Epstein Barr Virus

Epstein-Barr Virus and Fibromyalgia

Image: Wikimedia Commons It’s estimated that 9 in 10 adults have been infected with Epstein-Barr virus at some point in their lives. For most people, the virus doesn’t cause any serious symptoms. Odds are good that if you were infected... Read more →

Pyrexia and Fibromyalgia

Image: Wikimedia Commons If you have fibromyalgia, you’ve probably noticed that you suffer from a bunch of symptoms that you almost never see discussed in connection with the condition. Those might include things like chronic itching,... Read more →
Skin lesions

Fibromyalgia and Skin Lesions

Image: Wikimedia Commons If you have fibromyalgia, you might have noticed a particularly strange symptom: constant itching. It’s not something we usually think of when it comes to fibromyalgia. Ask anyone with a basic understanding of... Read more →
chronic Pain Syndrome

Chronic Pain Syndrome

Image: Flickr Chronic pain syndrome is one of the most challenging issues in modern medicine. It’s estimated that costs related to chronic pain run into the range of 300 billion dollars every year (more than cancer or diabetes), straining... Read more →
foot pain

Does Fibromyalgia Cause Foot Pain?

Image: Daniel Max/ Flickr In spite of all the medical advancements in recent years, fibromyalgia remains a mystery. Ask someone with a little bit of knowledge of the condition to explain it, and they’ll tell you about tender points and... Read more →
hand pain

Hand Pain and Fibromyalgia

Image: Public Domain Pictures If you have fibromyalgia, you know all about pain. The pain of fibromyalgia is constant and can spread all over the body. But generally, the pain is located in 18 specific tender points around the body. These 18... Read more →

Hyperreflexia and Fibromyalgia

Image: Pixabay While we often think of fibromyalgia as a disease of the body, many people with the condition suffer from symptoms related to the brain. For instance, many people with fibromyalgia experience something called hyperreflexia. Hyperreflexia... 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 →
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 →
orthostatic hypotension

Orthostatic Hypotension and Fibromyalgia

Image: Pixabay Fibromyalgia can seem to lead to a lot of weird symptoms. Ask anyone with fibromyalgia and they’ll tell you that condition involves a lot more than just pain and fatigue. People with the condition report everything from... Read more →
fibromyalgia and impaired memory

Fibromyalgia and Impaired Memory

Image: Pexels Fibromyalgia and impaired memory. If you or a loved one has fibromyalgia, then you might be familiar with something this: forgetting what the inside of your house looks like, struggling to find common words, or even forgetting... Read more →
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