Living with Fibromyalgia

Is Fibromyalgia Considered a Disability

Is Fibromyalgia Considered a Disability?

Fibromyalgia is a rheumatic condition that results in stiffness and tenderness in certain parts of the body. Patients also experience a lot of pain and fatigue. Many people with this condition continue to work full time since it is not necessarily disabling. Usually, they will have to take medications to […]

Fibromyalgia and the associated conditions

Fibromyalgia and the Conditions that are Associated With it

What is fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a kind of disorder that is characterized when a person has musculoskeletal pain with some other symptoms including mood swings, memory loss, fatigue and lethargy, and insomnia. Fibromyalgia is the second most common condition which affects our bones and muscles. This disease is often misdiagnosed […]

What causes fibromyalgia flare-ups

What Causes Fibromyalgia Flare-Ups?

What is fibromyalgia and what you need to know about it? Fibromyalgia is a kind of disorder that is characterized when a person has musculoskeletal pain with some other symptoms including mood swings, memory loss, fatigue and lethargy, and insomnia. Fibromyalgia is the second most common condition which affects our bones […]

Gaining Perspective on Fibromyalgia

Gaining Perspective on Fibromyalgia

¬†Fibromyalgia, or FM, is a serious medical condition that can be characterized by chronic widespread pain along with a heightened sense of pain as a response to pressure. It can cause lasting, and often times debilitating, muscle discomfort and fatigue. It is also known as fibrositis or fibromyositis. While scientists […]