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17 Ridiculous Things People Have Said About Fibromyalgia

By: Paige Wyant If you have fibromyalgia, you’ve likely heard some comments about your condition that make you think, “Seriously?!” Even though our doctors and…

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10 Embarrassing Things That Happen When You Have Fibro Fog

By: Chelle Iredale Embarrassing fibro fog moments happen to me all the time. Some days I don’t know if I should laugh or cry. Unfortunately,…

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24 Things No One Talks About When It Comes to Having Fibromyalgia

By: Paige Wyant A lot of information comes up when you Google “fibromyalgia” — associated symptoms, treatment options and the like. It’s probably similar to…

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10 Problems Only People With Fibromyalgia Will Understand

By: Teresa Cooper When you don’t live with fibromyalgia, it is difficult to understand the impact it has on a person’s life. Fibro warriors everywhere…

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Fibromyalgia Risk Factors : Check Which One Do You Have

By Adrienne Dellwo | Reviewed by Grant Hughes, MD More than 6-million people in the U.S. have fibromyalgia, and the condition is found in all…

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17 Things People With Chronic Illness Mean When They Say ‘I’m Tired’

By: Erin Migdol Everyone has said “I’m tired” at one point or another. But those deceptively simple words can have so many meanings. Without knowing…

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I Won’t Apologize for Having Fun While Chronically ill

By: Denise Reich When I was six, I was hospitalized with Rocky Mountain spotted fever. At the hospital, I was encouraged to get out of…

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25 ‘Hacks’ That Can Make Life With Brain Fog Easier

By: Paige Wyant – themighty.com Brain fog is one of the most frustrating symptoms that can accompany chronic illness. When your short-term memory and thought processes are impaired by…

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Fibromyalgia and Alcohol: Should we drink or not?

By: Christine Cioppa Raise a glass—one glass that is—and say cheers. People with fibromyalgia can consume alcoholic beverages socially, in low to moderate levels, and possibly…

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23 People With Fibromyalgia Describe What ‘Fibro Fog’ Feels Like

By: Eva James If you have fibromyalgia, you’re likely familiar with the term “fibro fog.” But those outside of the community might not truly get…

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