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Fibromyalgia News Articles (10 results)

13 Mistakes Fibromyalgia Patients Make

By Amanda Gardner — From msn.com

— When you deal with the pain, fatigue and a variety of symptoms that makeup fibromyalgia, it could tough and it can be worse if you make certain mistakes. This article discusses a variety of mistakes that fibro patients make and how to make living with fibro…

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over 8 years

Yoga Can Counteract Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests

By sciencedaily.com — From sciencedaily.com

— According to new research conducted at Oregon Health & Science University, yoga exercises may have the power to combat fibromyalgia — a medical disorder characterized by chronic widespread pain.
"Previous research suggests that the most successful treatment for fibromyalgia involves a combination of medications, physical exercise and…

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about 8 years

Music therapy benifits fibromyalgia patients

By google ads — From indiatimes.com

— Scientists have found that music therapy enhances quality of life among patients suffering from fibromyalgia.
University of Granada researchers proved that music therapy combined with other relax techniques based on guided imagery reduces significantly pain, depression and anxiety, and improves sleep among patients.
This pioneer experimental study in…

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almost 8 years

Fibro and hair loss

By Adrienne Dellwo — From about.com

— Before I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia, I was sure I had lupus. The symptoms are extremely similar, and one of them that really had me convinced was hair loss. Every time I washed my hair, the tub was covered in it. Still, when I have flares…

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almost 8 years

10 Things to STOP Doing to Yourself With Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

By Adrienne Dellwo — From about.com

— Living with fibromyalgia, there are some things that work against you and there things that you should probably be getting help with. However, the first part of that involves getting out of the mindset that it isn’t okay to ask for help or to let things…

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about 7 years

Tips for surviving the holidays and travel season with fibromyalgia

By National Fibromyalgia Association — From fibroblog.org

— With the upcoming holidays, some of us may already be making travel plans to visit family and friends. We all know travel and the holidays can be challenging, but even more so when you have fibromyalgia.

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over 8 years

Fibromyalgia Pain Takes Toll on Everyday Life

By Bill Hendrick — From webmd.com

— Fibromyalgia affects relationships, parenting duties, and life decisions of people afflicted with the chronic pain disorder, a new survey finds.
Fibromyalgia is characterized by widespread muscle tenderness and pain, fatigue, and sleep problems. The cause is unclear, but abnormalities in the way the body responds to and…

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almost 8 years

Fibromyalgia: The Diet Connection

By By: Colette Bouchez WebMD Feature — From webmd.com

— Find out what experts say really matters about the foods you eat — and why staying away from certain foods might help your fibromyalgia symptoms.
The condition is called fibromyalgia. It consists of a complex array of symptoms that include widespread muscle and joint…

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almost 8 years

Adjusting to Life with Fibromyalgia

By Marge Cheston — From prohealth.com

— When I was finally diagnosed with fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS), I was amazed that there was actually a name to cover all those weird and widespread body happenings that I was experiencing. I remember being truly blown away when I learned that other people had it too.

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over 7 years

Do-It-Yourself Arthritis Pain Relief

By Donna Rae Siegfried — From arthritistoday.org

— A new day is dawning for those with fibromyalgia who are seeking effective methods of chronic pain management and arthritis pain relief. It wasn’t so long ago when nothing and no one seemed to help the millions of people with fibromyalgia. Doctors didn’t understand…

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about 7 years