Hair Problems in Fibromyalgia. Here's yet another interesting article from the About.com people and their Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome department. This particular article deals with our hair! Gals you know what I'm talking about...days and days and days of bad hair days. Actually, it goes a little further than that. This article goes on… Continue reading Hair Problems in Fibromyalgia, by Beverly Hicks Burch
How true...how true... Another great article concerning fibromyalgia and dealing with the Neanderthals around us who don't believe in fibromyalgia or know nothing about it. Educating Your Doctor (& Others) About Fibromyalgia.
Panic Disorder in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. If you have FMS or CFS you need to read this article...especially if you NEVER let yourself get dragged into the crazy madness called "Black Friday". I use to feel bad about not attending this annual madness ritual. After all I must really be missing something great...something… Continue reading Panic Disorder in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Sjogren's Syndrome in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Yet another article about Venus Williams and Sjogren's syndrome and how it can overlap with fibromyalgia. It has amazed me at the ignorance of people concerning these two diseases...especially with people who deal with the disabled. Read this and become educated...yeah you, you know who you are...
Mental vs. Emotional Decisions in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Interesting article especially concerning the sleep disorders that plague those of us with FMS...something those "all knowing disability evaluators" seem to have little knowledge and awareness about. Personally, it was after 4 AM when I got to sleep this morning and that was even after… Continue reading Mental vs. Emotional Decisions in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
New criteria proposed for diagnosing fibromyalgia. Years...and I mean years ago I was first diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. I think the year was 1990 when the "official" diagnosis was made, but I had been suffering with the symptoms since the early 1980s. My beloved family physician who has since passed away was very well… Continue reading New criteria proposed for diagnosing fibromyalgia
New Diagnostic Criteria for Fibromyalgia. Please take the time to read this interesting article if you have FMS! For years doctors have used "tender points" as a tool to diagnose fibromyalgia and those tender points have been considered controversial. Personally I've always thought FMS was so much more than those tender points. For me it's … Continue reading New Diagnostic Criteria for Fibromyalgia
People With Fibromyalgia Prone to Falls. This article is from WebMD and is about a study and patients with FMS. The study found that people with FMS are more prone to falls because of balance problems. Let it be known...I resemble that remark!! I knew it was related to something...just wasn't sure what...
Eggs for Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Okay...now they're good for us ...again. Interesting article about eggs and how they are a good super food for people with fibromyalgia. In that case my little Momma should be able to leap tall building in a single jump... 😉 Daddy says she'd be lost if chickens stopped… Continue reading Eggs for Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Predicting Fibromyalgia: Results of 25-Year Study. How do you compare to this 25 year study? I was surprised to discover the allergy connection. With me though I don't know if it's a case of which came first...like the chicken or the egg. When I was a child I don't recall having many allergies, but as… Continue reading Predicting Fibromyalgia: Results of 25-Year Study