One of the Best Fibromyalgia Supplements, 5-HTP Benefits Pain, Sleep Quality, and More

For reasons yet to be fully understood, people with fibromyalgia feel more pain than normal. Fibromyalgia sufferers’ brains show activation patterns in pain processing areas when only mild pressure or heat is applied.[1] Researchers believe that part of what contributes to fibromyalgia is an imbalance of the neurotransmitter serotonin. This is why 5-hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP), a…

Living with hyperalgesia – a painful condition of fibromyalgia

It has become very common to hear the term fibromyalgia. People from different parts of the world feel a strange pain in their body and if they go for diagnosis, it is difficult to find the actual cause of the pain. For some patients, the pain is never changing and troubles throughout their lives. Although research…

Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS) and fibromyalgia

Many of those who are already suffering from the pain of fibromyalgia also suffer from myofascial pain syndrome. The myofascial pain syndrome is another form of chronic pain that can affect the entire body, especially the face and jaw. myofascial pain may add to the already annoying symptoms of fibromyalgia, and can contribute to disability and poor…

Fibromyalgia And Adrenal Stress

Adrenal stress occurs when our adrenal glands accumulate too much of the stress that the body and mind are exposed to on a daily basis. Fibromyalgia and all of its complexities can present a real challenge to the entire endocrine system and especially the adrenal glands. Adrenal Stress Sitting on top of the kidneys, the adrenal…

Treatment For Fibromyalgia Knee Pain

Fibromyalgia knee pain can be a result of many things and not all are directly attributed to fibromyalgia, but with tender and trigger points compounding this area, it is very common to have fibro related knee pain. Two of the eighteen fibromyalgia tender points are located around the knee area, on both sides. Various activities…