The best way to prevent fibromyalgia flares is to identify what causes them and, when possible, try to avoid the circumstances that trigger them. Here are some common triggers.
Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain illness characterized by widespread pain, general fatigue and sleep disturbances.
Most people with fibromyalgia need a combination of medication, gentle exercise, complementary/alternative therapies and lifestyle changes to achieve effective pain control.
Fatigue associated with fibromyalgia is a pervasive, all-encompassing exhaustion that can interfere with the most basic daily activities. These supplements may help.
It’s not unusual for fibromyalgia to be misdiagnosed as another condition, since many symptoms of fibromyalgia are very similar to those of other illnesses, including chronic fatigue syndrome and lupus. Here’s what to watch for.
Is this botanical substance a dietary supplement — or is it an addictive drug?
Current science says that instead of resting, we should be moving to treat our chronic pain.
What if we told you that analyzing and adjusting your simple movements — such as getting out of a chair — can help to treat your chronic pain?
It’s hard to know when to start, and what exercises to start with. We have you covered.
Your feet take a beating over the course of a day. Here’s what you can do to keep yours as pain-free as possible.