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…

what should relatives of those who have fibromyalgia know?

what should relatives of those who have fibromyalgia know? Although Fibromyalgia is not noticeable, it is very real. Many people think that a person is not really sick unless they look sick. When you have fibromyalgia, the person can be full of health (on the outside), but inside a procession of terrible terrible symptoms. Although…

What Is Sjogren’s Syndrome? What’s Relationship with Fibromyalgia

What Is Sjogren’s Syndrome? What’s Relationship with Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia is a disease that causes a lot of issues. It’s hard for us to get up in the morning, we may feel a lot of ache and fatigue in our bones, and we can struggle with mental health issues like memory loss and issues with concentration. Of…

Fibromyalgia Numbness Causes and How Can You Cope with it

Fibromyalgia Numbness Causes and How Can You Cope with it As you can see, there are many methods for combating the pain, numbness and tingling that are frequent occurrences for those dealing with fibromyalgia. There are little things you can also do every day to make life more comfortable and daily activities more doable. For most people, a…

10 Problems Only People With Fibromyalgia Will Understand

10 Problems Only People With Fibromyalgia Will Understand When you don’t live with fibromyalgia, it is difficult to understand the impact it has on a person’s life. Fibro warriors everywhere know all too well what it’s like to live with this all-encompassing disorder. Unless you’ve gone through it yourself, you probably don’t get it, but…