The latest news on fibromyalgia syndrome and chronic fatigue syndrome is posted below in support of Fibromyalgia Network’s mission to educate patients and the media with ad-free reporting.
What factors cause fibromyalgia patients to feel off-balance, and how can this symptom be reduced?Read the complete article.
Can owning an animal or being around one reduce your fibromyalgia symptoms?Read the complete article.
Wondering what other fibromyalgia patients use to treat their symptoms, how these therapies measure up, or how often related conditions occur?Read the complete article.
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.
The FibroCollaborative, a program funded by Pfizer and made up of 25 physicians, is promoting only Lyrica, Cymbalta, and Savella for treating fibro.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.
The so-called “Battle of the Sexes” stretched into fibromyalgia research earlier this month and it’s no surprise.Read the complete article.
People with fibromyalgia usually wake up to a body that is stiff. What causes it, and how is stiffness treated?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.