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
Autoimmune Disease Overlap Syndromes | Suite101.com. This is a great article to read for all of you who are dealing with autoimmune disorders. I have known for years these diseases/disorders "cluster" or overlap. My body is a prime example of that. If I were to enumerate my laundry list of chronic and disabling health issues,… Continue reading Autoimmune Disease Overlap Syndromes | Suite101.com
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...
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
Anniversary – Part 1 By Beverly Hicks Burch I am approaching an anniversary in a few days (Oct. 25th). It’s an anniversary I hope I don’t share with too many people. You see on Oct. 25th, 1995 a thoracic surgeon removed 60% of my left lung because of cancer. It’s so hard to believe it’s… Continue reading Anniversary – Part 1, by Beverly Hicks Burch
Practicing Medicine By Beverly Hicks Burch So, what has Bev been up to? Well, as life would have it, a little of the same and a little of the new. It’s been a busy time, a hectic time and as kismet would have it a sickly time. Like I needed that like a hole in… Continue reading Practicing Medicine, by Beverly Hicks Burch
Yeah, Though I Walk Through the Valley By Beverly Hicks Burch Struggle. Dog-paddling. Coming up for the last breath. I call it “the elephant sitting on my chest”. Some of you will know immediately what I am talking about…others will think Bev has lost her ever loving mind...and some days lately it has certainly felt… Continue reading Yeah, Though I Walk Through the Valley, by Beverly Hicks Burch
This year I would like to address some issues near and dear to me, and those are the issues of women’s health. Hopefully this will be the first in a series. While I will try and explain, I will try not to bog the reader down with too much technical info that will make your… Continue reading Women’s Health Part I: A Body of Unhealth, Autoimmune Disorders, by Beverly Hicks Burch