Fibromyalgia : The Condition No One Understands

I’ve suffered from fibromyalgia for six years. To this day I’m not sure what I find hardest; the constant pain, fatigue and myriad of other symptoms that come with the diagnosis, or the constant need to explain and justify it. In 2010 when I was diagnosed, it was by process of elimination. I’d had various…

10 Root Causes of Fibromyalgia (#3 is Thyroid)

You can’t imagine how many readers reach out to me about chronic pain and fibromyalgia. If your doctor dismisses thyroid as a possible culprit for your pain, bring them this article. Written by Amy Myers, MD It is estimated that fibromyalgia affects nearly 6 million or 1 in 50 people. Fibromyalgia is classically characterized by…

EARLY WARNINGS SIGNS YOUR BODY’S MAGNESIUM LEVELS ARE DANGEROUSLY LOW

Many people suffer from magnesium deficiency, and according to the USDA, even half of the population lacks this mineral. This mineral is vital for our body as every single cell needs it, and it is accountable for more than 300 metabolic processes in the body. The recommended daily dosage of magnesium is 500 to 1000 mg….

What’s to know about itching in fibromyalgia?

If you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. People with fibromyalgia usually experience pain and stiffness, fatigue, problems with thinking and memory, and sleep disturbances. Less common symptoms include tingling sensations and headaches. For some people, itching can also be a problem. Experts do not know exactly…

Muscle Contractions, a Rare and Complex Symptom that Appears with Fibromyalgia. What can we do? How to relieve them?

Fibromyalgia and muscle spasmsFibromyalgia is pain. It not only causes pain throughout the body, but also produces different types of pain.The most common types of pain with fibromyalgia are:Hyperalgesia – amplification of painAllodynia – touch painPainful paraesthesia – painful nerve sensations But our pain does not stop there.Another common complaint many with fibromyalgia, is the pain…

How to care for someone with fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a condition that damages the muscles and tissues of a person. This, in turn, causes other physical and mental problems in the person. When a family member or loved one has fibromyalgia, it is difficult for people to understand exactly what is happening, since it leaves no visible traces of pain. It is important that anyone…

God, Please Give Me Strength On The Days I Feel I Can’t Go On Anymore

Lately, I feel like I am running on fumes. I am on empty; my strength odometer is on zero right now. Sometimes I wonder if the suffering will ever end. I have defeated every obstacle that has crossed my path, but I am tired. After each battle that I have won, there was another one…

A century-old vaccine gives new hope to the fibromyalgia community

If someone could give you a vaccine that would cure your fibromyalgia, would you do it? That may sound like a dream, but it is closer to reality than you think. Researchers at the Los Angeles-based biomedical firm EpicGenetics and the Massachusetts General Hospital are seeking approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). UU. To conduct a…

Fibromyalgia and the Heart Muscle – Fibro Pain or Heart Attack?

If you have ever had this experience, you will know that symptoms around fibromyalgia and the heart can give you quite a scare. Fibromyalgia seems to come with every pain imaginable, and that includes chest pain. Many will go to the emergency room at least once because they think that they’re having a heart attack….