His life wasted by chronic pain

Three words are tattooed on the arm of Stéphane Lasnier: “Realize your dreams”. Three years ago, he was forced to cross over. Permanent pain makes her life hell. To add to his misfortune, the condition of the resident of Chateauguay does not appear. From outside, the 39-year-old looks healthy. “All I have on my body is a small scar…

The family who did not feel the pain

by Antoine Costa Researchers have discovered a mutation that makes all members of an Italian family insensitive to pain. Keywords : analgesics insensitivity to pain genetic pain pain It’s a double-edged blessing. Congenital insensitivity to pain is a rare syndrome, linked to genetic mutations that are beginning to be identified and understood. The Marsili family, recently honored by…

Fibromyalgia and pain in the legs

Suffer – with the leg pain of fibromyalgia? The pain associated with tender points and trigger points on multiple sites? Often referred to them as competition     POINTS    , they are actually softer     SPACES    . I did not find anyone with fibromyalgia who simply have a    POINT    of pain or tenderness. (However, using sensitive points and widespread pain areas for diagnosis) and because the sensitive…

Somatic Pain And Fibromyalgia

  Image: Pxhere It’s estimated that around 100 million Americans deal with some form of chronic pain. As you can imagine, doctors spend a lot of time trying to find ways to treat that pain. That’s why they’ve created a system that allows them to categorize pain. Basically, there are three major categories of pain: nociceptive, neuropathic,…

FDA Gives Fast Track Designation to New Pain Med

By Pat Anson The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted “fast track” designation to a new, non-opioid pain medication for patients with osteoarthritis and chronic low back pain — even though the drug has a history of safety issues. Tanezumab is an investigational humanized monoclonal antibody that targets nerve growth factor (NGF), a protein that…

6 Facts About Fibromyalgia Disorder

Fibromyalgia disorder currently affects over six million Americans. The disorder causes an intense pain all over the body and especially in the tender points. It can cause a person to constantly feel fatigued, be in pain, can cause loss of sleep and sleeping disorders, and can cause deep depression. Anxiety often comes from the fibromyalgia…

5 Daily Reminders for Finding Happiness With Chronic Illness

 There are lots of articles and lists out there about what we want people who don’t face chronic illness every day to know. Here are my ideas about what I want others who do have a chronic illness to remember. 1. You can live a full, happy life. It may not look like everybody else’s life that you’re seeing, and…

The Lymphatic System And Chronic Pain Management

  How does fibromyalgia affect the lymphatic system? Chronic pain management techniques are called for when lymphatic stagnation exacerbates our fibromyalgia pain. We like to focus on the less invasive remedies for any lymphatic involvement, because if you are living with fibromyalgia, you already have enough side effects from the condition itself. When pain, tension…

The Little-Known Massage Technique That Works Wonders for Fibro Pain

Is massage therapy a part of your pain management approach? For many fibromyalgia sufferers, massage provides some much needed relief from the pain. Massage offers a number of benefits for people with chronic pain. But not all massages are created equal – and finding the right type of massage therapy can make a big difference….

Healthy Drink To Eliminate Knee and Joint Pain In Just 5 Days

There are a lot of people who have issues with joint pain in their knees, hands, and elbows. Many relate this to aging. But, this is not normal. However, since a lot of people believe it is, they do not seek treatment for it. When the body is in pain, it experiences stress. Furthermore, if you…