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 10, 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 - May 1, 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

Fibromyalgia Quiz: 5 Questions for Primary Care
Get updated on the newest fibromyalgia research from the 2018 ACP Internal Medicine Meeting, the basis of this 5-question quiz. (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - April 23, 2018 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Andrew Bowser Tags: Musculoskeletal Disorders Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Five easy exercises to treat the condition
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain, poor sleep quality and fatigue. The exact cause of the condition is unknown, but experiencing a stressful event, sleep problems and chemical imbalances may be factors. Sufferers can treat their symptoms through trying these exercises. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Five best exercises to fight the condition in women
FIBROMYALGIA causes widespread pain, poor sleep quality and fatigue. The exact cause of the condition is unknown, but experiencing a stressful event, sleep problems and chemical imbalances may be factors. Sufferers can treat the symptoms through trying these exercises. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Why are my legs and feet numb?
There are many reasons why a person may feel numbness or tingling in their legs or feet. The most common is sitting in the same position for too long, which reduces blood flow to the legs. Causes for chronic numbness include multiple sclerosis and fibromyalgia. Learn more about symptoms, causes, and treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is fibromyalgia worse in women?
The defining feature of fibromyalgia is widespread pain. It is more common in women than men, who may experience this and other symptoms differently. Women also tend to have more symptoms, including bowel irritation, and heavy, painful menstruation. Learn about fibromyalgia and symptoms specific to women here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: Taking CBD oil supplements can reduce pain related to condition
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms can include widespread pain in the body, stiffness and fatigue. Painkillers are recommended by the NHS to help relieve discomfort, but some health experts say supplements can be helpful for addressing muscle pain the condition causes - including CBD oil. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: Eat more of this food to prevent widespread pain in your body
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 are certain foods you can add to your diet to help - eating beans can help combat tiredness. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: Avoid widespread pain and headaches with these 6p a day supplements
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include widespread pain, headaches and difficulty sleeping. But, you could prevent signs of the disease by taking these cheap diet supplements everyday, a nutritionist has claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to relieve fibromyalgia pain
Fibromyalgia is a condition that causes chronic pain. The pain caused by fibromyalgia may be treated with specific pain relief drugs, or with natural methods, such as acupuncture and exercise. In this article, learn about scientifically proven methods to improve fibromyalgia pain symptoms. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is the difference between polymyalgia and fibromyalgia?
Fibromyalgia is a nervous system condition that causes widespread pain in the body. Attacks can vary in severity. Polymyalgia is an autoimmune condition that causes similar painful symptoms in the neck, shoulder, and hip muscles. Learn more about the similarities and differences between these conditions here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Possible causes of the painful condition experts say you should be aware of
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms include pain, feeling stiff and being tired. Often confused with Rheumatoid arthritis, the condition can also affect memory, mood and sleeping patterns. Doctors still don ’t know the cause, but it may be linked to a traumatic event or genetics. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms: Three sleeping habits that can indicate you have the condition
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms usually consist of widespread pain in the body, but the condition can cause other symptoms, such as problems with memory and changes in mood. Three other signs are linked to your sleeping habits. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Best exercises for fibromyalgia
Fibromyalgia is a condition that causes chronic, widespread pain. While there is no cure, there are many strategies to help manage symptoms, including exercise. In this article, we look at how people can reduce their symptoms and improve their strength with aerobics, tai chi, yoga, and other group classes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How can CBD help with fibromyalgia?
Among the many treatments for fibromyalgia is cannabidiol, or CBD, a compound derived from some cannabis plants. Often consumed as an oil, the side effects of CBD are minimal, but researchers are still unsure whether it works. Here, learn how CBD may reduce symptoms of fibromyalgia and when it may be most effective. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia pain: Do you have these signs of the chronic condition?
THE MOST common symptom of fibromyalgia is widespread pain all over the body, but these lesser-known signs could also signal the disorder. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms eased with wearable device which targets chronic pain
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms have been found to be eased by a wearable device, potentially offering hope to millions of sufferers in the UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Woman reversed ‘widespread pain’ symptoms with this 50p a day supplement
FIBROMYALGIA symptoms vary from person to person, but they affect about one person in every 20 in the UK. This woman slashed her “widespread” body pain by adding these cheap supplements to her diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia symptoms - why you should never ignore frequent headaches
Fibromyalgia symptoms include widespread pain across the entire body, as well as extreme tiredness and difficulty sleeping. You should also never ignore persistent headaches, as it could be a sign of the painful condition, according to the NHS. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tai Chi Has Similar or Greater Benefits Than Aerobic Exercise for Fibromyalgia, Study Shows
New research suggests practicing tai chi is a therapeutic option for people with fibromyalgia. (Source: NCCAM Featured Content)
Source: NCCAM Featured Content - March 23, 2018 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: NCCIH Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Chronic fatigue syndrome: Does the thyroid play a role?
Chronic fatigue syndrome remains a puzzling condition with unknown causes. A recent study now asks whether or not thyroid hormones could be at its root. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Fibromyalgia Source Type: news

Tai Chi Beats Aerobic Exercise for Fibromyalgia Tai Chi Beats Aerobic Exercise for Fibromyalgia
Compared with aerobic exercise, the traditional martial art of tai chi is as good as, or better than, aerobic exercise for improving the overall severity of fibromyalgia symptoms, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Tai Chi Beats Aerobic Exercise in Fibromyalgia
Improvement in fibromyalgia impact questionnaire scores was greater for combined tai chi groups (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - March 22, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Rheumatology, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Tai Chi Beats Aerobics for Fibromyalgia Pain
Treatment for fibromyalgia typically includes aerobic exercise, but this can be challenging for many patients when their symptoms flare up, the researchers explained. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why Tai Chi Works So Well For Pain Relief
There are more questions than answers when it comes to fibromyalgia, or chronic pain. What doctors know is that it causes muscle pain throughout the body, fatigue, sleep problems and even psychological impairment and depression. What they don’t know is what causes it and how best to treat its generalized symptoms. In a new study published in the BMJ, researchers report encouraging results involving one way to reduce the painful effects of fibromyalgia: with tai chi, an ancient practice originating in martial arts that has since become part of traditional Chinese medicine. The mind-body practice involves both physical...
Source: TIME: Health - March 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Exercise/Fitness healthytime Source Type: news