For those who do not understand fibromyalgia

What you should know about fibromyalgia: Fibromyalgia is not a new disease. In 1815, a surgeon at the University of Edinburgh, William Balfour, described fibromyalgia. With the passage of time, it has been described as chronic rheumatism, myalgia or fibrositis. Unlike diseases, syndromes such as fibromyalgia do not have a known cause, but they are…

What should relatives of those who have fibromyalgia know?

This post is aimed at relatives and the close circle that surrounds people with fibromyalgia. Although Fibromyalgia is not noticeable, it is very real. Many people think that a person is not really sick unless they look sick. When you have fibromyalgia, the person can be full of health (on the outside), but inside a…

Violence is the main cause of fibromyalgia

Violence is the main cause of fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia is a pain disorder, with symptoms ranging from muscle pain and numbness in the limbs to sleep disturbances. Inflammation and the body’s response to stress by complex interaction between the brain and other organs play a role in fibromyalgia. It can be difficult to avoid the limitations…

What should relatives of those who have fibromyalgia know?

This post is aimed at relatives and the close circle that surrounds people with fibromyalgia. Although Fibromyalgia is not noticeable, it is very real. Many people think that a person is not really sick unless they look sick. When you have fibromyalgia, the person can be full of health (on the outside), but inside a…

Lo que deben saber los familiares de quienes tienen fibromialgia

Este post está dirigido a los familiares y el círculo cercano que rodea a personas con fibromialgia. Aunque la Fibromialgia no se nota, es muy real.  Mucha gente piensa que una persona no está realmente enferma, a menos que se vea enferma.  Cuando se tiene fibromialgia, la persona puede verse rebosante de salud (por fuera),…

6 Rare and Strange Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

By:Holly Case Fibromyalgia can be a weird illness. Your doctor may say that fatigue and pain are the only real symptoms of fibro, but you can’t help but wonder if your latest uncomfortable symptoms can be attributed to your illness. Here are some of the rare symptoms of fibromyalgia that you might experience. 6 Rare…

Do you lose strength in your hands? Fibromyalgia sufferers do

A common feature that most fibromyalgia sufferers present is a diffuse pain that affects a large part of the body. This disconcerting symptom is usually accompanied by morning joint stiffness, paresthesias in the hands and feet, ie tingling sensation and numbness, sleep disturbances and above all a feeling of tiredness and fatigue that accompanies them…

TEN POTENTIAL SIGNS OF FIBROMYALGIA TO NEVER IGNORE. #7 IS NUMBNESS, SWELLING

By : Emmy “Fibromyalgia, also known as fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS), is a chronic condition that characteristically causes pain all over the body, including muscle and joint pain, and fatigue as well as other symptoms. Fibromyalgia can lead to depression and social isolation.” – WebMD Fibromyalgia is a particularly distressing condition that can affect someone both…

Fibro: What People Don’t See (Infographic)

here’s so much more to fibromyalgia than meets the eye. Below the surface, living with fibro can mean days spent in bed, missed appointments, and alternate days when we seem “fine.” We know that fibromyalgia comes with hundreds of possible combinations of symptoms, many of which appear invisible to outsiders. Most people don’t see the…