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5 Fibromyalgia Myths Busted (You’ll Be Shocked by #4)

We’re going to look at 5 of the most shocking myths about fibromyalgia. But before you write this off as the same old list that starts with “fibromyalgia isn’t a real disease” and only gets more boring from there, we’ve taken a fresh look at the topic. These are 5 myths that can apply to [...]

2017-11-13T04:44:54+00:00 November 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Fibromyalgia Myths Busted (You’ll Be Shocked by #4)

Puberty’s Effect on Migraines in Teen Girls

According to the Migraine Research Foundation, about 10% of children suffer from migraines. While adult females with migraines outnumber adult males 3 to 1, for children, boys often have more migraines than girls. The changeover to girls with migraines outnumbering boys seems to coincide with puberty. A recent study published by the International Headache Society [...]

2017-07-26T12:24:07+00:00 July 23rd, 2017|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Puberty’s Effect on Migraines in Teen Girls

More Countries Begin to Offer Fibromyalgia Blood Test

Have you ever wondered why the process of diagnosing fibromyalgia is so painstaking? If you’ve longed for the day when a simple test could tell you if you had this condition or not with relative certainty, your wait may be nearly over. A company called EpicGenetics has developed a test that should be able to [...]

2017-07-13T12:03:56+00:00 June 25th, 2017|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on More Countries Begin to Offer Fibromyalgia Blood Test

A Long-Lasting Solution to Lower Back Pain

When one experiences lower back pain, he will try anything to find a way to alleviate it. Approximately 8 out of every 10 Americans will have a bout of back pain at one time or another according to the US National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes. Out of these, 1 in every 5 will [...]

2017-05-29T22:09:31+00:00 May 28th, 2017|Back Pain|Comments Off on A Long-Lasting Solution to Lower Back Pain

The Connection Between Migraines and the Vertebral Arteries

Migraines are a common problem, and this neurological condition does not discriminate against age or gender. In fact, one recent study provided a link between problems with the neck arteries, migraines, and an increased risk of stroke. The study showed that men under the age of 39 were the most likely to experience this phenomenon. [...]

2017-06-15T17:24:01+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on The Connection Between Migraines and the Vertebral Arteries

Sciatica — Would You Prefer Botox or a Natural Treatment Option?

Sciatica is a condition that involves lower back pain that can also radiate down one leg. This is because the sciatic nerve splits into two branches with one leading down each leg. When pressure is placed on the nerve, symptoms can be anything from lower back pain on one side to pain that radiates through [...]

2017-01-29T02:17:15+00:00 January 29th, 2017|Back Pain|Comments Off on Sciatica — Would You Prefer Botox or a Natural Treatment Option?

How Childhood May Relate to Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue

A recent article has been published that connects chronic pain such as from fibromyalgia to childhood trauma. Is this a legitimate cause? If so, does this take us back to the days of people claiming chronic pain is psychological rather than physiological? While some are labeling the article as “dangerous,” it may actually point to [...]

2016-10-29T06:41:02+00:00 October 30th, 2016|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on How Childhood May Relate to Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue