Dizziness, Balance And Falls During Fibromyalgia Outbreaks

Fibromyalgia, vertigo, poor balance and stunts are common problems. For some people, this is a small inconvenience that appears on occasion. In other cases, they can be very debilitating and cause regular injuries. The fall, and especially the fall, is a serious problem. The last thing you need when you are suffering constantly is to hurt yourself all…

What Does a Fibromyalgia Flare up Feel Like?

Image: Pexels.com “What does a fibromyalgia flare up feel like?” It’s a question you might be asking if you’ve just been diagnosed or think you might be going through one right now. Or you might just be trying to get a sense of what the disease is like so that you can understand what a…

Formication and Fibromyalgia: Bugs Under Your Skin

What’s the most annoying thing about fibromyalgia? Is it the constant pain? Or the fatigue that makes it impossible to do even the most basic tasks? Maybe it’s the fibro-fog that leaves you forgetting where you left your keys every morning. Fibromyalgia has a seemingly endless supply of those little knock-on symptoms that all compete…

Hand Pain and Fibromyalgia

Image: Public Domain Pictures If you have fibromyalgia, you know all about pain. The pain of fibromyalgia is constant and can spread all over the body. But generally, the pain is located in 18 specific tender points around the body. These 18 points are one of the best signs that someone has fibromyalgia. In fact, it’s one…

7 types of fibromyalgia never-ending pain

Fibromyalgia is a chronic illness that makes the patients frustrated. The symptoms of this disease are never-ending pains, muscle tightness, headaches, sleepless nights, day time fatigue, and depression. The patients suffering from this long-term illness are not able to perform their day-to-day activities proficiently. They faced lots of problems in performing their daily tasks. They…

Lady Gaga on her fight with fibromyalgia: ‘Chronic pain is no joke’

We all know who Lady Gaga is, She is not only a World Famous Pop Star but also suffering from fibromyalgia. In the October edition of Vogue, 33 years old Pop star discusses her struggle with fibromyalgia, A Chronic Illness which affects millions of people around the globe. Lady Gaga said that she gets really annoyed by…

The Apology I Owe My Patients With Fibromyalgia

I have an apology to make. I’d like to apologize to all the patients I saw in my years working in urgent care who had chronic pain due to fibromyalgia or autoimmune disease. I’d like to apologize for not knowing, understanding, and in some cases not even believing what you were going through. You see, in physician assistant school, much like medical school, they don’t…

Fibromyalgia: What Happens When My Hair Hurts?

Image: Pexels If you have fibromyalgia, you may notice that your hair hurts. Loss of hair is just one symptom of fibromyalgia out of many. Several common symptoms include fatigue, brain fog, digestive issues, depression, muscle and joint issues, and chronic pain. Fibromyalgia is a condition in which people experience widespread chronic pain throughout the…

Morton’s Neuroma and Fibromyalgia. Are they Both Related ?

Condition in which the ball of the foot (the area between third and fourth toe) involves in severe pain, is known as Morton’s Neuroma. It gives the feeling that a person is standing on a pebble, the pointed pain in the particular point is because of thickening of the tissues around on a nerve of…

The Risk of Dizziness and Falls in Fibromyalgia

In fibromyalgia, dizziness, poor balance, and falls are common complaints. For some people, they’re a minor annoyance that crops up on occasion. In others, they can be severely debilitating and lead to regular injuries. Falling, and especially falling frequently, is a serious problem. The last thing you need when you’re already in constant pain is…