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 →
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 →
at what age do you get fibromyalgia

What age do you get fibromyalgia?

Image: Flickr “At what age do you get fibromyalgia?” It’s a question that’s actually harder to answer than you might have thought. The truth is that determining at what age do you get fibromyalgia is tough. And that’s... Read more →
older people with fibromyalgia

Life for older people with fibromyalgia?

Image: Pexels For many their only information about fibromyalgia comes from commercials about treatment options. In those commercials, most of the patients are young to middle-aged. But fibromyalgia is not just a young person’s diseases and... Read more →
Fatigue

Fibromyalgia fatigue: what’s behind it?

Image: Kite_rin/shutterstock.com You know the feeling: you wake up and it seems like you can’t even raise your head off your pillow. It’s the weakness and fatigue that comes with fibromyalgia. That’s what makes fibromyalgia... Read more →
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