Fibromialgia e hematomas: efeitos de uma doença invisível

A fibromialgia causa hematomas? Alguns dias são melhores que outros para quem sofre de fibromialgia. Os dias ruins podem fazer você se sentir como se tivesse sido espancado em preto e azul. O mínimo de toque, aperto de mão, abraço ou aperto podem ser agonizantes, deixando-o dolorido e evitando o contato com aqueles que você mais ama. Um…

12 ‘Helpful’ Suggestions People With Fibromyalgia Are Tired of Hearing

If you live with fibromyalgia, you may often hear suggestions friends and family about how to treat, cope with or even “cure” your fibromyalgia. These suggestions can be frustrating if the person is neither a medical expert nor has fibromyalgia, and doesn’t know what the condition really feels like. According to The Mighty’s Fibromyalgia Condition Guide,…

Ativistas pedem que o governo inclua Fibromialgia na Lista de Doenças de Longo Prazo

Indivíduos que vivem com fibromialgia estão gastando sua energia lutando contra o sistema de saúde irlandês, ao contrário de aliviar sua condição, de acordo com o co-fundador da Fibro Ireland. Os comentários vêm à luz de uma conferência realizada em Dublin na semana passada em que as pessoas que vivem com fibromialgia se reuniram para…

Campaigners call on government to include Fibromyalgia on Long Term Illness List

Individuals living with fibromyalgia are spending their energy fighting the Irish health system as opposed to alleviating their condition, according to co-founder of Fibro Ireland. The comments come in light of a conference held in Dublin last week whereby people living with fibromyalgia gathered to call on the government to recognise the condition as a…

Are Antihistamines Really Effective For Fibromyalgia Itching?

Itchiness is just one of the symptoms that come with fibromyalgia. And if you’re one of those who suffer from this, you know that it’s both stressful and irritating. It disturbs your sleep and hinders you from doing things you would normally would. Some claimed that antihistamines may be the solution to fibromyalgia itching. But is…

Please Don’t Compare My Chronically Ill Body to Healthy Bodies

Having to listen to other people’s “advice” is exhausting, especially when it mostly consists of “Have you tried…?”or “This person is/has/was/… and X healed them!” It all makes my skin crawl with annoyance. Worst of all though is the “Just be positive,” “I’m sure it will pass,” and “You’ll get better” statements. What part of “chronic” do people not understand? I’m…