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A site for people with fibromyalgia and chronic pain. http://www.fibromadness.biz/
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Doctors agree to stop prescribing pain meds following 26 patient ...

Doctors agree to stop prescribing pain meds following 26 patient ... | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
The doctors are still allowed to practice medicine at their clinics in Kokomo and Burlington but they are not allowed to prescribed narcotics or opiates for pain management. The state's medical licensing board will meet next ...
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Michigan doctors turn focus to pain management and quality of life - Michigan Radio

Michigan doctors turn focus to pain management and quality of life - Michigan Radio | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Michigan doctors turn focus to pain management and quality of life
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The Adult Palliative Medicine Program puts more focus on helping patients manage the physical and emotional pain from chronic disease and dying.
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Acupuncture Provides True Pain Relief in Study

Acupuncture Provides True Pain Relief in Study | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Acupuncture outperformed sham treatments and standard care when used by people suffering from osteoarthritis, migraines and chronic back, neck and shoulder pain. (An alternative to conventional chronic pain treatment.
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Common Medicines that Contain Acetaminophen | KnowYourDose

Common Medicines that Contain Acetaminophen | KnowYourDose | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Did you know some #allergy meds contain #acetaminophen? Learn more and RT: http://t.co/mluaKYGcrN
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Upping vigorous exercise may improve fibromyalgia | Yahoo! Health

Upping vigorous exercise may improve fibromyalgia | Yahoo! Health | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For those who are able, exercising once or twice more weekly may alleviate some symptoms of a chronic pain condition without making joints feel worse, according to a new study.
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Fibromyalgia: Living Beyond Chronic Pain and Fatigue

Fibromyalgia: Living Beyond Chronic Pain and Fatigue | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Here’s how to get past chronic pain and fatigue to live a full life with fibromyalgia.

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The Gender Gap in Pain - New York Times

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The Gender Gap in Pain
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These differences are particularly important for the millions of women living with chronic pain. An estimated 25 percent of Americans experience chronic pain, and a disproportionate number of them are women.

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» Sex, Intimacy and Chronic Pain - Living with Chronic Pain

» Sex, Intimacy and Chronic Pain - Living with Chronic Pain | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
dealing with intimacy issues resulting from chronic pain, illness, disability and loss of libido and connecting with your partner.

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Fibromyalgia: Coping with an Illness Others Cannot See

Fibromyalgia: Coping with an Illness Others Cannot See | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Ideally it becomes our decision when and how to make our experience visible and when to keep it invisible.

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Sophia Williams's curator insight, December 9, 2013 1:23 PM

Fibromyalgia has been a troublesome illness for many years, as it is difficult to diagnose, and difficult to cope with as it has so many symptoms and is also known as an 'invisible illness'. From a personal note I can identify with how difficult this can be to cope with, and this article is very useful for those suffering and those around them.

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Upper Darby Chronic Pain Center Announces Success With Multidisciplinary Pain Management

Upper Darby Chronic Pain Center Announces Success With Multidisciplinary Pain Management | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
The Art of Wellness, an interventional pain center, is having success with their multidisciplinary pain management approach.

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How many pain management doctors can I see?

How many pain management doctors can I see? | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
by LSE Library How many pain management doctors can I see? I went to a pain management doctor in south Houston Texas last week. It was for back pain and I (How many pain management doctors can I see?

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Depression And The Harmful Medications That Go With It

Depression And The Harmful Medications That Go With It | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Depression is one of the most commonly diagnosed mood and psychiatric disorders. More than 120 million people on the planet suffer from depression, that is a lot of medication to be distributed. De...
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Treating chronic pain as a disease in its own right - Irish Times

Treating chronic pain as a disease in its own right - Irish Times | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Treating chronic pain as a disease in its own right
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That notion is slowly changing as doctors come to realise that chronic pain, mostly located in the lower back, is a medical condition itself.
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Breakthrough research suggests simple ways to reverse chronic pain

Breakthrough research suggests simple ways to reverse chronic pain | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
People who suffer from chronic pain often feel like the experience dominates their lives, and changes them profoundly. Now, a group of pain researchers and geneticists have discovered that this feeling isn't far from scientific truth.
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Can Vitamin D Can Help Chronic Pain?

Can Vitamin D Can Help Chronic Pain? | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Vitamin D deficiency is associated to less cognitive performance . Then again, pain is also associated with lower cognitive performance.  So vitamin D deficiency and pain have in common that low cognition.
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Fibromyalgia & Communication - Part 2

How do we talk about fibromyalgia with our loved ones? (Fibromyalgia & Communication - Part 2:

Fibromyalgia & Communication - Part 2

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The Daily Checkup: Acupuncture is proving effective in treating many types of chronic pain 

The Daily Checkup: Acupuncture is proving effective in treating many types of chronic pain  | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Acupuncture has been getting a lot of good press lately, from celebrities like Fergie and Penelope Cruz as well as from researchers at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center on the upper East Side, who found it could help reduce chronic pain.
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Explaining Chronic Pain in Children

Explaining Chronic Pain in Children | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Young patients with unexplained chronic pain may no longer have to wait for diagnosis and treatment if they have a condition previously not reported in children, researchers report. Photo: By iStock. Young patients with ...

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The Pain Toolkit - Helping People With Persistent Pain

The Pain Toolkit - Helping People With Persistent Pain | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
The Pain Toolkit is a simple information booklet that could provide you with some handy tips and skills to support you along the way to managing your pain.

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Fibromyalgia Treatment - Research Based Solutions !

Fibromyalgia Treatment - Research Based Solutions ! | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Treating Fibromyalgia is complex with a huge number of Fibromyalgia Treatment options available. Learn which Treatment for Fibromyalgia may be best for you! (RT @FibroTrackTerry: Learn about the fundamentals of Fibromyalgia Treatment.

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New FibroTrack Online Fibromyalgia Management System Supercharges ... - Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)

New FibroTrack Online Fibromyalgia Management System Supercharges ... - Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
New FibroTrack Online Fibromyalgia Management System Supercharges ...

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Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen Tablets 10 mg/500 mg: Recall - Potential for Oversized Tablets

UPDATED 12/21/2012: Mylan announced a voluntary nationwide recall to the retail level of three lots of Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen Tablets, USP 10 mg/500 mg (Lots 3037841, 3040859 and 3042573).

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Finding A Chiropractor Online For Back Pain

You want to hire chiropractic doctor for your back pain then you should use internet facility. These days, people are taking advantages from Austin.

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Pain medications aren't the problem -- abusive users and enabler doctors are - The Sun

Pain medications aren't the problem -- abusive users and enabler doctors areThe SunSorry to say, I have never read a balanced article on the benefits of pain medicine.

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Drugs, Depression, Multiple Suicide Attempts, 7 Things You Didn't ...

Drugs, Depression, Multiple Suicide Attempts, 7 Things You Didn't ... | Fibromadness | Scoop.it
Following a lifetime of notorious battles with addiction and depression, Mindy McCready's tragic death was just as dramatic as the troubled years that led up to it. As RadarOnline.com previously reported, McCready shot ...
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