Category: Fibromyalgia

10 Celebrities Who Have Spoken Out About Their Fibromyalgia

By Paige Wyant Fibromyalgia is a chronic, incurable condition that can cause a variety of symptoms such as widespread pain, fatigue and brain fog. It is estimated to affect 10 million people in the United States and between 3 to 6 percent of the global population – and celebrities are no exception. Although fibromyalgia is more common in women, it can affect […]

Death by a thousand needles: The debilitating condition that leaves sensitive sufferers in excruciating pain

By ALICE GREBOT It is a chronic condition that renders sufferers so sensitive that even the lightest touch triggers waves of excruciating pain. Fibromyalgia is thought to affect up to a million Britons, commonly women over 40, and experts have likened the debilitating sensations to ‘death by a thousand needles’. Other symptoms include lack of concentration, […]

The Side Effects of Fibromyalgia No One Talks About

We asked a question “What are the side Effects of Fibromyalgia No One Talks About?” to our community “Living with Fibromyalgia and Chronic illness“. They have share their opinions with us. Few of their opinions are below. 1. fear: fear for illnesses dismissed by doctors, fear of not being believed, fear of the future. Feeling a (failure) because you […]

MY MOM HAS FIBROMYALGIA. READING THIS MADE ME CRY FOR HER

My Mom has Fibromyalgia. Actually, yes my mom does, too, but this isn’t about her. This is the story about a 10-year-old boy who saw someone struggling and stopped to ask the hard questions.   Sometime its the littlest ones in our life that take your breath away with their love, compassion, and forgiveness.  Tiffany […]

IT’S NOT FIBROMYALGIA

I stood in my closet this morning, looking around as though I’d never been there. I couldn’t remember what I was doing, why, or what I should do next. So I stood still, waiting for it to come to me. Moments before I had been violently panting like a wild animal, bent over in pain […]

Fibromyalgia is death by disease (MUST LOOK IF YOU LOVE YOUR LIFE)

Fibromyalgia is death by disease fibromyalgia Although there are many ongoing speculation about what triggers fibromyalgia, its causes have not been definitively identified and confirmed. Recent research has generally found that fibromyalgia is probably the result of what scientists call the central sensitization, or unusual reactions in the nervous system in relation to the perception […]