Fibromyalgia: chronic pain better understood

A complex pathology involving the brain, muscles and peripheral nerves, fibromyalgia affects 680,000 people in France, with an incidence four times higher in women. © Inserm / P. Delapierre Collective scientific expertise sheds new light on the pathological mechanisms of fibromyalgia. Of unknown origin, the localization of these chronic pains now targets certain regions of the brain as…

Invalidity | Fibromyalgia Considered A New Long-Term Disability

Disability fibromyalgia is  seen as new  long term disability, long term disability, disability insurance and benefits, better outcomes. New long-term disability After osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia is the second most   common  rheumatic disease . However, it is difficult to choose the previous fibromyalgia because its symptoms are fluctuating. It particularly affects women and men. It is characterized by body pain and stiffness and fatigue….

FIBROMYALGIA and pain of FEET.

The pain of fibromyalgia can affect any part of the body. The doctors involved in your treatment can also help you with your feet, but otherwise it is advisable to look for a specific treatment that focuses on the foot. A study published in 2011 Arthritis Research and Therapy found that about 50% of people with fibromyalgia…

Fibromyalgia: A Silent Disease That Attacks From Within

Fibromyalgia  –  We were left with a broken body ”was one of the words that touched me the most as I listened to my mother (Claudia) tell me about this mysterious disease that even doctors could not describe. “Sometimes it becomes unbearable: generalized discomfort, aversion to cold, intense heat, rubbing of clothes…”, he explains, and my eyes fill…

30 Things Only People With Fibromyalgia Tend to Understand

If you live with fibromyalgia, you can describe the symptoms you experience to your doctor and tell your friends and family how the illness affects your ability to participate in everyday activities. But unless they have the condition themselves, it’s just about impossible for them to truly understand what fibro is like. It usually takes…

THE LAST COURTS CONFIRMED THAT FIBROMIALALIA IS A REASON TO DECLARE PERMANENT DISABILITY

The Social Chamber of the Supreme Court of Catalonia has considered in a recent ruling, dated February 24 (Rec. Suplicación), fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) are grounds for declaring “permanent disability”. The statement refers to a case of a woman, a chemical industry operator, who suffered from recurrent major depression without psychotic symptoms of…

Fibromyalgia Doctors Warn: “Tramadol Kills More Lives Than Any Other Drug”

The prescription pain reliever tramadol used by hundreds of thousands of people every day kills more people than any other drug, including heroin and cocaine. The pain reliever does not cause harm if taken correctly, but it becomes very dangerous when mixed with other drugs or alcohol. Last year there were 33 deaths in Northern Ireland,…

My name is fibromyalgia and I am an invisible disease.

My name is fibromyalgia and I am an invisible disease.I am with you for the rest of your life.Others don’t see me.But your body feels me.I can attack you when and how you want.I can also take care of severe pain.And if I’m in a good mood, I can assure you that you’re in pain…

Most women with fibromyalgia suffer from problems with memory and concentration

A Spanish study published in the   Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology   indicates that most women with   fibromyalgia  report having memory problems and cannot concentrate, and the majority of them also suffer from anxiety and depression . Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain disorder characterized by generalized musculoskeletal pain and tenderness,   fatigue  , sleep disturbances, memory, and mood problems. Researchers believe that this…