1 Dec 2014

The Neurological and Psychological Effects of Fibromyalgia in Women

Fibromyalgia Syndrome is a disease that may affect women’s psychological and neurological wellbeing. Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS) is defined as a musculoskeletal pain and tenderness throughout the body (Bjorkegren, Wallander, Johansson & Svardsudd, 2009). FMS is a chronic
24 Nov 2014

We are still here! Sorry we were gone for a Month. Please Read :)

Hello Fibro Friends, Ryan Tomlinson here with a apology for the lack of posts and social updates for the past month and a half. I know you are used to see know posts every week or so
13 Oct 2014

Top 5 Foods Fibromyalgia Sufferers Need To Avoid

There is a good chance that someone you know whether family or friends have fibromyalgia. Right there with diabetes and heart disease, fibro has become one of the most pervasive diseases in the 21st century. There is
3 Oct 2014

Bizarre Fibro Symptoms Part 2: Extreme Itch

Because fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome involve the central nervous system, we get all kinds of strange goings on in our nerves. We can get burning, tingling, numbness, pin pricks and itches. This category of sensation is
25 Sep 2014

Gluten Free – Eggplant & Zucchini Lasagna – Recipe

Ok, I admit it. I love Pasta. Loving Italian food when you're supposed to be gluten-free isn't easy though. Luckily, there are ways for us to get our fix and still remain gluten free. There are now
18 Sep 2014

Fibromyalgia and Headaches

Headaches are common in the overall population. Most people have one at some point, and - from the simplest standpoint - the name describes it well: a headache causes your head to ache. Beyond that, though, it
9 Sep 2014

Bizarre Fibro Symptoms Part 1: Excessive Sweating

As a fibro sufferer, I am sure you are familiar with the chronic pain and fatigue that comes with this condition. However, pain and exhaustion are not the only symptoms of fibromyalgia. Today we are going to
1 Sep 2014

Fibromyalgia & Obesity: Is there a link?

A paper by Akiko Okifuji from the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, just published in the Journal of Pain, examines the relationship between fibromyalgia and obesity in pain, function, mood, and sleep. This has pointed a
25 Aug 2014

Fibromyalgia: Invisible Pain is Real Too – Infographic

Fibromyalgia: Invisible Pain is Real Too Fibromyalgia is one of the most common common pain and musculoskeletal conditions in the world. While medicines have been approved specifically for the condition, the variety of symptoms and the lack
18 Aug 2014

Will an emotional trauma trigger fibromyalgia?

Does emotional trauma trigger fibro? The Answer is still being debated, mostly since fibro appears to have many causes or triggers. You might have had bad infection or a sever physical trauma experience, maybe you started having
7 Aug 2014

How to Help Your Family Understand Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a terrible and exhausting disease, however if you don't have the support of your loved ones it can be 10x worse.  Maybe you feel you are not able to ask for the fibromyalgia support you