5 Things You Didn’t Know about Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is still like a black box, where most do not know much about it. Up till now, it is still incurable with no proven method to fix it. There are certain pharmaceutical medications that are being prescribed to help with the symptoms but it is always NOT recommended to take them. They always come…

Friendships that fade when you are chronically ill

Living with chronic back pain has been a challenge to say the least. Then discovering that I was extremely exhausted and my body physically hurt and hurt so badly because I have fibromyalgia was devastating for me to understand and eventually learn to live with, I am still learning. It is moments like this that…

Fibromyalgie Et Polyarthrite Rhumatoïde – Une Comparaison Cognitive

Des recherches menées sur un patient souffrant de fibromyalgie et de polyarthrite rhumatoïde ont montré que les symptômes de déficience cognitive dans la fibromyalgie étaient graves comparés à ceux de la polyarthrite rhumatoïde. Les patients atteints de fibromyalgie ont eu une perte de mémoire et ont été incapables de se concentrer sur la tâche de base à accomplir. Ils…

The Fatigue of Fibromyalgia is not a simple fatigue

The fatigue experienced when you have fibromyalgia goes beyond “normal tiredness,” according to a recent publication in the journal BMC – Musculo-skeletal disorders. The researchers wanted to understand in greater detail the fatigue that occurs in fibromyalgia and the impact it has on our lives. After conducting a series of interviews, they analyzed the results…

How a hyperbaric chamber works to treat the fibromyalgia suffered by María José Campanario

Recently, we learned that María José Campanario used a hyperbaric chamber as an additional treatment for her condition, fibromyalgia. We discussed with specialists about this technique to explain what this application, its applications and benefits for patients, like the wife of Jesulín de Ubrique or Lady Gaga, with this disease. What is hyperbaric medicine? “This…

Fibromyalgia study: is a real disease

We do not know exactly what causes fibromyalgia, but now, thanks to the French researchers, we have an idea. Fibromyalgia may be linked to abnormal blood flow in certain parts of the brain. Dr. Eric Guedj of the Hospital-University Center of Timone in Marseille, France, was the principal investigator in a blood perfusion study (abnormal…

Dr Carlos Ambrosio Uboldi: Fibromyalgia exists

Why do many colleagues say that Fibromyalgia does not exist? The human being always has a tendency to ignore what he does not understand. And it is easier to ignore than to take the trouble to understand. But also, as Karl Popper says “True ignorance is not the absence of knowledge, but the fact of…

Fibromyalgia: “I am 41 years old and I live in the body of an old man”

Pain, pain, nothing but pain: Patrick Schuts (41) from Neuchâtel always has the feeling that he has the flu – without a fever, but with enormous lead fatigue. He would like to stay in bed all day and spend time there. “Every part of my body hurts, though, fortunately not all at the same time,”…

Do you lose strength in your hands? Fibromyalgia sufferers do

A common feature that most fibromyalgia sufferers present is a diffuse pain that affects a large part of the body. This disconcerting symptom is usually accompanied by morning joint stiffness, paresthesias in the hands and feet, ie tingling sensation and numbness, sleep disturbances and above all a feeling of tiredness and fatigue that accompanies them…