Category Archives: FIBROMYALGIA

MEN WITH FIBROMYALGIA OFTEN GO UNDIAGNOSED

Fibromyalgia is a complex illness to diagnose and to treat. There is not yet a diagnostic test to establish that someone has it, there is no cure and many fibromyalgia symptoms — pain, fatigue, problems sleeping and memory and mood … Continue reading

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FROM FIBROMYALGIA TO A PULMONARY EMBOLISM AND BACK (I needed to vent)

I went to bed last night in so much pain I was fighting back tears.  I don’t remember the last time I had a flair-up this bad.  I was blaming the weather. I live in Canada so another snow storm … Continue reading

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Why Fibromyalgia Pain Makes You Hurt From Head to Toe

Another great Article from the Fibromyalgia Network.  To read the full article I posted the link at the bottom. From the Skin Tissue to the Brain It all signals pain! How can you hurt from head to toe? Research shows … Continue reading

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EASING MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER POINTS IN THE CHEST

Many people with Fibromyalgia get chest pain.  One form of chest pain is Costochondritis which I have previously written about.  However, there is another form of chest pain that is caused from myofascial trigger points in the chest. This is … Continue reading

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ARE THE FOODS YOU EAT CAUSING YOUR PAIN?

Having Fibromyalgia we are constantly looking for ways to control or stop the pain.  Drugs always have side effects that are not always pretty, and in some cases worse than what the drug is initially taken for.  I truly believe … Continue reading

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