Are You at Risk for Fibromyalgia?

  About 5 million Americans, most of whom are women, live with fibromyalgia. And while the root causes of the disorder haven’t yet been clearly identified, research has turned up some differences in how people with fibromyalgia experience pain — which may help to shed light on who is more likely to develop it. Fibromyalgia…

Fibromyalgia Symptoms & Causes

Fibromyalgia Description An in-depth report on the causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of fibromyalgia. Alternative Names Fibromyositis; Fibrositis; Myofascial pain syndrome Highlights Diagnosis Fibromyalgia can be difficult to diagnose. It can take 5 years for the average person with the condition to finally get a diagnosis. As many as three out of every four people…

Fibromyalgia Support

Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes muscle, bone, and joint pain all over the body. Often this pain goes along with: fatigue poor sleep mental illnesses digestive issues tingling or numbness in the hands and feet headaches memory lapses mood problems About 2 percent of Americans experience fibromyalgia at some point in their lives….

Living with Fibromyalgia: What Helps Me

Kathy Gamble, a fibromyalgia patient from Florida, was a long-time moderator and the second Executive Director of the CFIDS and Fibromyalgia Self-Help Program. When I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia in 1999, it felt like the last straw in my world coming apart. My divorce had been final the month before, and the year had already…

Treatments Help To Remove Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is an idiopathic, chronic, nonarticular pain syndrome with generalized tender points. It is a multisystem disease characterized by sleep disturbance, fatigue, headache, morning stiffness, paresthesias, and anxiety. Nearly 2 percent of the general population in the United States suffers from fibromyalgia, with females of middle age being at increased risk. The diagnosis is primarily…

yeahh!! remedies to remove kidney pain/ disease

Kidneys are important organs in the body, they are responsible for many functions and flushes out the waste from the body. However, due to various reasons, the kidneys can become infected. This is more common in women. If you are suffering from lower back pain in your body then it may be due to a…

10 Pharmaceutical Drugs Based on Cannabis

Drugs that contain chemicals taken directly from the marijuana plant 1. Sativex Manufacturer: GW Pharmaceuticals (GWPH on NASDAQ) Sativex oral spray Source: “Medical Marijuana aka Sativex Now Available in UK,” examiner.com, June 19, 2010 Cannabis-Related Properties Mouth spray whose chemical compound is derived from natural extracts of the cannabis plant. Sativex contains two cannabinoids: THC…

Endometriosis: 20 things every woman should know

1. Pregnancy is not a cure for endometriosis. Being pregnant may provide temporary relief from symptoms but it does not cure the condition. So ignore people who tell you different. 2. You do not have this because you decided not to breed in your early 20s. Delaying pregnancy is not a cause of endometriosis. FacebookTwitterPinterest‘Delaying…

America’s most diagnosed cancer- oral or pharyngeal

Close to 48,250 Americans will be diagnosed with oral or pharyngeal cancer this year. It will cause over 9,575 deaths, killing roughly 1 person per hour, 24 hours per day. Of those 48,250 newly diagnosed individuals, only slightly more than half will be alive in 5 years. (Approximately 57%) This is a number which has…

Ketosis: What Is Ketosis? – Medical News Today

What Is Ketosis?   Ketosis is a metabolic process that occurs when the body does not have enough glucose for energy. Stored fats are broken down for energy, resulting in a build-up of acids called ketones within the body. Some people encourage ketosis by following a diet called the ketogenic or low-carb diet. The aim…

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