Transcranial Direct Stimulation Shows Promise in Managing Chronic Pain, Studies Show

ranscranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) may help patients with chronic pain diseases such as fibromyalgia, according to results from clinical trials conducted by TCT Research. TCT Research’s tDCS is a noninvasive form of neurostimulation that delivers constant and low current to the area of interest in the brain via electrodes placed on the patient’s scalp. Although…

Researchers develop blood test to diagnose fibromyalgia

Researchers in the United States have potentially developed a fibromyalgia blood test to accurately diagnose the disease.   An estimated 4 million adults in the United States have fibromyalgia, with women four-to-nine times more likely than men to be diagnosed. Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes widespread pain throughout the body. People with fibromyalgia may…

Researchers develop blood test to diagnose fibromyalgia

Researchers in the United States have potentially developed a fibromyalgia blood test to accurately diagnose the disease.   An estimated 4 million adults in the United States have fibromyalgia, with women four-to-nine times more likely than men to be diagnosed. Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes widespread pain throughout the body. People with fibromyalgia may…

Las personas con fibromialgia solo son entendidas por aquellos que tienen fibromialgia

Las personas con fibromialgia solo son entendidas por aquellos que tienen fibromialgia  Una amiga me dijo que escuchó un par de comentarios de su compañero de trabajo, sobre otro compañero de trabajo que se había desmayado por los efectos secundarios de un nuevo medicamento para tratar su fibromialgia (hipotensión post-ortostática o aturdimiento después de ponerse…

IS FIBROMYALGIA CAUSED BY AN INSUFFICIENCY OF THE ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM?

IS FIBROMYALGIA CAUSED BY AN INSUFFICIENCY OF THE ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM? By Denise Spark Cannabis could be the only treatment necessary to alleviate the symptoms associated with fibromyalgia syndrome. What is Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS)? That definition or diagnosis varies depending on the type of practitioner you ask and their belief of what this condition truly is. The…

Understanding Fibromyalgia and Hip Flexor Pain

Fibromyalgia and Hip Flexor Pain It is not uncommon to have hip flexor issues, or pain in this area with fibromyalgia. The hips, hip flexors, and lower back correlate with fibromyalgia pain areas due to tender areas around the lower back, many more trigger point areas and other conditions that affect the surrounding areas.  The…

Fibromyalgia Shoulder Pain

Fibromyalgia Shoulder Pain Shoulder pain and fibromyalgia Being the most mobile joint in the body, the shoulder can sure do a lot of things for us, like lifting, reaching, and supporting our good posture. The problem is that with all of that mobility, and wear over time, we can end up having fibromyalgia shoulder pain…

Can Cannabis Help Treat Fibromyalgia Pain?

TREATMENTS Can Cannabis Help Treat Fibromyalgia Pain? alternative medicine medical information Trying Marijuana for Fibromyalgia Pain Fibro warrior Sarah Borien and RN Krystina Ostermeyer look at the pros and cons of cannabis for fibromyalgia. A recent research study from 2015 noted that the use of medical marijuana for chronic pain was deemed as “mostly safe”…

Could You Have Fibromyalgia and Lupus?

A Look at Fibromyalgia and Lupus Because lupus and fibromyalgia share some symptoms, it is not always easy for doctors to distinguish between the two. To make things more complicated, it is also possible a person could have both conditions simultaneously. Comparing Fibromyalgia and Lupus Fibromyalgia usually brings fatigue and muscle pain and soreness in multiple regions…

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