The Apology I Owe My Patients With Fibromyalgia

I have an apology to make. I’d like to apologize to all the patients I saw in my years working in urgent care who had chronic pain due to fibromyalgia or autoimmune disease. I’d like to apologize for not knowing, understanding, and in some cases not even believing what you were going through. You see, in physician assistant school, […]

Marijuana Chewing Gum to Relieve Fibromyalgia Pain

The legalization of marijuana in many states has opened numerous perspectives and has resulted in many ingenious ideas for its use, expanding the range of medicinal marijuana products. The evidence that cannabis is an effective method to treat painful and chronic conditions is undeniable. Additionally, it is more effective than leading traditional painkillers, and can also reduce […]

Relationship between Fibromyalgia and Restless Leg Syndrome

It happens a lot that when you think that you have dealt with every single symptom of fibromyalgia, out of nowhere one more symptom throw at you? And that one more will be something you have never imagined having a connection with fibromyalgia. Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is another symptom added in that list. A […]

Is Morton’s Neuroma related to Fibromyalgia?

Morton’s Neuroma is a related condition/term that is becoming more widely common among the people with fibromyalgia. This is a condition that is characterized by chronic pain in the feet, which makes any type of exercise or other activity that requires them to be on their feet extremely very difficult to do. The cause of […]

How we can get a Spot in Clinical Trials for treating fibromyalgia

Many latest and advanced clinical trials are underway all around the country and world, studying drugs, devices or other treatments for the pain of fibromyalgia and other symptoms. This gives men and women more privilege than what is conventionally arbitrated by a doctor during a visit. Why should clinical trial be tried? Some trials sustain […]

Fibromyalgia and Blepharitis

You might not think about your eyes when it comes to symptoms of fibromyalgia-like pain, fatigue, fibro fog etc. There is a fact that people with fibromyalgia also suffer from conditions that affect their eyes. In fibromyalgia sufferers, some conditions like blepharitis are usually very common. You might feel a lot of irritation in your […]

Electroconvulsive therapy for treating Fibromyalgia Depression

You might feel a little bit uneasy by the phase of “electroconvulsive therapy”. The mind goes to the days when medical science was not more scientific than it is today and patients were exposed to electric shocks to keep them submissive. Based on your pop culture image of electroconvulsive therapy, it does make sense that […]

What is Electroshock Therapy and what is the use of it?

When the name of “electroshock therapy” is heard, no doubt, some images that are most probably generated from Hollywood come into the mind. Those movies with the therapies like this one in a lot negative way. Probably, all of us have created some image in our mind right now. But I am not going to […]

Using Aromatherapy for Fibromyalgia Symptoms

You may wonder how inhaling an aroma can help a medical condition. There may be chances that you have used aromatherapy and haven’t realized it. You have used a form of aromatherapy if you have ever used a vaporizer with Vicks or applied Vicks to your chest when having a cold. Both of them contain […]

Understanding the relationship between Fibromyalgia symptoms and Kadian

Recently, a lot of coverage on Kadian and Fibromyalgia has been done because of some recent studies in which it has been shown that pain can be relieved effectively by this opioid analgesic. We can know and understand more about the fibromyalgia pain and how Kadian and other opioids are effective in relieving pain. You […]