If You Could See What I Feel: A Glimpse Inside My Life With Fibromyagia

If you could see what I feel, you would see: That I’m tired of pretending this will go away I’m tired of pretending day after day I’m tired of pretending that nothing is wrong I’m tired of pretending I’m strong If you could see what I feel… You would see red, for the searing pain…

Lady Gaga: ‘Chronic pain is not a joke’

One of the few celebrities brave enough to talk openly about their battle against chronic pain talks about it again in a fashion magazine. “Chronic pain is not a joke. And every day they wake up without knowing how you’ll feel, “Lada Gaga  told  Vogue  in a cover story . Last year, Lady Gaga revealed that she suffers from fibromyalgia,…

Revolutionary cannabis patch successfully treats fibromyalgia and diabetic nerve pain

A company focused on the healing power of cannabis came out with an effective patch that relieves the symptoms of fibromyalgia and diabetic nerve pain. With this knowledge at hand, cannabis deserves a better reputation than it already has. Cannabis patches are nothing more than transdermal patches that release the “good things” in the skin,…

8 common triggers that lead to fibromyalgia

While the exact cause of fibromyalgia is still unknown, it is clear that certain events can trigger fibromyalgia. Often, an experience that involves a lot of physical or emotional stress leads to fibromyalgia. Knowing what triggered your chronic pain could give you an advantage to improve your condition. Some of the common trigger events include … Fibro Trigger…

A Surprising Relationship between Fibromyalgia and Thyroids

Roughly twenty million people in the United States are diagnosed with hypothyroidism, and of those, a large percentage end up being diagnosed with fibromyalgia as well. Both of the conditions have many similar symptoms, such as fatigue, depression, anxiety, and muscle and joint soreness and pain. This is one reason why it is extremely difficult…

I am getting Worn Down Due to Fibromyalgia

Having a chronic illness such as fibromyalgia really does take its toll on you, especially when you have a ton of other stuff along with it like me. It waxes and wanes but it never goes away, at least it doesn’t for me. Right now I must say it’s as bad as it has ever…

The new Netflix documentary by Lady Gaga is a cry for people suffering from chronic pain

While Little Monsters everywhere has been regretting   the recent tweet from La  dy Gaga announcing the postponement of the European stage of their Joanne world tour, I have rejoiced. Let me tell you why. The aforementioned Twitter bomb came with a statement in tandem that Germanotta has been diagnosed with fibromyalgia, a chronic disease characterized by widespread pain, fatigue, mental…

22 ‘Shameful symptoms’ of fibromyalgia that we do not talk about

If you live with a chronic illness such as fibromyalgia, you may be too familiar with the frustrating and undesirable symptoms it can cause. Although there is no reason to be ashamed of any symptoms or side effects you experience, it can still be embarrassing when the brain fog makes you forget what you were saying…

Do you lose strength in your hands? Fibromyalgia sufferers do

A common feature that most fibromyalgia sufferers present is a diffuse pain that affects a large part of the body. This disconcerting symptom is usually accompanied by morning joint stiffness, paresthesias in the hands and feet, ie tingling sensation and numbness, sleep disturbances and above all a feeling of tiredness and fatigue that accompanies them…