Day: October 21, 2018

How to Lose Weight When You Have Fibromyalgia

October 21, 2018

By Addison Johnson Losing weight with fibromyalgia can be a struggle, but it doesn’t have to be. In the United States, there are at least five million adults who struggle with the debilitating disease of fibromyalgia. Many of these sufferers are also overweight or obese. Often, being overweight or obese is a symptom of the […]

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The Hardest Hour of the Day With Fibromyalgia

October 21, 2018

By:Sarah Borien I’ve struggled with chronic illness in various forms for the last 20 years, and I’m 31 years old. I’ve had migraines for as long as I can remember, and my fibromyalgia developed eight years ago. I like to think that, after all these years, I’m pretty good at managing my pain. In fact, […]

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23 Truths People With Fibromyalgia Wish Others Understood

October 21, 2018

By: Elisabeth Brentano (Contributor at TheMighty) Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain disorder that affects an estimated 10 million people in the United States, according to the National Fibromyalgia Association. It’s unpredictable and symptoms vary, but it’s generally characterized by chronic widespread pain, fatigue, abnormal pain processing, sleep disorders, fatigue, problems with cognitive functioning, migraines, anxiety and […]

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