Day: October 26, 2018

12 Celebrities Who Have Spoken Out About Their Fibromyalgia

October 26, 2018

By: Paige Wyant Fibromyalgia is a chronic, incurable condition that can cause a variety of symptoms such as widespread pain, fatigue and brain fog. It is estimated to affect 10 million people in the United States and between 3 to 6 percent of the global population – and celebrities are no exception. Although fibromyalgia is more common in women, it can […]

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Fibromyalgia and Loneliness: How to Fight Isolation

October 26, 2018

By: Eric Patterson When you disconnect yourself from the outside world, you are building a reinforced wall around your life to block out all that would hurt you. But what if the measures you take to protect yourself are actually creating more damage? What if your wall stops the positives from entering as much as it stops the negatives? […]

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7 Possible Causes of Fibromyalgia.

October 26, 2018

by Angie Finlay Even as more advancements are made in fibromyalgia treatment, the disease is still one of the most mysterious known to the medical community. Symptoms can come suddenly or gradually, and could congregate in one physical area or spread throughout your body. As if the nagging symptoms weren’t frustrating enough, the lack of a […]

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What Is It? Lupus or Fibromyalgia? What You Need to Know

October 26, 2018

By: WYATT REDD Among all the syndromes of our days there are two that excite a continuous fascination on researchers and doctors around the world: Lupus and Fibromyalgia. Both of these medical conditions have long been researched and on both of their causes many theories have been built. Still, up to now, there is no absolute and complete […]

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Fibromyalgia & Myofascial Pain Syndrome. What’s the Difference?

October 26, 2018

By Adrienne Dellwo Fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndrome often go together. Because of the frequent overlap and some similar symptoms, they’re often mistaken for the same condition and, as a result, people with both are sometimes only diagnosed with and treated for one. Those are real problems, for three major reasons: They require different treatment MPS’s trigger […]

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I Am So Sick of Being Sick With Fibromyalgia

October 26, 2018

Author: Cat – Contributor at themighty.com Having a chronic illness such as fibromyalgia really does take its toll on you, especially when you have a ton of other stuff along with it like me. It waxes and wanes but it never goes away, at least it doesn’t for me. Right now I must say it’s as bad as it has ever […]

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How I Describe Fibromyalgia to People Who Have Never Felt It

October 26, 2018

By: Erin Adair Have you ever wanted to feel what it’s like to have fibromyalgia? No? Heh, me neither. But I’ve gotten to know the ins and outs of it very well (certainly better than I ever wanted to) and should be able to acquaint you with enough of my experiences that you’ll have a better understanding […]

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