Physical Changes to the Body from Fibromyalgia

Physical Changes to the Body from Fibromyalgia

While the syndrome is often misunderstood and large portions of it are still a mystery, research is beginning to find observable physiological reasons for it. Certainly there is still a very long way to go, however, the syndrome has a long history of misunderstanding and dismissal, so even a beginning on the project of finding … Read more

My Pain Story

Pamela

I can really emphasize with everyone here who is suffering. It’s an awful thing to go through constant pain, as well as having to try to describe it to people who just don’t “get it”. Many of you are probably like me, in that to look at you, there is nothing obvious that jumps out … Read more

Ponder into the depth of the painful ailment

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Fibromyalgia is not a disease, but a syndrome with no transparent symptoms and diagnosis. You can call it a condition that plays hide and seek with you and the doctors. It has affected almost six million Americans, targeting most of the women and even children. The main thing that is important to comprehend and tackle … Read more

How to Speak to Loved Ones about Fibromyalgia

How to Speak to Loved Ones about Fibromyalgia

Having Fibromyalgia can be extremely tough, but what can seem worse is having to communicate with your family about it. Because Fibromyalgia is still such an enigma, relating the ins and outs of your condition to your loved ones can be a real chore. However, it is extremely vital that you gain the support of … Read more

Feeding your Fibromyalgia: Eat yourself healthy

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Fibromyalgia Syndrome, or FMS, is an illness which is still difficult to classify. Some doctors and medical boards prefer to classify FMS as a somatoform disorder, affecting primarily the body, while others view it as a syndrome which disrupts the functioning of the individual’s Central Nervous System (CNS). Patients describe their primary symptoms as being … Read more

Fibromyalgia Syndrome: Everything You Need to Know

Everything You Need to Know about fibromyalgia

Definition Fibromyalgia is a common chronic disease that causes muscle and soft tissue pain. The word itself comes from the Latin term for tissue – fibro, and the Greek terms for muscle – myo and pain – algia. Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition characterized by widespread pain and tenderness in the joints, muscles, and tendons. … Read more