Celebrities with fibromyalgia

6 Celebrities with fibromyalgia

Image: Wikimedia Commons People with fibromyalgia often feel like they are alone. After all, you never see serious campaigns or concerts to support fibromyalgia research. You never hear celebrities talking about the need for a cure. But the... Read more →
ICD-9 Code for fibromyalgia

What is the ICD-9 code for fibromyalgia?

Image: Flickr When you have fibromyalgia, you often find yourself learning a lot about the medical field if only because you spend so much time dealing with doctors and insurance companies. And that’s actually a good thing. As unfair as... Read more →
essential oils for fibromyalgia

Do essential oils for fibromyalgia work?

Image: Flickr One of the worst things about living with fibromyalgia is that there doesn’t seem to be much that you can do to treat it. Of course, there are a number of medications that doctors prescribe. But many people with fibromyalgia... Read more →
chronic fatigue syndrome quiz

Chronic fatigue syndrome quiz

Image: Pexels Everyone with fibromyalgia knows what chronic fatigue feels like. You know the sense that you just can’t get enough rest and so you spend all day feeling like a zombie? You drift off constantly during the day and then struggle... Read more →
Is fibromyalgia hereditary?

Is fibromyalgia hereditary?

Affecting more than 5 million Americans, fibromyalgia is the most commonly diagnosed chronic pain disorder today. But is fibromyalgia hereditary? Well, that question is more complicated than it may seem. A relatively newly recognized disorder,... Read more →
painless symptoms of fibromyalgia

6 Painless symptoms of fibromyalgia

Image: Pexels Fibromyalgia pain can easily derail your entire life. It’s an agonizing and seemingly endless experience that leaves you unable to do the things that other people take for granted. But while that pain is the most noticeable... Read more →
fibromyalgia and childhood trauma

Fibromyalgia and childhood trauma

Image: Public Domain Images It sometimes feels like we’re learning something new about fibromyalgia every day. And usually, the major medical breakthroughs provide evidence for things that people who are actually suffering from fibromyalgia... Read more →
where is fibromyalgia pain located?

Where is fibromyalgia pain located?

Image: Flickr Where is fibromyalgia pain located? It’s a question you’re likely to ask if you think you might have fibromyalgia. Maybe you have a mysterious pain that you are worried might be fibromyalgia. Or maybe you are just curious... Read more →
how do you get tested for fibromyalgia

How do you get tested for fibromyalgia?

Image: Public Domain Pictures How do you get tested for fibromyalgia? You might be wondering that if you have a sneaking suspicion that the pain you are feeling are a sign that you have fibromyalgia. Of course, getting a doctor to tell you whether... Read more →
effexor for fribromyalgia

Effexor for fibromyalgia

Image: If you or a loved one live with fibromyalgia, then you are no stranger to the litany of symptoms that plague us. And finding relief from the pain is only one of the challenges we face. All of us deal with seemingly random and disconnected... Read more →
fibromyalgia and leg cramps

Fibromyalgia and leg cramps

Image: Pexels It’s the middle of the night and you’ve finally fallen asleep. Even if it’s just a doze. Then, out of nowhere, you scream out in agony because your leg and foot have cramped up severely. So severely, in fact, that your toes... Read more →
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