Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Living With

At a Glance

The severity of fibromyalgia symptoms can vary from person to person, which makes living with fibromyaglia different for each individual. Depression can also occur in people with severe fibromyalgia. A combination of medication, exercise, and complementary treatment such as massage therapy can help ease pain.

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Anxiety

  Sometimes, anxiety and a chronic disease can lead to a self-sustaining cycle, where concerns about the condition…

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Costs and Insurance

The cost of prescriptions and treatment for fibromyalgia can be too much to handle, even with insurance. There are some programs and resources that can help you cover the…

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Daily Life

The severity of symptoms for those living with fibromyalgia can vary from person to person. For those with severe cases, simply getting out of bed in the morning can be a…

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Depression

Depression is a comorbid condition of fibromyalgia rather than a symptom, however, depression is  common among people with a chronic illness. Not only does fibromyalgia…

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Social

Living with chronic pain from fibromyalgia can be isolating and lonely. It's important to let people know that you have pain rather than forsake social activities or feel…

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Hot Topics

Some of you may remember a SharePost I wrote a couple of months ago called “The Therapeutic Power of Pets” where I introduced you to the four furry friends, who have made me feel a little better and a lot happier for many years.  It…