Fibromyalgia: Support groups to cope better

Fibromyalgia: Support groups to cope better

When I first met Laura in a yoga class, the first thing I noticed was her joyful personality. People know her for her vibrant sense of humor and enthusiasm, often amusing everyone in the room. I would have never imagined she suffered from a chronic condition. “I have...
Fibromyalgia pain relief tips that work

Fibromyalgia pain relief tips that work

A look at fibromyalgia pain relief tips that help in managing pain and improving the quality of life for fibromyalgia patients.  Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that manifests itself from one patient to another in a different way, through physical and...
Things I Learned From Fibromyalgia

Things I Learned From Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is never the same for any two people. For me, it’s near daily brain fog and severe pain in my shoulders, elbows, wrists, and ankles. It’s depression and insomnia and anxiety. The following is a list of the things I’ve learned from...
Understanding Chronic Pain

Understanding Chronic Pain

Recall the pain you experienced when you had an intermediate degree headache or the back pain that haunted you for a few hours or the pain of accidentally hitting your elbow joint against the wall. These types of pain that we experience are classified as “acute pain”...
5 Things I’ve Learned From Living With Chronic Headaches

5 Things I’ve Learned From Living With Chronic Headaches

I have a much higher tolerance for pain than most people I have been living with migraines since I was 12 years old. Recently within the past couple of years, they transformed into a constant, daily headache. I rate my headaches out of 10, and I haven’t had a 0/10 day...