Doing Housework With Fibromyalgia

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At one time I was so sick I could barely move. Needless to say, housework fell by the wayside. What little that got done was done by my husband and children. I watched this all from the couch, where I spent most of my days. So I totally get that chronic pain and housework don’tRead more

Best Doctors For Treating Fibromyalgia

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I often see people asking the same question in a particular Facebook group. “What’s the best kind of doctor to see for my fibromyalgia?” Sometimes, I leave an answer. I say, “Go see a chiropractor.” Typically, people diagnosed with fibromyalgia have already seen their primary care physician, as well as a neurologist. Eventually, once theirRead more

Is Melatonin Good For Fibromyalgia

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If you’ve landed here, chances are you’ve been diagnosed with fibromyalgia or another form of chronic pain. It’s also likely that sleep is hard to come by. That’s because fibromyalgia and insomnia go hand and hand. In fact, for a lot of people, the only thing worse than chronic pain is lack of sleep. That’sRead more

Staying Positive With Fibromyalgia

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Living with chronic pain is extremely difficult. I know, because I’ve been doing it for more than a decade. It started as a nagging backache that would come and go. Soon, though, it became widespread body pain. Within a few months, I could barely walk. The pain was so excruciating that it kept me upRead more

Awareness For Fibromyalgia – What Is It Good For?

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I love the idea of fibromyalgia awareness. That’s because many people living with this disease are not met with understanding. They may look well. But they feel terrible. Pain is one symptom. It’s the hallmark of this disease. But chronic fatigue is another. However, this condition is often coupled with insomnia. None of these symptomsRead more