Anyone with fibromyalgia knows the different types of symptoms and the pain associated with them.

What is costochondritis? What is the link between fibromyalgia and costochondritis? BY JULIA NELSON · Today, tens of millions of people worldwide suffer from fibromyalgia. Many of these people develop fibromyalgia in the midst of their lives, but many others develop it in adolescence or early adulthood. Most people who suffer from fibromyalgia are women. Anyone with fibromyalgia…

Fibromyalgia: “I am 41 years old and I live in the body of an elderly person”

He is always tired and it hurts all the time. Patrick Schutz de Neuchâtel suffers from fibromyalgia, an invisible disease that is not recognized by disability insurance. Pain, pain, nothing but pain: Patrick Schuts (41) of Neuchâtel always feels that he has the flu, without fever, but with great fatigue due to lead. He would like to…

HOW FIBROMIALGY IS ASSOCIATED WITH MUSCLE SPASMS When your muscles do not relax

Do you sometimes have muscles that tighten and do not relax, no matter what you do? This is called muscle spasm, and many people with fibromyalgia have this problem. In fact, some researchers consider one of the main causes of our pain. Spasms are different from muscle spasms, which are brief and usually painless. When a muscle spasms,…

More women have fibromyalgia than breast cancer

In 2001, Emily Shaules was an active and happy 25-year-old lawyer who lived in Chicago when a casual movement of her hair triggered a sudden and unbearable snap in her neck. Fearing that he had torn or whipped his neck, he went to the emergency room, where he was diagnosed with a muscle tug, prescribed Vicodin…

New cannabis patch for fibromyalgia pain and diabetic nerve pain treatment

A company specializing in cannabis-based medications has developed two new medications for the treatment of fibromyalgia pain and diabetic nerve pain. A transdermal patch is placed on the skin and bloodstream for the medication of fibromyalgia pain and diabetic nerve pain. The patches promote healing of an injured area of ​​the body. In comparison with other types…

Fibromyalgia: an inflammation of the brain demonstrated for the first time.

The generalized inflammation in the brain of fibromyalgia patients has just been identified. A real progress in relation to this little known and little recognized disease. For the first time, researchers discovered a generalized inflammation of the brain in patients with fibromyalgia  *  , a little known condition. What to develop new therapies. His report was published in the journal  Brain,…

Five Common ‘No No’s’ for People With Fibromyal

By Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D. Dear Readers, Here are five common “no no’s” people mistakenly do when trying to manage fibromyalgia. Do any sound like you? 1. Exercising too much or too little Fibromyalgia reflects an energy crisis in your body, so you can only exercise to a certain point. Beyond that, you get what is called…

Possible Culprit of Fibromyalgia Found in a Study : Microglial Activation

A study by Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers – collaborating with a team at the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden – has documented for the first time widespread inflammation in the brains of patients with the poorly understood condition called fibromyalgia. Their report has been published online in the journal Brain, Behavior and Immunity. “We don’t have…

FIBROMIALGIA Crying the person who was before a chronic illness

Sitting at the end of my bed, I suddenly hit the chest like a ton of bricks. My lips tremble, I feel a lump in my throat and I have to stop before the tears flow. I have trouble putting on my socks and, quickly, I remember that my life is gone and it will never…

Sudden and Unexpected Death in Chronic Pain and Patients with Fibromyalgia

Sudden and unexpected death can occur in a patient with severe chronic pain, and the terminal event may not be related to medical therapy. Fortunately, sudden death is not as commonly observed in patients with pain as in recent years, probably due to better access to at least some treatment. Sudden death still occurs, however, and professionals…

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