Fibromyalgia And Motherhood – How To Cope

fibromyalgia and motherhood

Looking back, my children will remember taking care of a sick mother. But that’s okay. I’m here to tell you that it didn’t kill them. It didn’t cause long-term lasting damage. Instead, I think it shaped their lives in a positive way. They learned empathy. They knew I was in a lot of pain. SoRead more

Does Eating Sugar Affect Fibromyalgia?

does sugar affect fibromyalgia

It’s thought that eating refined sugar can lead to chronic inflammation. Research into this theory, though, is still in its infancy. However, it’s becoming more widely acknowledged that what you eat plays a big role in how you feel. For me, I couldn’t wait for the studies. I had excruciating nerve pain. And I needed aRead more

How To Avoid Fibromyalgia Treatment Scams

how to avoid fibromyalgia treatment scams

Facebook and other social media platforms are a wonderful way to find support if you have chronic pain. Unfortunately, there are a couple of things to watch out for. One is the constant negativity expressed in some of the forums. This can get discouraging. Also, scammers frequent these forums. They promote various “cures” that will supposedlyRead more

Does Fibromyalgia Cause Lack Of Energy?

does fibromyalgia cause lack of energy

Chronic pain and chronic fatigue are like evil twins. If you have one, you often have the other. Actually, I don’t think I’ve met anyone with fibromyalgia symptoms who also has normal energy. But I’m not surprised. Rather than thinking in terms of labels, I like to view this condition as just general poor health.Read more