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10 Causes Of Fibromyalgia Your Doctor Is Ignoring

It’s estimated that fibromyalgia affects approximately 10 million people in the United States. Fibromyalgia is classically characterized by chronic pain, particularly muscle pain, fatigue, sleep disturbances, brain fog or cognitive impairment, depression and painful tender points throughout the body. Conventional medicine has yet to uncover the cause of fibromyalgia and …

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How trigger point injections help fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a condition that causes chronic pain and inflammation of muscles.  This pain can be debilitating, as it can rage from mild to moderate to severe.  Those who have fibromyalgia have a variety of symptoms and related health issues. Symptoms of fibromyalgia include pain in the neck, shoulders, hips, …

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HOW TO AVOID FIBROMYALGIA FLARES

Okay. So you’re having a flare. What does that mean? What can you expect? How long does it last? How can you explain this term to those that do not have fibromyalgia, chronic pain, or other chronic illness so that they can understand and help during those times? Better yet, …

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Solving the mystery of fibromyalgia

Nearly 6 million Americans (90% of which are women) suffer what is arguably one of the most baffling conditions known to man. Fibromyalgia. The symptoms run far and wide—pain and tenderness in the back, neck, shoulders, hips and more. The pain is often so bad it causes loss of sleep, …

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Why I Hope Morgan Freeman Becomes a Fibromyalgia Spokesman

Updated December 16, 2014 Morgan Freeman, the much-lauded actor with the amazing voice, has fibromyalgia. It apparently first came out in an Esquire magazine article last July. Here’s the part of the article where it comes up: Every so often [Morgan Freeman] grabs his left shoulder and winces. It hurts …

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Top 10 Yoga Asanas To Reduce Fibromyalgia

What is fibromyalgia all about? The answer is yet to be deciphered, even by medical practitioners. What we do know is that it comes with multiple symptoms, including body pain plus an extreme sensitivity towards sound, light and touch. The symptoms vary from person to person, and that is why the …

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16 Things Fibromyalgia Sufferers Need to Stop Doing

Stop putting your own needs on the back burner. – If you have any sort of chronic debilitating condition, you need to put your own needs first. Even if you are the healthiest person on the planet, you shouldn’t let your needs go to the back of the line. Since …

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