Fibromialgia: una de las enfermedades más incomprendidas.

Una novia mía dijo que escuchó a un par de sus compañeros de trabajo comentar acerca de otro que se había desmayado por los efectos secundarios de un nuevo medicamento para tratar su fibromialgia (probablemente hipotensión post-ortostática o mareo al levantarse demasiado rápido, a veces causado por ciertos antidepresivos como Cymbalta). Mientras la conducían en…

EpicGenetics Test Can Help Gulf War Veterans with Fibromyalgia Obtain Disability Status

To help mark Veterans Day, EpicGenetics reminded Americans who fought in the Gulf War of 1990-91 that the Department of Veterans Affairs recognizes the company’s FM/a test as proof of fibromyalgia. Many veterans developed fibromyalgia after being deployed to the Gulf. A test showing that a person has the disease qualifies them for veterans disability. In addition, the…

33 signos y síntomas sorprendentes de fibromialgia. # 10 es visión borrosa

La fibromialgia es una enfermedad crónica conocida por causar dolor generalizado, fatiga y confusión mental. Sin embargo, la enfermedad es compleja, puede causar una multitud de síntomas y a menudo se acompaña de condiciones comórbidas, como el síndrome del intestino irritable (SII) o el síndrome de fatiga crónica. Desde que la fibromialgia fue reconocida formalmente…

33 Surprising Signs and Symptoms of Fibromyalgia. #10 is Blurry Vision.

Fibromyalgia is a chronic illness most commonly known for causing widespread pain, fatigue and brain fog. However, the disease is complex – it can cause a multitude of symptoms and is often accompanied by comorbid conditions, such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) or chronic fatigue syndrome. Since fibromyalgia was formally recognized only a few decades ago, doctors are still learning about the illness and might…

First Cannabinoid-Based Transdermal Patch for Chronic Pain Is Ready for Release.

The first batch of the Chronic Pain CBIS Transdermal Patch will soon be released, offering a cannabinoid-based alternative to people around the globe who self-medicate for fibromyalgia and other chronic pain conditions, Cannabis Science has announced. In November 2016, the company announced the development of two new medications for pain relief in people with fibromyalgia, neuropathy, diabetic nerve pain, back strains,…

Una carta abierta a un amigo que no entiende mi fibromialgia.

Esta carta es para ti, mi querido amigo. Sé que la fibromialgia es una enfermedad difícil de entender, incluso para mí. Quería que supieras que echo de menos tu compañía y comparto chismes, café y solo riendo juntos. Te extraño. Voy a tratar de explicar algunas formas en que la fibromialgia ha cambiado mi vida…

Gluten-Free Diet for Fibromyalgia Improvement.

Fibromyalgia affects about 2 percent of the U.S. population, with women being more susceptible to the disorder than men. With this chronic condition, you have widespread pain in your muscles, ligaments and tendons. Fatigue and muscle tender points are other symptoms. While there is no standard, accepted “fibromyalgia diet,” anecdotal evidence suggests some foods alleviate…

I am a Mother With Fibromyalgia. No one Understand My Condition..

I’ve suffered from fibromyalgia for six years. To this day I’m not sure what I find hardest; the constant pain, fatigue and myriad of other symptoms that come with the diagnosis, or the constant need to explain and justify it.   In 2010 when I was diagnosed, it was by process of elimination. I’d had…