue is known when you have fibromyalgia going beyond “normal fatigue,” according to a recent publication in the journal BMC – Musculoskeletal Disorders. The researchers wanted to understand in more detail the fatigue that occurs in fibromyalgia and the impact it has on our lives. After conducting a series of interviews, they analyzed the results and…

5 Ways to Combat Fibromyalgia Itching.

Fibromyalgia makes it hard to sleep, and makes most days very uncomfortable. Not all patients who have fibromyalgia will experience itching, but many will, and for those people it seems like there is no end to the pain that comes with this condition. Is there anything that can remedy fibromyalgia itching? Fortunately those who suffer…

Eight Signs Of Fibromyalgia Usually People Ignore . #2 is Quite Strange

Dr. John Regan Fibromyalgia is a common chronic disorder that is characterized by widespread pain, among other symptoms. It can cause significant pain and fatigue, interfering with a person’s ability to carry out their daily activities. While the causes of fibromyalgia are unknown, it’s estimated that it affects 5 million Americans ages 18 or older….

10 Fast Fibro Facts to Share for Fibromyalgia Awareness Month

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.. Fibromyalgia is considered a condition rather than a disease because there are no specific causes or recognizable symptoms. A syndrome is a collection of symptoms and medical issues that occur together but cannot be…

Fibromyalgia and Hip Flexor Pain:

BY JULIA NELSON  It is not uncommon to have hip flexor issues or pain in this area when living with fibromyalgia. The hips, hip flexors, and lower back correlate with fibromyalgia pain areas due to tender areas around the lower back, many more trigger point areas and other conditions that affect the surrounding areas. The hip…

23 People With Fibromyalgia Describe What ‘Fibro Fog’ Feels Like

If you have fibromyalgia, you’re likely familiar with the term “fibro fog.” But those outside of the community might not truly get what that means. Most people know what it’s like to have a word on the tip of your tongue but not be able to say it, or how it feels to walk into a room with…

What It Feels Like to Have ‘Chronic Depression Fatigue’

I’ve had friends tell me they’ve felt the extreme fatigue of depression long after they began feeling better, even when their depression was in remission. At the time I didn’t think much of this because I was in the midst of a many-years-long, serious depressive episode and couldn’t really imagine the depression being “in remission.” Why did I…

The Difference Between Being Tired and Having Chronic Fatigue.

Over the years, my friends and families have stopped asking me how I am. This is because every single time, the answer will invariably be “tired.” I mean, why lie about it? There is no getting away from the fact that I look tired. The bags under my eyes have bags. I walk like a…

32 Surprising Physical Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue

For the average healthy person, fatigue is something that happens from time to time, maybe after running a marathon or working long hours one week at work. This fatigue usually goes away after getting a good night’s sleep and resting for a day or two. But for someone who experiences chronic fatigue as the result of…