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My Mom Has Fibromyalgia. Reading This Made Me Cry For Her

Yet, chronic pain and chronic illnesses are often invisible. In many cases there are no casts, visible rashes or runny nose involved. Chronic pain sufferers often appear “normal,” perhaps only a bit more fragile or sad than average. I suffered from chronic headaches for four-and-a-half years and from chronic hip pain for two-and-a-half years. Often I looked...

Do people with fibromyalgia have to be wary of GMOs? Term Life

Fibromyalgia sufferers are sensitive to a lot more than pain. They can also be affected by the weather, stress, smells, and even the things they eat. Among the things which can be of concern when trying to plan your diet for the best health results when you have fibromyalgia is the use of GMOs....

Three new fibromyalgia drugs could be on the way

During the year following my fibromyalgia diagnosis, my rheumatologist prescribed five different drugs in an attempt to relieve my pain. None of them worked. The current fibromyalgia drugs on the market are notoriously ineffective. I remember my rheumatologist sharing a surprising statistic that I’ve since verified through my own research: The most effective fibromyalgia drugs only provide...