Dizziness, Balance and Falls During Fibromyalgia Flares

In fibromyalgia, dizziness, poor balance, and falls are common complaints. For some people, they’re a minor annoyance that crops up on occasion. In others, they can be severely debilitating and lead to regular injuries. Falling, and especially falling frequently, is a serious problem. The last thing you need when you’re already in constant pain is to…

How Can Diet Affect Fibromyalgia Symptoms?

How Can Diet Affect Fibromyalgia Symptoms? What is fibromyalgia? According to the NIH, an estimated 5 million Americans experience fibromyalgia. Of those 5 million, 80 to 90 percent are women. Fibromyalgia causes a person to experience a set of symptoms that can vary from mild to severe. The currently held belief is that the disease alters a…

10 Foods for Fighting Fibromyalgia (with recipes)

10 Foods for Fighting Fibromyalgia (with recipes) As advances in science have given us a better picture of the impact of diet and nutrition on our health – it has become clear that the two are closely linked. According to the U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Richard Carmona, because of “unhealthy eating habits, and physical inactivity,…

Fibromyalgia: What to Eat, What to Avoid

Fibromyalgia: What to Eat, What to Avoid Eating whole foods and avoiding excitotoxins may ease fibromyalgia symptoms. A diet high in whole, unprocessed foods may help with fibromyalgia symptom management. Darren Muir/Stocksy Ever since Ellen Wildman was diagnosed with fibromyalgia, 20 years ago, she’s made her self-care a full-time job, and that includes eating the…

Fibromyalgia Diet: Eating to Ease Symptoms

Fibromyalgia Diet: Eating to Ease Symptoms Well-rounded diet Energy-rich foods Going vegetarian Foods to avoid Healthy weight Herbal remedies What is fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a condition that causes pain, fatigue, and tender points around the body. It can be hard to diagnose because many of its symptoms are similar to those of other conditions. It…

5 Ways To Control Fibromyalgia With Diet

5 Ways To Control Fibromyalgia With Diet The Editors of Prevention April 06, 2018 Fibromyalgia, a chronic disease that causes pain and swelling in more than a dozen points all over the body, affects as many as 5 million people. Because doctors are still unsure of the cause of fibromyalgia, treatment can be frustrating (and often…

Fibromyalgia And Diet: A Beginner’s Guide To Natural Treatment

Fibromyalgia And Diet: A Beginner’s Guide To Natural Treatment BY JOE (MSC NUTRITION), DIETITIAN [Last updated 6th December, 2017] Do you experience long-term muscle tenderness or joint pain that affects your everyday life? Are you worried it will only get worse? Fibromyalgia is an unusual medical condition thought to affect up to 6% of the population, particularly middle-aged women…

Fibromyalgia: Teeth & Jaw Pain

Fibromyalgia: Teeth & Jaw Pain RELATED ARTICLES What Are the Causes of Jaw Pain & Pain in the Temples? Reasons to Fix Overbites How Long to Wait After the Dentist to Eat? How To Relieve TMJ Symptoms How to Tone Your Jaw What Would Cause Pain in the Jaw Near the Ear? People who have…

Fibromyalgia Is Common in People with Jaw and Neck Muscle Conditions, Study Shows

Fibromyalgia Is Common in People with Jaw and Neck Muscle Conditions, Study Shows A large percentage of patients with craniomandibular (CMD) and craniocervical (CCD) disorders — musculoskeletal conditions that affect the jaw and the neck — also have fibromyalgia, according to a study by researchers at the University of Heidelberg in Germany. The findings suggest that these…

Protecting Your Liver With Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrom

Protecting Your Liver With Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrom More in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & Fibromyalgia  Related Conditions Symptoms Integrative Therapies Causes & Risk Factors Diagnosis Treatment Living With Support & Coping VIEW ALL Did you know one of the hazards of fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome is liver damage? These conditions don’t directly attack your liver, but the…