Archive for ‘Validation’
Do you understand what causes your fibromyalgia pain and can you easily explain it to others? A study examines why these two questions are more difficult for you than other people with chronic painful conditions.Read the complete article.
Ten Patients and advocates dedicated to raising awareness for fibromyalgia continued the tradition in a big way for our May contest.Read the complete article.
Since 1992, support groups and individuals have celebrated Fibromyalgia Awareness Day on May 12th. The concept was started by patient advocate Tom Hennessy, Jr., President of RESCIND, as a yearly reminder to the public and to health officials that people like you really do exist.Read the complete article.
Although people might have trouble understanding your all-over fibromyalgia symptoms, they may be able to relate to chronic low back pain.Read the complete article.
Wouldn’t it be nice if your doctor could personalize your treatment to address specific symptoms instead of applying cookbook treatment guidelines?Read the complete article.
New study shows that repetitive tasks quickly escalate fibro pain.Read the complete article.
In general, physician attitudes toward fibromyalgia and perceptions of patients are horrible. But a new book can help you fight back against these unfounded critiques.Read the complete article.
Forty fibromyalgia patients from three countries reveal that fatigue is the second most bothersome symptom after pain.Read the complete article.
Fibromyalgia can be distinguished from depression, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Sherbrooke in Canada.Read the complete article.
Fibromyalgia patients report disabilities in daily living activities that are as severe as rheumatoid arthritis, and more severe than osteoarthritis or other painful conditions, a recent study reveals.Read the complete article.