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 →
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 →
Can fibromyalgia be fatal

Can Fibromyalgia be Fatal?

Image: Max Pexel “Can fibromyalgia be fatal?” It’s probably the first question on your mind after you get diagnosed with fibromyalgia. After all, it’s a scary diagnosis for a disease that not many people understand. So... Read more →
at what age do you get fibromyalgia

What age do People 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 →
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 →
Fear of flying woman in plane airsick with stress headache and motion sickness or airsickness. Person in airplane with aerophobia scared of flying being afraid while sitting in airplane seat

Fibromyalgia and Anxiety Form a Dastardly duo

Image: Maridav/Shutterstock Fibromyalgia and anxiety go together like root beer and vanilla ice cream. According to some studies, 20% of people diagnosed with fibromyalgia are also diagnosed with anxiety disorder. Fibro cause pain. It causes fatigue.... Read more →
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