Category «Fibromyalgia»

Top 10 Best Fibromyalgia Blogs of 2015

According to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, about 5 million American adults have this disorder. Being a middle-aged woman and having an autoimmune disease increases your risk. Fibromyalgia is tiring and painful, but you don’t have to spend hours navigating the Internet for fibromyalgia information between fatigue and muscle pain. We’ve …

7 Tips to Apply for Disability Due to Fibromyalgia

Disability for Fibromyalgia When you have fibromyalgia, the first thing on your mind is the excruciating pain. You’re not alone—the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that this debilitating condition affects over 5 million American adults. But aside from the effects on your body, you might also be stressed over how to pay …

10 Products That Ease the Pain of Fibromyalgia

Here’s our gift guide featuring massagers, canes, and yoga DVDs to help ease the pain of headaches, muscle aches, low back pain, and fibromyalgia. Help take the edge off Whether it’s back pain, achy knees, a throbbing hip, muscle pain, or migraines that won’t quit, most of the year you can only sympathize with people …

Top 10 Herbs For Fibromyalgia Which Really Helps – Must Read It

The challenge with fibromyalgia is that it is not only characterized by chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain but is also a syndrome that is accompanied by fatigue, sleeplessness, joint stiffness and even psychological conditions like depression and anxiety. [1] While the exact origin of this central nervous system disorder remains unknown, many clinical treatments involve therapeutic …

Top 10 Things NOT to Say to a Fibromyalgia Patient

Fibromyalgia awareness has come a long way. But that doesn’t stop people from making insensitive comments. There’s still a lot of misinformation and misunderstanding about this painful illness. Patient Expert Karen Lee Richards gives 10 examples of things NOT to say to a fibromyalgia patient. We all get more aches and pains as we get older. …

Top 10 Asanas to Combat Fibromyalgia Symptoms For Women

A medical disorder common, especially among women aged 20 to 50. Individuals affected by the disease experience long-term, widespread pain and tenderness in the joints, muscles, tendons and other soft tissues- that’s Fibromyalgia. Three to five percent of the population suffers with this condition with over 80% being women. With regular yoga practice, pain was …

Best Fibromyalgia Apps of 2015

Fibromyalgia is characterized by chronic pain and fatigue. The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases estimates that five million U.S. adults have this disorder, and most are women. As if the unpredictable bouts of pain aren’t bad enough, fibromyalgia poses a host of other challenges. It can be difficult to treat since …

Symptoms and Risks of Fibromyalgia You Should Know

So, you complained to some friends the other night about some pain, but you told them you weren’t sure what it was. They asked you where you felt the pain, and you said everywhere. They suggested maybe you have Fibromyalgia. Before you assume the worst, you should know the facts about Fibromyalgia. There is one …

Top 10 Fibromyalgia Facts You Need To Know Today

According to a Morbidity and Mortality Report, issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 1/5 of the American population is experiencing pain from arthritis. But is your pain really due to arthritis as some are mistakenly told by their doctors? According to a recent episode of The Dr. Oz Show, millions …