Myofascial Pelvic Pain In Men And Women With Fibromyalgia

  Chronic pelvic pain (CPP) can be a problem for both men and women with fibromyalgia (FM). There are various causes of pelvic pain because our reproductive organs, bladder, part of our lower bowel, and our pelvic muscles and connective tissue reside there. A CHRONIC PROBLEM Chronic pelvic pain can vary from mild to severe, constant to…

Fibromyalgia: “I am 41 years old and live in the body of an old man”

He’s always tired, and all the time he hurts. Patrick Schutz from Neuchâtel has fibromyalgia – an invisible condition that is not recognized by disability insurance. Pain, pain, nothing but pain: Patrick Schuts (41) from Neuchâtel has always the feeling that he has a flu – without fever, but with an enormous, leaden fatigue. He would like…

RNA blood test for fibromyalgia launched

Data science company IQuity has announced the launch of a new blood test called IsolateFibromyalgia, which uses RNA gene expression analysis to diagnose fibromyalgia, according to a press release. “RNA analysis is a cutting-edge tool for doctors that has great potential in the field of medical diagnostics,” Chase Spurlock, PhD, CEO of IQuity, said in the release….

What is Sinusitis? The Relationship Between Sinusitis and Fibromyalgia

On average, 35 million Americans experience having sinusitis or sinus infection at least once a year. As common as this yeast infection is, it shouldn’t be dismissed as a mild illness. Why? Because there’s a possibility that it may be more than just sinusitis and is leading up to a chronic disorder called fibromyalgia. What…

4 Daily Activities It’s Hard to Do With Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome can affect every area of your life, right down to the most ordinary tasks of daily life. Sometimes, you might be surprised by how difficult “ordinary” things have become for you. Some things that are complicated by our symptoms are so basic that they can throw a major wrench into your life. Four…

The Challenging Task of Taking a Shower With Chronic Pain

  It’s been five days since I’ve taken a shower. This will not do. Although my American Bulldog, Maya, has been trying to groom me herself, dog spit does not a clean body make. It’s time for me to pull up my big girl britches and get my funky ass in the shower. I’ll just…

Lyrica and Gabapentin (Neurontin) Now Linked To Heroin Overdose Deaths

Researchers from the University of Bristol in England have linked opioid alternatives pregabalin (Lyrica) and gabapentin (Neurontin) to an increasing number of heroin-related overdose deaths in both England and Wales. The two drugs are in a class of medications known as gabapentoids. Initially indicated to treat epilepsy, they have also been commonly prescribed to treat nerve pain…

The 6 stages of Fibromyalgia, here you can see the grade you have.

The 6 stages of Fibromyalgia Level 1 You began to experience pain and fatigue more than before, you are not sure what is happening, but it hurts and you are tired. You can keep a job, you can do it through your day, but you know something is not right … so it’s something you’re going…

Fibromyalgia is a disease of death

Fibromyalgia is a disease of death Although there are many ongoing speculations about what triggers fibromyalgia, its causes have not yet been definitively identified and confirmed. Recent research has generally found that fibromyalgia is most likely the result of what scientists call the central consciousness, or unusual reactions in the nervous system regarding the perception of…

10 things that a person should avoid doing if they have fibromyalgia

10 things that a person should avoid doing if they have fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia condition is commonly seen in people of different age groups. Some of the actions of the person may be responsible in what complicates the condition of fibromyalgia. The symptoms of fibromyalgia can be different from one person to another. Therefore, it is very important…

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