I’m so sick of being sick with the fibromyalgia disease

By: Dr. Heather Morris Having a chronic illness like fibromyalgia disease really takes its toll, especially when you have many other things like me. It increases and decreases but never disappears, at least it does not do it for me. Right now I must say that it is as bad as it has ever been….

fibromyalgia ,Non-narcotics Lyrica, Neurontin overprescribed, add to opioid epidemic, doc says

Two non-narcotic painkillers that are being overprescribed nationwide hit Long Island’s streets months ago in an unusual addition to the opioid epidemic, a local expert in substance-abuse treatment warned Wednesday upon publication of a New England Journal of Medicine report. Doctors writing in the journal said an explosive number of prescriptions are being dispensed for…

I’m Damned If I Do and Damned If I Don’t When It Comes to My Fibromyalgia

I’m Damned If I Do and Damned If I Don’t When It Comes to My Fibromyalgia I have fibromyalgia and have had it since at least 1996. For the first couple of decades I was lucky as the symptoms I experienced were relatively mild. I had some aches, pains and chronic migraines. The migraines were probably the worst,…

FIBROMYALGIA BEGINS THE JOURNEY TO DEATH

It has been accepted by many in the medical community for many years that fibromyalgia is a chronic pain syndrome – not even a disease. And certainly not kill anyone. However, there have been sporadic reports in the literature of increased mortality due to cardiovascular disease and suicide. A study published last year in “Arthritis…

Fibromyalgia, pain and disability

When you are sick with fibromyalgia, it seems as if a part of you leaves to never return again. Remember how you were before and that sometimes makes you fall into a well that is quite difficult to leave. They can be diseases that are obvious in the eyes of others, or as in the…

Why ‘Joanne’ Made Me Cry When Lady Gaga Opened Up About Her Fibromyalgia

Why ‘Joanne’ Made Me Cry When Lady Gaga Opened Up About Her Fibromyalgia When Lady Gaga first published pictures alluding to her chronic pain on her Instagram, I felt a warm feeling inside. I recognized myself in her tired face. When a few months later, the trailer for her documentary came out, and the first images depicting…

72 Symptoms of Fibromyalgia (Do not Believe) What are yours?

About the symptoms of fibromyalgia, such as pain, fatigue and fibrobronias, but the list of possible symptoms is powerful and covers the entire body. Those little lists do not even begin to describe our experience. I arranged this “list of monsters” of more than 60 symptoms to let you know that you are total! The…

How to relieve fibromyalgia pain

Doctors are still unsure about what causes fibromyalgia, a condition where a person feels pain despite having no signs of physical injuries or inflammation. However, there is a wide range of natural and medical treatments available that may help with the symptoms. This article looks at the various ways a person can relieve the pain…

How Much Pain Can The Human Body Endure? 12 Of The Most Painful Experiences

Pain is both a universal truth and universal dread. It has driven some men to isolation, others to suicide. And though it may take various forms — emotional, psychological, even moral — most would agree physical pain is the kind we feel the greatest desire to immediately end. “We don’t even ask happiness, just a…