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.
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
Fibromyalgia Symptoms - Complete Fibromyalgia Symptoms Checklist. If you are someone that is afflicted (yes, I said afflicted!) with fibromyalgia OR if you're a friend or family member of someone who deals with this debilitating disorder PLEASE follow the link above. I have a category on my browser home page that updates me routinely with… Continue reading Fibromyalgia Symptoms – Complete Fibromyalgia Symptoms Checklist – The Monster List of Symptoms
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
No Wonder Elvis Left the Building By Beverly Hicks Burch Ok, I know I’ve been a little quiet lately. I’ve been under the weather in the midst of one of my infamous “flare ups”. Those of you with autoimmune disorders and other chronic health problems know the ol’ flare up as an “occupational hazard” blocking… Continue reading No Wonder Elvis Left the Building, by Beverly Hicks Burch