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 →
is fibromyalgia a disability

Is fibromyalgia a disability?

Image: Pixabay/Kaboompics “Is fibromyalgia a disability?” It’s a question you’ve probably asked at some point if you’ve been diagnosed with fibromyalgia. There’s no doubt that fibromyalgia pain can get so... Read more →
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 →
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 →
Is fibromyalgia real

Is fibromyalgia real?

Image: Public Domain Images Imagine having a disease that was so painful it made it difficult to handle even basic tasks of everyday life. Now imagine that in spite of all your obvious pain and difficulty, no one believes you actually have it.... Read more →
worst case of fibromyalgia

What’s the worst case of fibromyalgia?

Image: Pixabay Have you ever wondered what the absolute worst case of fibromyalgia would be? After all, it’s a disease that affects everyone differently. And it makes sense that some people are affected by it more severely than others. So... Read more →
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9 Day-to-day ways to cope with fibromyalgia

Image: SergeBertasiusPhotography / Shutterstock Fibromyalgia (FM) is recognized as a disorder by the US National Institutes of Health and the American College of Rheumatology. The word comes from a combination of Greek and Latin terms that put... Read more →
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