Causes and Treatment Options of Fibromyalgia Itching

  Are you losing your mind from scratching an itch that just won’t go away? It could be your scalp, the back of your neck or behind your ears, legs or feet, and even a finger. And let’s not forget the unmentionables as well! It’s that itch or feeling of bugs crawling on you, sometimes…

Cannabis Oil Capsules May Be Best Treatment For Fibromyalgia

Treatment For Fibromyalgia Treatment For Fibromyalgia much like treatments for any and all disease., often starts with the management of symptoms. With this disorder, the symptoms create a string of tender points along the body. Coupling this with extreme fatigue and an inability to sleep and you have a concoction for a drastically poor quality…

Fibromyalgia Increases Your Risk of Metabolic Syndrome

One of the worst things about fibromyalgia is that it often makes it hard to exercise. The physical pain and fatigue mean that too often, people who suffer from the condition find themselves stuck in bed. As a result, people with fibromyalgia often struggle with controlling their weight. And not only can that increase the amount of…

Invisible Disabilities: Just Because you Can’t see it Doesn’t Mean it’s not Real

Have you ever heard diseases like fibromyalgia called an “invisible disability?” Essentially, invisible disabilities are conditions that can’t be seen but still have serious effects on your ability to live a normal life. The term makes a distinction between conditions like cerebral palsy, where the effects of the disability are often noticeable, and conditions like fibromyalgia….

Fibrocystic Breast Disease and Fibromyalgia

Around half of the women with fibromyalgia report experiencing breast pain. Breast pain, or mastalgia, is something most women experience at some point in their lives, but women with fibromyalgia seem to experience the symptoms more intensely. And one of the most common causes of breast pain is something called fibrocystic breast disease. Fibrocystic breast disease is quite…

Fibromyalgia Patients Who Undergo Spinal Fusion Surgery Have More Postoperative Complications, Study Suggests

Patients with fibromyalgia who undergo spinal fusion surgery are more likely to experience complications such as postoperative bleeding and pneumonia, along with higher costs of care and higher readmission rates, according to researchers. Their study, “Fibromyalgia as a Predictor of Increased Post-Operative Complications, Readmission Rates and Hospital Costs in Patients Undergoing Posterior Lumbar Spine Fusion,” was published in the journal Spine….

Dear Husband: You Can’t ‘Fix’ My Fibromyalgia

Dear Husband, You can’t fix me. I wish you could but you can’t cure my fibromyalgia any more than the doctors can. We have researched until our eyes have crossed. You’ve supported me in all my dietary changes and you’ve exercised with me. You’ve held me when I’ve cried from pain, anger, and frustration. I know that…

FIBROMYALGIA PAIN MAY BE LINKED TO SPINAL CORD DYSFUNCTION, RESEARCHERS SAY

Dysfunction in spinal cord processing may be responsible for pain in fibromyalgia (FM) patients, according to a study titled “Lengthened Cutaneous Silent Period in Fibromyalgia Suggesting Central Sensitization as a Pathogenesis” and published in the journal. Fibromyalgia is characterized by chronic widespread pain, among other symptoms, but the underlying cause responsible for chronic pain in FM…

Neurontin and Lyrica are a Death Sentence for New Brain Synapses : Shocking Study

Byron J. Richards, Board Certified Clinical Nutritionist Neurontin and its newer more potent version, Lyrica, are widely used for off-label indications that are an outright flagrant danger to the public. These blockbuster drugs were approved for use even though the FDA had no idea what they actually did in the brain. A shocking new study…

Why Lady Gaga’s Fibromyalgia Announcement on Twitter Is so Powerful

Whenever a celebrity reveals they’re living with a health condition, an uptick in Google searches and doctor visits exponentially increases. It happened after Angelina Jolie revealed she’d undergone a bilateral mastectomy when the U.K. saw a 2.5-fold increase in referrals for breast cancer screenings. This is now known as the “Angelina Jolie effect.” At the same time,…

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