High Levels of Fibroblast Growth Factor 23 May Affect Brain Health

Scientists at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) have uncovered mechanisms by which high levels of a hormone called FGF23 can reduce brain...

Extensive Brain Inflammation Present in Fibromyalgia Patients, Shows Recent Multi-center Study

A recent collaborative study involving researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden using PET imaging has revealed evidence of...

At-Last Fibromyalgia Now Considered as a Lifelong Central Nervous system

by Jasmin Collier Fibromyalgia is the second most common rheumatic disorder behind osteoarthritis and, though still widely misunderstood, is now considered to be a lifelong...

Scientists Discover the Brain’s Pain Control Center

Turning off the brain's 'pain center' could finally bring relief to millions of chronic nerve pain suffers, study finds About 10 percent of the...

Lady Gaga postpones Europe tour over ‘severe physical pain’ after revealing...

Lady Gaga has postponed the European leg of her Joannetour as she deals with the “severe physical pain” caused by fibromyalgia. The pop star wrote a heartfelt post on...

COMMON PAINKILLER DOESN’T EASE CHRONIC PAIN AFTER INJURY

A common painkiller isn’t effective in controlling the chronic pain that sometimes develops following traumatic nerve injury—but shows promise in relieving pain that may...

Fibromyalgia To Be Recognised As Long-Term Condition

Reproduced Amended Version of Story By Marie-Louise Connolly BBC News NI Health Correspondent, Additional Information and detailed is added. Official Statement is referenced at...

Fibromyalgia and Dry Eyes and Mouth

Fibromyalgia is typically characterized by widespread pain, fatigue, headaches, irritable bowel syndrome, inability to get refreshing sleep, waking up tired and stiff and developing...

Woman Who Wanted to Chop Her Leg off Finally Diagnosed With...

A woman left in such agony she wanted to chop her leg off with a chainsaw has finally been diagnosed with Lyme disease. Samantha Frost...

Lupus, Fibromyalgia, or Both?

Living with Both Conditions Pain. Fatigue. Malaise. These symptoms are just part of life when you have fibromyalgia (FMS) or lupus. When you have both fibromyalgia and lupus, you get...