chronic pain and depression

Chronic pain and depression

Image: Pexels If you’re dealing with fibromyalgia, then you’re in a lot of pain. It may flare up out of nowhere and it may leave just as quickly. Or it may stay for a year. But it’s a regularly occurring and debilitating event... Read more →
chronic pain and fibromyalgia

Chronic pain and fibromyalgia

Image: Malik Earnest / Unsplash If you’ve never been diagnosed with fibromyalgia, but you suffer from chronic pain, you might want to ask your doctor about fibro. Especially when you consider the overlap and clear connections between chronic... Read more →
allodynia and fibromyalgia

Allodynia and fibromyalgia

Image: Christopher Campbell / Unsplash Have you ever tried resting in bed, but the sheets are somehow painful enough to keep you awake? Have you ever been outside on a warm day only to have a cool breeze or gust of wind hurt your body all over?... Read more →
widespread joint pain

Living with widespread joint pain

Image: Imani Clovis / Unsplash When someone mentions having widespread joint pain, what do you think of? I usually envision the hands because there are so many joints there. Sometimes the knees come to mind, especially when I see older persons... 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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