Fibromyalgia And Believing You Can Heal

fibromyalgia and believing you can heal

At one time, my chronic pain was so bad I had trouble walking across a room. My right leg didn’t move well. So I needed to drag it. I had a visible limp. The pain was excruciating. I planned to recover from this. If I didn’t, I knew I’d have to accept it as God’sRead more

Are Fibromyalgia And PTSD Related?

are fibromyalgia and ptsd related

If you’re reading this, you probably suffer from chronic pain. There’s also a good chance your condition was preceded by some sort of trauma. The connection between chronic pain and PTSD is real. There’s now a small but growing body of research that links these two conditions. Fibromyalgia and trauma is also a two wayRead more

Fibromyalgia – I’m Frustrated With My Doctor

fibromyalgia - I'm frustrated with my doctor

In the fibro community, one thing that’s easy to pick up on is frustration. Many people battling fibromyalgia are angry and upset. Much of this is directed at their doctors. It is true that many medical professionals don’t seem “to get” fibromyalgia. They tend to fall into one of two camps. One camp is thatRead more

Is There A Cure For Fibromyalgia Syndrome?

herbal medicine vs prescription drugs

When I visit Internet forums, I often see people wondering if there will ever be a cure for fibromyalgia. But a quick cure isn’t what I’m looking for. That’s because I don’t believe it exists. And a one-shot treatment that removes symptoms and restores health will probably never exist. That’s because what we call “fibromyalgia”Read more

Does Ibuprofen Help With Fibromyalgia Pain?

ibuprofen for fibromyalgia

Early on, in my battle with chronic pain, I tried what I thought was a quick and “easy” solution. I took a couple of ibuprofen. Then, I waited to feel better. Instead, nothing happened. Nothing at all. This over-the-counter medicine didn’t touch my pain. That made me a little worried. What was I dealing with,Read more