Fibromyalgia is a condition that mostly affects the muscles and soft tissue in your body.
Symptoms of Fibromyalgia
Chronic muscle pain
Sleep issues (insomnia or oversleeping but waking up still tired)
Painful tender points or trigger points
Pain that does not respond to over the counter medicines
Brain Fog (memory issues and general confusion)
Reduces ability for physical activities
Stiffness upon waking or sitting in one position too long
Sensitivity to sounds, light, foods, smells, temperature change, medication and certain foods
Treatment for Fibromyalgia
There is no known cure for Fibromyalgia, Basically symptoms are treated with some medications that control pain such as Lyrica and Cymbalta, physical therapy and some are turning to medical marijuana to help ease symptoms.
Articles on Fibromyalgia
Fibromyalgia Support Groups
Fibromyalgia Connect (Facebook)
Fibromyalgia Network (Facebook)
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Books on Fibromyalgia
Fibro Awareness Items
Fundraising for a Cause not only has lots of Fibro Awareness Items but you can buy them in bulk and resell them to help you raise money for treatment or living costs.
Zazzle has a lot of stores with Fibro awareness items and they are usually made by Fibro patients trying to raise money.
Fibromyalgia Symptoms 15 Oz Stainless Steel Travel Mug by FunWithFibro
Browse Fibromyalgia Mugs online at Zazzle.com