restless leg syndrome and fibro

Restless Leg Syndrome and Fibromyalgia

Image: Pexels/Pixabay Restless leg syndrome and fibromyalgia have a surprisingly close relationship. And if you have a fibromyalgia, there’s a good chance you have restless leg syndrome (or RLS) as well. But maybe you’ve just been... Read more →
nociceptive pain

What is Nociceptive Pain?

Image: Flickr Anyone with a chronic pain condition like fibromyalgia knows how it can take over your life. It seems like sometimes everything you do is controlled by the level of pain you’re experiencing. But while we think... Read more →
varicose veins

Varicose Veins and Fibromyalgia

A lot of people find themselves suffering from varicose veins at some point in their lives. Statistics show that around 50% of the US population over the age of fifty has them. In most cases, the veins aren’t a serious problem. But as... Read more →
spider veins

Spider Veins and Fibromyalgia

Image: Pixabay Spider veins are an irritating part of getting older. Many people over the age of 50 find themselves struggling with this unsightly and painful condition. But people with fibromyalgia face unique challenges when it comes to spider... Read more →

What Causes Purpura?

Image: wk1003mike / Shutterstock Purpura is a condition that leads to unsightly spotting on the skin. The immediate cause is the bursting of small blood vessels under the skin that allows the blood to pool underneath the epidermis. As a result,... Read more →

Can Hypnotherapy Help With Fibromyalgia?

Image: Flickr When you think of hypnosis, it’s hard to separate the idea from the more familiar images of stage magicians and mind control. But the truth is those images don’t reflect the reality of what can actually be a very useful... Read more →
systemic lupus

What is Systemic Lupus?

Image: Pixabay Systemic lupus is just one of the many different terms surrounding lupus that make it difficult to make sense of. Systemic lupus, systemic lupus erythematosus, cutaneous lupus, are all terms you’re likely to hear at one... Read more →
early signs of fibromyalgia

Early Signs of Fibromyalgia

Image: Flickr/Ilmicrofono Oggiono Fibromyalgia is a difficult disease to live with. It causes chronic fatigue and pain all over the body. And people who have fibromyalgia often find it hard to find a treatment that works for them. That’s... Read more →
Fibromyalgia Home Remedies

Non-Medical Therapies for Fibromyalgia

Image: Non-medical therapies for Fibromyalgia New therapies for treating fibromyalgia are being developed all the time. But so far, no cure for this painful and debilitating disease has been found. But there are still plenty of ways... Read more →
Posture Correction

Can Posture Correction Help With Fibro Pain?

Image: Pexels Fibromyalgia is a condition that affects the whole body. That’s why it’s important to approach treatment in a way that takes the entire body into account. There’s a lot of evidence that things like yoga can significantly improve... Read more →

Is Fibromyalgia Genetic?

Image: hxdbzxy People with fibromyalgia often ask, “Is fibromyalgia genetic?” It’s a hard question to answer, especially when little is known about how fibromyalgia works. But it’s something that could... Read more →

What Causes Fibromyalgia Swelling?

Image: Fibromyalgia swelling makes life difficult for a lot of sufferers. The pain and discomfort make daily tasks a challenge. Putting on shoes, or picking out an outfit, or even just getting around is harder with... Read more →
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