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Fibromyalgia: The Symptoms Behind the Syndrome

Fibromyalgia is known for causing chronic pain, but this syndrome that seems to target women between the ages of 20 and 50 can present with dozens of symptoms. Since it can be a long process to get a diagnosis of fibromyalgia, the true prevalence of this condition is not really known. However, it is estimated [...]

2018-05-20T22:00:04+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Fibromyalgia: The Symptoms Behind the Syndrome

Fighting Fibromyalgia and Winning Through Upper Cervical Care

Fibromyalgia is known for causing widespread muscle pain and exhaustion. If you are suffering from this condition, you may have pain and tenderness throughout your body. Other symptoms may include: Feeling stiff upon waking Fibro fog – problems thinking and remembering Abnormal headaches Problems getting a good night’s rest Numbness or tingling in the hands [...]

2018-04-23T21:19:10+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Fighting Fibromyalgia and Winning Through Upper Cervical Care

What Are the Differences Between Fibromyalgia and Lupus?

Fibromyalgia and lupus have many similar symptoms and are both chronic health conditions. However, though many symptoms are similar, these are definitely two different conditions with different prognosis and treatment options. With that in mind, we’ll take a close look at both conditions so you can see how they differ. Then we will introduce you [...]

2018-04-23T21:14:27+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on What Are the Differences Between Fibromyalgia and Lupus?

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and 7 Other Conditions That Cause Extreme Fatigue

Getting a chronic fatigue syndrome diagnosis can be a long and difficult process. Why is this the case? Since there is no blood test to diagnose chronic fatigue syndrome, a doctor will want to rule out other possibilities that have fatigue as a primary symptom. What we are going to do today is look at [...]

2018-04-23T21:09:09+00:00 April 22nd, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and 7 Other Conditions That Cause Extreme Fatigue

What Is Central Sensitization and How Does It Relate to Fibromyalgia?

If you are suffering from a chronic pain syndrome such as fibromyalgia, then you may have heard or read the term central sensitization. But what does it mean? What role does this condition play in the onset of fibromyalgia? And what causes it? Is it something that is reversible? We will answer these questions in [...]

2018-04-16T12:54:02+00:00 April 15th, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on What Is Central Sensitization and How Does It Relate to Fibromyalgia?

Natural Care for Fibromyalgia and Other Chronic Pain Conditions

Whether you are dealing with a chronic condition such as fibromyalgia or are experiencing neck and back pain, there are a number of ways to find natural relief. We’re going to look at 5 natural remedies for the pain of fibromyalgia, so you can get the relief you need without the side effects of medications. [...]

2018-03-20T05:01:41+00:00 March 18th, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Natural Care for Fibromyalgia and Other Chronic Pain Conditions

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome) Basics  

If you have never heard of myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) before, it is probably because you are more familiar with this condition’s common name – chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). Today, we are going to discuss the prevalence of this difficult to diagnose conditions as well as the effects it can have on a patient. We will [...]

2018-03-11T22:56:09+00:00 March 11th, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome) Basics  

9 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Whether you have recently been diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome or have a loved one who is battling with it, the more you know about this health condition, the better. While much is still to be learned about chronic fatigue syndrome, there is also a lot of information that just isn’t common knowledge yet. We’re [...]

2018-03-04T23:13:02+00:00 March 4th, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on 9 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Fibromyalgia – Going from Coping to Thriving Naturally

Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes long-term pain throughout the body, extreme fatigue, headaches, difficulty sleeping, mood disorders, irritable bowel syndrome and more. Fibromyalgia symptoms can come on without warning, or they can be precipitated by certain events such as stress, hormone changes, and even changes in the weather. Fibromyalgia can take a huge [...]

2018-02-26T13:35:00+00:00 February 25th, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Fibromyalgia – Going from Coping to Thriving Naturally

Why Fibromyalgia May Be Connected to Heart-Related Conditions

First, let’s talk about what fibromyalgia really is. Then we will see how it may be related to cardiovascular disease and where you can find reliable help. Fibromyalgia, often abbreviated FM, is a chronic disorder, meaning it is long-term. It is known to cause widespread pain throughout the entire body, including the muscles and bones. [...]

2018-02-19T22:21:59+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Why Fibromyalgia May Be Connected to Heart-Related Conditions