Fibromyalgia New Cause Revealed?

Fibromyalgia New Cause Revealed?

A new study released earlier this week has strongly tied fibromyalgia and widespread pain to poor, non-restorative sleep. Poor sleep is generally defined as sleep after which the person wakes up feeling mentally exhausted, physically sleepy and not refreshed. The study was published in the peer reviewed journal Arthritis & Rheumatology. Could a new cause […]

Fibromyalgia: Proof of Physical Origins Vs. Two Danish Psychiatrists

Fibromyalgia: Proof of Physical Origins Vs. Two Danish Psychiatrists

  Lately, there has been some buzz about two Danish psychiatrists who, back in 2010, decided to classify a group of diseases including fibromyalgia into one disease “umbrella” called “bodily distress syndrome.” Along with fibromyalgia, other diseases such as chronic pain, chronic fatigue syndrome and irritable bowel syndrome, among others, were also lumped into this […]

Fibromyalgia Pain Reduced With Vitamin D

Fibromyalgia Pain Reduced With Vitamin D

Researchers are saying that taking supplements of vitamin D can reduce pain and offer a cost-effective compliment to other traditional medical treatments for fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS). Patients with FMS often experience very widespread chronic pain and fatigue and those studied with low levels of vitamin D have found some pain relief in taking the vitamin […]