Read more about the article CBD Is Touted for Pain Management But Does It Work?
https://chronicillness.co/

CBD Is Touted for Pain Management But Does It Work?

Dear Chronicillness.co Fellows, As my mother always warned me that to get older is to feel some aches and pains. And I'm feeling them! My knees, my back, my.… And…

Continue ReadingCBD Is Touted for Pain Management But Does It Work?
Read more about the article Expert Urges Women to Be Self-Advocates in Managing Pain
https://chronicillness.co/

Expert Urges Women to Be Self-Advocates in Managing Pain

Pain in your neck. Pain in your back. Pain during that time of the month. We've all had pain, some of us more than others. But how much do you…

Continue ReadingExpert Urges Women to Be Self-Advocates in Managing Pain
Read more about the article Why Women Need a Personalized Approach to Chronic Pain Management?
https://chronicillness.co/

Why Women Need a Personalized Approach to Chronic Pain Management?

When it comes to chronic pain management, no one therapy has all the answers. Instead, chronic pain management needs to take individual differences into account and ensure an adequate and…

Continue ReadingWhy Women Need a Personalized Approach to Chronic Pain Management?
Read more about the article Nagging Low Back Pain? Try Mindfulness
https://chronicillness.co/

Nagging Low Back Pain? Try Mindfulness

Almost no one is immune to occasional low back pain. But when it's chronic, when simple movement seems impossible, it can keep you from enjoying life. And painkillers aren't always…

Continue ReadingNagging Low Back Pain? Try Mindfulness
Read more about the article Do ‘Cures’ for Knee Pain From Stem Cell Clinics Work?
https://chronicillness.co/

Do ‘Cures’ for Knee Pain From Stem Cell Clinics Work?

Stem cell clinics are charging big money for knee arthritis "cures" and making extravagant claims about their therapies, a new study contends. A same-day injection for one knee costs thousands…

Continue ReadingDo ‘Cures’ for Knee Pain From Stem Cell Clinics Work?
Read more about the article Health Tip: Symptoms That May Indicate Fibromyalgia
https://chronicillness.co/

Health Tip: Symptoms That May Indicate Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is characterized by body aches and pains, and "tender points" that are painful to the touch. The chronicillness.co website mentions these other typical symptoms of fibromyalgia: Having difficulty sleeping.Feeling…

Continue ReadingHealth Tip: Symptoms That May Indicate Fibromyalgia
Read more about the article Anger, Sadness Increase Pain in Women With Fibromyalgia
https://chronicillness.co/

Anger, Sadness Increase Pain in Women With Fibromyalgia

Negative emotions increase pain responses in women with and without fibromyalgia (FM), while combined treatment with cognitive behavioral therapy and a tailored exercise program can improve outcome in FM, according…

Continue ReadingAnger, Sadness Increase Pain in Women With Fibromyalgia
Read more about the article More Clues To Fibromyalgia Pain
https://chronicillness.co/

More Clues To Fibromyalgia Pain

More Clues To Fibromyalgia Pain Fibromyalgia patients have more "connectivity" between brain networks and regions of the brain involved in pain processing, which may help explain why sufferers feel pain…

Continue ReadingMore Clues To Fibromyalgia Pain
Read more about the article Scans Reveal Brain Abnormalities in Fibromyalgia Patients
https://chronicillness.co/

Scans Reveal Brain Abnormalities in Fibromyalgia Patients

Researchers have detected abnormalities in the brains of people with fibromyalgia, a complex, chronic condition characterized by muscle pain and fatigue. "We showed in our study that the functional abnormalities…

Continue ReadingScans Reveal Brain Abnormalities in Fibromyalgia Patients