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What does Fibro Fog feel like in Fibromyalgia?

Like you have the flu constantly. Affecting your concentration and memory. And the pain itself is very distracting and tiring. Generally just feeling physically tired all the time. Sometimes worse…

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Read more about the article Do you find it difficult to solve problems when your Fibromyalgia Flares up?
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Do you find it difficult to solve problems when your Fibromyalgia Flares up?

I have lived with Fibromyalgia for 30 years. The answers to this question are true and help to explain some of the new symptoms I’m experiencing. For example, when I…

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Read more about the article Is Central Sensitization the same as Fibromyalgia?
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Is Central Sensitization the same as Fibromyalgia?

Let's remember that despite all of our great science, we don’t fully understand either central sensitization or fibromyalgia. So the question is cute but unanswerable. Central sensitization means that there…

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Read more about the article Why is it that every sufferer that I’ve met that has fibromyalgia also has a controlling personality or bipolar problem, including me?
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Why is it that every sufferer that I’ve met that has fibromyalgia also has a controlling personality or bipolar problem, including me?

Multiple doctors have told me I very likely have fibromyalgia (but my mother never took me to a rheumatologist), and I would say that I only am controlling to protect…

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Read more about the article What are ways to ease discomfort from Fibromyalgia while Pregnant?
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What are ways to ease discomfort from Fibromyalgia while Pregnant?

I've had two difficult pregnancies. Two boys were born healthy This is going to sound awful. It hurts just to say it. It’s the silver bullet, though, against fibromyalgia. Exercise.…

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Read more about the article Regarding a Fibromyalgia Flare, how do we identify the Triggers?
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Regarding a Fibromyalgia Flare, how do we identify the Triggers?

Keeping a journal is the single best way to identify your triggers. So, what kinds of things should you write down? Here are some of the most common flares: Stress:…

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Read more about the article How have you handled your Battle with Fibromyalgia?
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How have you handled your Battle with Fibromyalgia?

Having an understanding family has been wonderful. My husband and son understand when I having a bad day and pitch in without hesitation. Find those people who understand and support…

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Read more about the article What is the best way to battle daily with Fibromyalgia Nerve and Muscle Pain?
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What is the best way to battle daily with Fibromyalgia Nerve and Muscle Pain?

The best way is to accept it and moderate it in a moment-by-moment exercise. The stress of the “fight” will only make the pain worse for most with fibro. My…

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What’s one thing that helped your Fibromyalgia Pain?

For me, it was addressing the root cause of the illness: heavy metal toxicity. I had 8 dental amalgams as well as a couple of root canals. I used to…

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Read more about the article Is Fibromyalgia just a throw-away Diagnosis when they can’t figure out what’s wrong?
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Is Fibromyalgia just a throw-away Diagnosis when they can’t figure out what’s wrong?

I don't know what it takes to make a fibromyalgia diagnosis because I don’t trust science’s model to describe and assess what the phenomenon really is. They do more harm…

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