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Social Security Administration Issues New Fibromyalgia Disability Ruling - U.S. Politics Today

Social Security Administration Issues New Fibromyalgia Disability Ruling - U.S. Politics Today | Fibromyalgia | Scoop.it
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Todi's Treasures's curator insight, October 2, 2013 8:53 PM

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Qigong Eases Fibromyalgia Pain - MedPage Today

MedPage TodayQigong Eases Fibromyalgia PainMedPage TodayRoutine practice of qigong (chi gung) seemed to significantly improve pain in patients with fibromyalgia and lessened the impact of the disorder.
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Fibromyalgia: Fibromyalgia: The Muscle Pain Epidemic Is it ME by Another Name? (Part 1)

Fibromyalgia: Fibromyalgia: The Muscle Pain Epidemic Is it ME by Another Name? (Part 1) | Fibromyalgia | Scoop.it
Fibromyalgia: The Muscle Pain Epidemic Is it ME by Another Name?
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About the Marshall Protocol

The Marshall Protocol is a medical treatment being used by physicians worldwide to treat a variety of chronic inflammatory and autoimmune diseases including (but not limited to) sarcoidosis, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, fibromyalgia, Crohn’s Disease, and rheumatoid arthritis. While other treatments for chronic disease use palliative medications in an effort to cover up symptoms, the Marshall Protocol is a curative treatment, which strives to address the root cause of the disease process.

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7 Ways to Cope with Fibromyalgia Morning Pain - Fibromyalgia Center - Everyday Health

7 Ways to Cope with Fibromyalgia Morning Pain - Fibromyalgia Center - Everyday Health | Fibromyalgia | Scoop.it
Morning pain and stiffness are common when you're coping with fibromyalgia. Learn tips and strategies to lessen fibromyalgia pain and make mornings easier.
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Dr. Murphree Talk - 2

Part 2: The only way to treat this is to make these people healthy from the inside out. Don't just target different symptoms with different meds.
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Low-Dose Naltrexone Reduces the Symptoms of Fibromyalgia - Stanford Systems Neuroscience & Pain Lab - Stanford University School of Medicine

Low-Dose Naltrexone Reduces the Symptoms of Fibromyalgia - Stanford Systems Neuroscience & Pain Lab - Stanford University School of Medicine | Fibromyalgia | Scoop.it
In six out of ten participants, LDN was significantly better than placebo at reducing fibromyalgia symptoms. LDN reduced daily pain, the highest level of pain, fatigue, and stress. Other symptoms, such as sleep problems, gastrointestinal complaints, and headaches, also seemed to be helped.
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Readers Respond: Top Supplements as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & Fibromyalgia Treatments

Anecdotal experiences with supplements that work or don't work for fibromyalgia.
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Lyrica: 10 Things You Should Know

Lyrica (pregabalin) safety decreases the chance for undesirable side effects. Safety warnings about Lyrica (pregabalin) should be respected. Lyrica has been approved for the treatment of fibromyalgia.
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What conditions can be confused with fibromyalgia? | The Arthritis ...

What conditions can be confused with fibromyalgia? | The Arthritis ... | Fibromyalgia | Scoop.it
Chad Boomershine wrote an excellent review article on fibromyalgia in Rheumatology Practice News. One of the most valuable pieces in the article is the list of potential diseases to exclude when faced with a patient who may ...
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Stacy Hall's curator insight, February 7, 2013 8:19 AM

There are so many diseases that have similar symtoms. But sometimes patients can have more than just one. For example fibromyaliga and lupus. It is important to read,use the internet and talk to your doctors till they can diagnosis it.

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Qigong for fibromyalgia | Holistic Future

Qigong for fibromyalgia | Holistic Future | Fibromyalgia | Scoop.it

Typically, fibromyalgia patients experience widespread chronic pain and are usually left with few options to control it.

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A blog about fibromyalgia by the author of The Mind-Body Connection

I am a retired RN, educator, patient and author of Integrative Therapies for Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and Myofascial Pain: The Mind-Body Connection. (co-author Jeff Miller, PhD). It is important to have friends that support one another, focus on positives, and accept that some days though trying to do our best; we do not prevail, the peak and valley of chronic illness. This is why I look forward to a continued relationship with those who advocate, educate, blog, donate their time, talent and treasures for all neuro-endocrine-immune disorders "Harmony inspires collaboration; hope instills forward momentum fueled by mental, emotional, and spiritual energy to balance the physical challenges that make us a community.” (One of my personal affirmations)

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Get Well: Exercise Tips For Fibromyalgia Sufferers - Networked Politics

Get Well: Exercise Tips For Fibromyalgia Sufferers - Networked Politics | Fibromyalgia | Scoop.it
However, those who have fibromyalgia are often not in the best of shape, so it is important to implement the exercise carefully and with a plan in mind. Here are some exercise tips for fibromyalgia sufferers that can help you to ...
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CureTogether Blog » Blog Archive » Patients Say Fibromyalgia Drugs Make Things Worse, Rest is Best

CureTogether Blog » Blog Archive » Patients Say Fibromyalgia Drugs Make Things Worse, Rest is Best | Fibromyalgia | Scoop.it
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Excellent!
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Dr. Murphree Talk - 1

Dr. Rodger Murphree talks to a group of healthcare providers - subject is how to treat Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. See more info at www.Treati...
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Fibromyalgia or Lyme Disease?

A post from the NLD-in-Common Yahoo Group suggesting that many cases of Lyme Disease may be misdiagnosed as fibromyalgia (with links)
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FMS symptoms, treatments, cures, medicine, relief, causes and more. | Fibromyalgia

FMS symptoms, treatments, cures, medicine, relief, causes and more. | Fibromyalgia | Fibromyalgia | Scoop.it
Another fibro blog
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Fibromyalgia Info Blog

Fibromyalgia affects an estimated 5.8 million Americans. Here you'll find in-depth fibromyalgia information including symptoms, pain relief, and promising treatments. (A blog about fibromyalgia, written by one who has had it since childhood.)
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fibromyalgia and children? | Fibromyalgia Info Blog

People with fibro tend to lack magnesium. Supplements and/or Epsom salts baths can help. Anecdotal, from the Fibromyalgia Info Blog
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Cymbalta - Duloxetine HCl - Dosage - Side Effects - Drug Interactions

Cymbalta (duloxetine HCl) drug information, dosage, side effects, drug interactions, and warnings. Cymbalta, generic drug name duloxetine hydrochloride, is a selective serotonin and norepinephrine dual reuptake inhibitor (SSNRI) antidepressant.
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