When Our Chronically Ill Bodies Say “Rest,” Why Don’t We?

Reprinted with the kind permission of Toni Bernhard. Scheduling rest periods into your day can help tremendously. Most people who are chronically ill (which includes chronic pain) benefit from scheduling at least one rest period into their day because it helps keep symptoms from flaring. I’ve learned from experience and from the thousands of people who’ve…

22 Things People Don’t Realize You’re Doing Because You Have Fibromyalgia

y Erin Migdol When you’re fighting an invisible illness like fibromyalgia, the battles aren’t always obvious to outsiders. When you turn down an invitation or opt to take the elevator instead of the stairs, it’s all too easy for people to assume the reasons why — without realizing that in fact, you’re just doing your best to…

I have the same condition as Lady Gaga, fibromyalgia

I was in my first term at university. A couple of months later, I was bed-bound because of the debilitating pain. After I received my Fibromyalgia diagnosis at the age of 18, I couldn’t properly comprehend how it would impact me for the rest of my life. I not only struggled with the constant pain…

10 Fibromyalgia Symptoms That Are Less Common and Known

Less Known Fibromyalgia Symptoms Most of the patients with fibromyalgia are aware with the condition’s numerous common indications. These comprise of depression, pain, fibro fog, fatigue, stiffness, anxiety and irritable bowel syndrome. It is possible that in case you suffer from fibromyalgia, you will suffer from most of these symptoms, though if not all. But,…

Lady Gaga: Fibromyalgia Is ‘Punishment’ For Joining The Illuminati

Lady Gaga believes her illness is a physical manifestation of the dark forces that seized control of her body and soul after she joined the Illuminati early in her career, according to production staff from Gaga’s new documentary. The Netflix produced Gaga: Five Foot Two is a warts-and-all documentary portrait of the troubled star – or at…