Chronic pain: diagnostic and therapeutic revolution

Paradigm shift: a team has discovered that autoimmunity targeting small nerve fibers can cause chronic pain. Injections of immunoglobulins improve the pain. chronic pain Autoimmunity Small fibers treatment A study conducted in some chronic pain syndromes secondary to small nerve fibroids shows that some of these cases are caused by an autoimmune disease. The study also offers…

Treatment of chronic pain: the holistic approach highlighted in Oran

            ORAN- The interest to promote the holistic approach in the management of chronic painwas highlighted Sunday in Oran, after the work of the Second International Days dedicated to medical ethics. “The holistic approach is to take care of the patient as a whole and not just the affected organ, thus positively…

Fibromyalgia, more than a physical pain

Does she have fibromyalgia? Antonia is a 52 year old woman. She has a life without too many limitations: she works in a box, cleans the building and looks after her own home. She is a nice person, she talks with her friends and neighbors, and always with a smile . She almost never complains because she always has to go…

Fibromyalgia: the interest of sophrology now validated?

                            Acknowledging and expressing one’s emotions would significantly reduce the symptoms of fibromyalgia, it’s the conclusion of a recent study published in the scientific journal Pain . The emotions at the origin of the disease? Would this discovery confirm the interest of sophrology for people with…

Hypnosis, a real solution against pain insomnia or smoking

It was formerly practiced in fairs and estaminets. We no longer talk about quackery but a true medical discipline with undeniable success, where others have failed …                                                     hypnosis chronic pain stop…

A small point on my journey with fibromyalgia

By putting my nose in my administrative paperwork this morning, I decided to share with you, today, my path of fibromyalgia: an obstacle course … Yet, honestly, I am still aware of the luck that I because medical wandering was reasonable in terms of time. It should be known that many people with fibromyalgia have waited…

Ginger and Fibromyalgia

Ginger root, the spice associated with gingerbread and Asian cuisine, is one of the top healing herbs Nature has to offer. Ginger reduces fibromyalgia pain naturally. Ginger helps fibromyalgia in numerous other ways, as well. While there have been no clinical studies involving ginger for fibromyalgia, there are some studies which have been performed with ginger…

Fibromyalgia Patients Found to Have Common Viruses

  A doctor from Evansville, Indiana, has discovered that fibromyalgia patients are more likely to have several common viruses, which could explain why they go on to develop the condition. MORE: Nine possible causes for fibromyalgia to discuss with your doctor According to a report on News14.com, Dr. David Johnson, who specializes in managing pain, came up with the…