To the Person Who Thinks My Fibromyalgia Isn’t Real

By: Kristine Kersting Maybe you don’t know anything about fibromyalgia and are therefore ignorant of the facts. Maybe you’ve heard of fibromyalgia, but you believe...

200+ Fibromyalgia Symptoms You Might Be Still Ignoring

Eneral Activity level decreased to less than 50% of pre-illness activity level Cold hands and feet (extremities) Cough Craving carbohydrates Delayed reaction to physical...

Lady Gaga Gets an Injection in Her Bottom For Chronic Pain

She revealed fears that she may not be able to have children in one emotionally distressing scene from her no-holds-barred Netflix documentary. And Lady Gaga gave fans another searingly...

Lady Gaga Shares Comeback for People Who Question Fibromyalgia

While each person with fibromyalgia experiences the condition differently, one thing most fibro warriors have in common is fighting other peoples’ doubt that fibro is a...

Lady Gaga Fibromyalgia Announcement Gives Voice To Millions of Patients

Logan, Utah. Statement from Sharon Waldrop, Vice President of the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association on Lady Gaga’s recent announcement that she suffers...

Invisible’: A Film About Fibromyalgia is Being Produced

By Amy Schaeffer Nick Demos, Tony Award-winning producer and filmmaker, has a mission: he wants to bring the diagnosis, treatment and consequences of fibromyalgia to...

An Open Letter To the Husband of a Wife With Fibromyalgia

Dear Husband, You can’t fix me. I wish you could but you can’t cure my fibromyalgia any more than the doctors can. We have researched until our...

Fascia: A Hidden Piece of the Puzzle of Fibromyalgia Pain

By Ginevra Liptan, MD You may have heard from your doctor or a TV ad that fibromyalgia is caused by over-activity of pain sensing nerves....

What is cervical stenosis? How It is Connected With Fibromyalgia

What is cervical stenosis? Cervical stenosis is a narrowing of the spinal canal between vertebrae C1 and C7 in the spine due to compression. This...

Dizziness, Balance and Falls During Fibromyalgia Flares

By Adrienne Dellwo In fibromyalgia, dizziness, poor balance, and falls are common complaints. For some people, they’re a minor annoyance that crops up on occasion. In others,...