Fibromyalgia Researchers Say Discovery Could Change Treatment of Chronic Pain

Dr. Frank Rice remembers the day when he realized he was onto something. “There was something very unusual that we had just never seen before,” Rice recalls. “It’s one of those things that get you jumping up from the microscope and running down the halls, grabbing people and saying ‘Here, come take a look at…

Fibromyalgia and Bruising: Effects of an Invisible Disease

Does Fibromyalgia Cause Bruising? Some days are better than others for sufferers of fibromyalgia. The not-so-good days can make you feel like you’ve been beaten black and blue. The slightest touch, handshake, hug or squeeze can be excruciating — leaving you sore, achy and shying away from contact with those you love. One sufferer of…

Swelling and fibromyalgia

Understanding Fibromyalgia Swelling Many times, medical professionals diagnose arthritis, when in fact swelling and inflammation is actually due to fibromyalgia. However, as mentioned above, there is an important difference between the two: arthritis affects the joints, while swelling and inflammation due to fibromyalgia does not. Since inflammation in people with fibromyalgia is not in the joints, it…

Fibromyalgia and foot pain

The pains in fibromyalgia are amplified, plantar fasciitis is a problem related to the muscles so the amplification of pain can end up making it limiting. Foot pain in fibromyalgia and its limitations are more than justified. Yes you have developed a very intense pain in the heel or sole of the foot and you have not…

Hidden and unexplained: feeling the pain of fibromyalgia

For some people, waking up every day means the start of persistent pain that affects their mood, thinking and relationships. This experience is more difficult when the pain doesn’t seem to have a cause; at least not a visible one. That’s the reality for people with fibromyalgia, a chronic disorder characterised by pain and muscle tenderness…

Kratom For Fibromyalgia .. Learn More About This Natural Pain Killer

Kratom has been used in Asia for centuries. It is touted for its many health benefits, both mental and physical. People with a painful condition known as fibromyalgia may see a noticeable reduction in their pain levels while using kratom. If you suffer from fibromyalgia or other painful issues, you may be wondering how kratom…

Lady Gaga Unveils Painful History of PTSD and Fibromyalgia in Vogue

“I get so irritated with people who don’t believe fibromyalgia is real,” Gaga said. Known for her eye-catching fashion and high-energy performances, Lady Gaga often seems larger than life, but behind the scenes, the 32-year-old pop star has struggled with crippling health issues like PTSD and fibromyalgia. In an interview with Vogue, the October cover star talked openly…

Hyperbaric Oxygen Tanks Found To Treat and Cure Fibromyalgia

Throughout the history of Fibromyalgia, this disease has been strangely hard to identify and analyze on the grounds that it shows up, at first look, to be something else. Perhaps its symptoms including musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, mood swings, and memory loss, are genuinely common. To give some point of view 1 in 70 people, almost…