Dizziness, Balance and Falls During Fibromyalgia Flares

By Adrienne Dellwo 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…

8 Natural Ways to Overcome Fibromyalgia Symptoms

Over 6 million Americans suffer from fibromyalgia symptoms, and 90 percent of fibromyalgia sufferers are women. It’s still up for debate why far more women get fibromyalgia than men. Some healthcare professionals claim it’s due to decreased serotonin levels in the brains of women. Unfortunately, people suffering from fibromyalgia struggle with pain, fatigue, depression and other common…

The Different Stages of Fibromyalgia (6th is so Scary…!)

A lot of us have come together on this site and others.. because we all have one thing in common…FIBROMYALGIA.. FIBRO-MY-ALGIA, sometime in our past, recent or further …we have been told we have fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia is a syndrome in which a person has long-term, body-wide pain and tenderness in the joints, muscles, tendons, and…

16 ‘Small,’ but Significant Lifestyle Changes That Help People With Fibromyalgia

Though everyone experiences fibromyalgia differently, one thing most fibro warriors can agree on is that your lifestyle usually changes after fibro enters your world. If you don’t have fibro you might be able to stay out late or get ready in the morning without thinking twice, but with fibro, you may realize making small changes to your…

Why ‘Joanne’ Made Me Cry When Lady Gaga Opened Up About Her Fibromyalgia

Why ‘Joanne’ Made Me Cry When Lady Gaga Opened Up About Her Fibromyalgia When Lady Gaga first published pictures alluding to her chronic pain on her Instagram, I felt a warm feeling inside. I recognized myself in her tired face. When a few months later, the trailer for her documentary came out, and the first images depicting…

Nausea and Fibromyalgia. Causes of Fibromyalgia Nausea

By: Amanda Victor The truth is that everyone has experienced that sick feeling in the pit of their stomach. However, for the individual with fibro, it can be even worse. This nausea can last for just one day, for a week, or even for several months. Some individuals may find that it is sporadic and…

10 Most Common Signs of Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a widespread ailment among Americans and it’s characterized as pain throughout the entire body, along with a slew of other irritating side effects that often last the entire day. Although there are many theories as to why people get fibromyalgia, it seems to be caused mainly due to stresses in life, whether that…

43 Symptoms of Fibromyalgia – Anyone With Muscle Pain Should Read This

Fibromyalgia is, unfortunately, a common issue which affects 3-5 million people, or 1 in every five people. This syndrome is characterized by debilitating pain in the entire body. Yet, chronic muscle pain does not necessarily mean that you suffer from fibromyalgia, as this condition leads to other symptoms as well. Yet, if your muscles ache…