Trial Compares Tai Chi With Aerobic Exercise in Managing Fibromyalgia
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - August 15, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: CME Article Source Type: news

Screening women veterans with fibromyalgia for childhood abuse may improve treatment
(Boston University School of Medicine) A new study has shown that women Veterans being treated for fibromyalgia exhibit high rates of childhood abuse. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Ask How Does a Person Get Fibromyalgia
How Does a Person Get Fibromyalgia? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - August 2, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ask How Do You Feel When You Have Fibromyalgia
How Do You Feel When You Have Fibromyalgia? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - August 2, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ask What Are the First Signs of Fibromyalgia
What Are the First Signs of Fibromyalgia? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - August 2, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

The Case For Sauna Bathing Is Stronger Than Ever
A new research review has plenty of good news for people who love a good sauna session: Studies overwhelmingly suggest that the relaxing habit is also a healthy one. A paper published Wednesday in Mayo Clinic Proceedings gathered existing findings on Finnish sauna bathing, the practice of spending time in relatively dry rooms heated to between 80 and 100 degrees, interspersed with periods of cooling. The results were culled from more than 70 studies published up through February 2018. Overall, the research suggests that “sauna bathing, an activity used for the purposes of pleasure, wellness, and relaxation, is linked...
Source: TIME: Health - August 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime Research Source Type: news

People with complex regional pain syndrome getting raw deal
Symptoms not promptly recognised and multidisciplinary treatment often absent Related items fromOnMedica Does evidence support doctors recommending acupuncture for pain? Tai chi at least as beneficial as aerobic exercise for fibromyalgia Prescribing guidance helps GPs working in prisons Prescribe higher dose opioids for shorter time after surgery MHRA tightens licence restrictions on valproate for women (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - July 27, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: Five signs you need to visit your GP for help
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms usually consist of widespread pain in the body, but other signs are also linked to the condition, such as feeling tired. If you have the symptoms for at least three months you should go see your GP for help. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is pregabalin?
Pregabalin oral capsule is used to treat neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia. It ’s also used with other seizure drugs to treat partial onset seizures. Pregabalin oral capsule is only available as the brand-name drug Lyrica. It's not available as a generic drug. Learn about side effects, warnings, dosage, and more. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pharmacy / Pharmacist Source Type: news

Medical News Today: New chronic fatigue syndrome test is 84 percent accurate
Researchers have developed a diagnostic test that can predict who has myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome with 84 percent accuracy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia Quiz for Primary Care Physicians
How much do you know about fibromyalgia? Take our 12-question quiz to find out your fibromyalgia IQ.   (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - July 3, 2018 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Sydney Jennings Source Type: news

‘ This Is How I Save My Life ’ Excerpt From Amy B. Scher
Amy B. Scher’s “This Is How I Save My Life” is the true story of a fiery young woman diagnosed with late-stage, chronic Lyme disease whose journey takes her from near-death in California to a trip around the world in search of her ultimate salvation. This excerpt coincides with the book’s release in paperback from Gallery Books, an imprint CBS sister company Simon & Schuster. I am twenty-eight years old when I arrive in magnificent India. I am here with my parents, an updated vaccine record, and a visa, searching for something I cannot find at home: a cure. In a tiny hospital on the outskirts of...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Simon and Schuster Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Eating asparagus could help reduce symptoms
FIBROMYALGIA is a condition of final diagnosis, according to some GPs. When they can ’t establish what is causing symptoms, such as lack of sleep, fibromyalgia is eventually diagnosed. Treatment focuses on reducing these symptoms, which includes changes to lifestyle and diet. Eating this green food could help you get more sleep. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: 2004 Perspectives
Title: Fibromyalgia: 2004 PerspectivesCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 11/1/2004 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:06 PM (Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General)
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General - June 13, 2018 Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia Treatments Without Drugs
Title: Fibromyalgia Treatments Without DrugsCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 5/27/2008 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:06 PM (Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General)
Source: MedicineNet Chronic Pain General - June 13, 2018 Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: What is the painful condition? Signs revealed - are you at risk?
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms vary from person to person, but usually include widespread pain. With about one in 20 people having fibromyalgia in the UK, what are the signs and symptoms you should be looking out for? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: A viral infection could trigger this painful condition
FIBROMYALGIA is a condition which causes chronic pain across the body. Treatment focuses on relieving the symptoms, as there is no known cure. The condition can be caused by several different events. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Customized resistance exercise a factor for success with fibromyalgia
(University of Gothenburg) Fibromyalgia and resistance exercise have often been considered an impossible combination. But with proper support and individually adjusted exercises, female patients achieved considerable health improvements, according to research carried out at Sahlgrenska Academy. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: Add £7 supplement to your diet to slash painful feeling
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include pain across the body and difficulty sleeping. Treatment for the condition focuses on managing painful symptoms, through medication, diet and lifestyle changes. Eating this £7 supplement in your diet could help you slash the pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia pain: Four top tips for treating painful symptoms, according to a GP
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain across the body, difficulty sleeping and chronic fatigue. Dr Roger Henderson, a GP in Shropshire, spoke to the express.co.uk on his top tips for treating pain caused by the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Symptoms of painful condition revealed - are you at risk?
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include pain, headaches, muscle stiffness and an extreme sensitivity to the touch. How many people have fibromyalgia in the UK, and are you at risk? Treatment options and risk factors revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia - what is the painful condition? Are you at risk?
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include pain, headaches, muscle stiffness and an extreme sensitivity to the touch. How many people have fibromyalgia in the UK, and are you at risk? Treatment options and risk factors revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia Common in Inflammatory Arthritis
(MedPage Today) -- Comorbidity can influence disease assessment, treatment decisions (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - May 24, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Longitudinal Stability of Fibromyalgia Symptom Clusters Longitudinal Stability of Fibromyalgia Symptom Clusters
A new study examines the stability of individual fibromyalgia symptom clusters and provides insight into how symptom patterns might change.Arthritis Research & Therapy (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

What You Need to Know About the Newest Antidepressants
In addition to therapy, medication can be an invaluable treatment for clinical depression. It may alleviate symptoms and literally save lives. Which is why having an array of medications to choose from is vital. Recently, in the U.S., three antidepressants were approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat depression: vilazodone (Viibryd) in 2011; levomilnacipran (Fetzima) in 2013; and vortioxetine (Trintellix; formerly called Brintellix, but renamed to avoid confusion with the blood-thinning medication Brilinta) in 2013. In general, these medications are well-tolerated and effective. However, they’re n...
Source: Psych Central - May 21, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Margarita Tartakovsky, M.S. Tags: Depression Disorders General Medications Antidepressants Clinical Depression Fetzima Levomilnacipran Major Depression Major Depressive Disorder newest antidepressants Trintellix Viibryd Vilazodone vortioxetine Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Would you recognise these lesser-known symptoms?
FIBROMYALGIA is a chronic pain condition that could affect up to two million people in the UK. Besides widespread pain, there are many other warning signs to look out for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Doing this might help soothe symptoms
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain across the body, tiredness and headaches. The condition can often be triggered by a major event, such as an injury or death. Fibromyalgia treatment includes this holistic cure. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: Free pain relief remedy you can try at home
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms consist of widespread pain across the body, fatigue and sleep problems. Fibromyalgia pain can be soothed using medication or exercise or household equipment. Try this one to help alleviate fibromyalgia pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Free pain relief remedy you can try at home
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms consist of widespread pain across the body, fatigue and sleep problems. Fibromyalgia pain can be soothed using medication or exercise or household equipment. Try this one to help alleviate fibromyalgia pain. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: Eating foods from this diet can help relieve pain and discomfort
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain in the body, as well as problems with memory, changes in mood and feeling worn out. Painkillers are one form of treatment recommended by the NHS, but studies have shown that eating certain foods, and a particular diet, can help lessen discomfort. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: THIS feeling when you first wake up could indicate the condition
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain in the body, as well as problems with memory, changes in mood and feeling worn out. Another sign can be something you experience when you first wake up in the morning. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Voices from the social care system
On 10 May 2018 the Care and Support Alliance, of which we are members, released a powerful new report calledVoices from the social care system.The report is based on the results of the Big Social Care survey conducted earlier this year. Almost 4,000 people shared their experience, including over 1100 living with arthritis. Thanks to all of our supporters who shared their experiences in this survey.The survey revealed there has been very little improvement, and it seems in many areas things are getting worse:1 in 5 said they’d gone without meals due to lack of care and support.1 in 4 told us they had been unable to wo...
Source: Arthritis Research UK - May 9, 2018 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia tender points: Pain in these parts of the body could indicate condition
FIBROMYALGIA tender points are an important part of diagnosing the condition. These are areas of the body that tend to hurt when pressed with a finger. While it ’s best your GP tests these during an examination, pain felt in these specific places could help give you a better idea whether or not you have the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: What is the condition and is it classed as a disability?
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain in the body, as well as problems with memory, changes in mood and feeling worn. But what is the condition, and is it classed as a disability, meaning you ’re eligible for benefits? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Avoid these three foods to reduce your symptoms
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain across the body, fatigue, headaches, difficulty sleeping and others. It is unclear what causes the condition, but the NHS considers chemical imbalances and a stressful event to be triggers. Avoid eating these foods can reduce your symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: Doing this type of exercise can improve pain and well-being
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain in the body, as well as problems with memory, changes in mood and feeling worn out can also be signs of the condition. But health experts say there is a certain exercises you can do to improve discomfort. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 4, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Never ignore this trigger of the condition
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms may appear after a ‘trigger event’ which caused stress to the sufferer. You should never ignore this trigger event for the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Use these three steps to find out if you have the painful condition
FIBROMYALGIA is a common condition that causes pain and tenderness all over the body. It is notoriously difficult to diagnose, but the most widely-used criteria for diagnosing the painful syndrome involves three steps. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Four warning signs that you have this painful condition
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms can include widespread pain, fatigue and stiffness. Here are four warning signs that you must know. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Do I have fibromyalgia or rheumatoid arthritis?
Fibromyalgia and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have many shared symptoms, including pain, tenderness, and reduced mobility. Depending on the condition, these symptoms may affect certain joints or the entire body. Here, learn about the differences between the conditions and home remedies that may relieve symptoms of both. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

What is fibromyalgia? Could your pain be a sign of this chronic condition?
FIBROMYALGIA sufferers experience widespread pain, and the debilitating condition could be much more common that initially thought. Here are the signs to look out for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia - five health conditions that could be linked to your widespread pain
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms can include pain, aches, heightened sensitivity, and burning sensations. But, your fibromyalgia may be linked to a number of other health conditions. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Eat this Asian food to calm the symptoms
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include pain across the body, stiffness and headaches. Treatment for the condition often focuses on soothing the pain, through medication, activity and diet changes. Now, eating this Asian food may help you ease the symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: This Asian food can ease symptoms
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include pain across the body, stiffness and headaches. Treatment for the condition often focuses on soothing the pain, through medication, activity and diet changes. Now, eating this Asian food may help you ease the symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: This Asian food can soothe the symptoms
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include pain across the body, stiffness and headaches. Treatment for the condition often focuses on soothing the pain, through medication, activity and diet changes. Now, eating this Asian food may help you ease the symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Fibromyalgia and chest pain: What is normal, symptoms, and treatment
Fibromyalgia causes widespread pain and tenderness. While symptoms differ, many people report intense pain in the chest and ribcage. Fibromyalgia chest pain can be associated with a condition costochondritis. In this article, we look at what this pain feels like, what is normal, treatments, and possible home remedies. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Chop this food from your diet to soothe the symptoms
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms are widespread pain across the body, extreme sensitivity and stiffness among others. Treatment for the condition involves soothing the symptoms as there is no cure. Try avoiding this food to reduce the severity of the symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: This sign can signify your condition isn't rheumatoid arthritis
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms tend to vary from person to person, but there are clear differences between it and another pain-related condition, rheumatoid arthritis. How can you tell which one you have? While the two have similar signs, there is also a clear distinction between both. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS symptoms: Pain and bloating could be caused by fibromyalgia - what is the condition?
IBS SYMPTOMS include stomach pain or cramps, diarrhoea, bloating and constipation. These are the four most common signs, but the condition can also cause tiredness and a lack of energy, nausea and backache. Recent studies have even suggested people with IBS can experience other medical conditions, such as fibromyalgia - but what is it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news