Hayley Wyatt suffered from the most painful condition on Earth

  The family of a young woman who died earlier this year say the medical team that cared for her neglected her. They say she...

Pain Patients Beg FDA For More Options, Easier Access To Opioids

People with chronic conditions cope with prescription restrictions and limited alternative therapies amid the nation's opioid crackdown. SILVER SPRING, Md. — One pain patient lay...

Fibro Playmate Of The Month – The Migraine Connection

Migraine is the 3rd most prevalent and 7th most disabling disease in the world. (MigraineDisease.com), and “fibromyalgia affects an estimated 10 million people in...

The Physicality Of Fibrofog, The Brain, And Pain

Those of us with fibromyalgia know fibrofog and so do researchers. Some suggest the array of cognitive difficulties could be directly related to our...

5 Things People In Chronic Pain Need More Than Advice

By Sarah Ann Shockley So many caring people are anxious to help their friends, relatives, and co-workers who are living with chronic pain that they...

Costochondritis – What It Is And What We Can Do About...

About a week ago, I noticed some lower back pain and slight pain around the back of my rib cage. I initially attributed it...

You Don’t See the Worst Days of My Illness Because I...

When you see me I’m put together. My makeup is done, my hair taken care of. I’ve learned all of the little tricks to...

21 Things Doctors Don’t Tell People About Fibromyalgia

When you are diagnosed with any chronic illness, a good doctor should tell you about the symptoms, inform you of the prognosis and offer ideas...

16 Ways to Imagine What Fibromyalgia Feels Like

When you tell someone you have fibromyalgia, you may be met with a confused look. “What’s that like?” It’s actually a tough question to answer...

20 Symptoms of Chronic Illness That Were Dismissed as ‘No Big...

Though chronic warriors all experience different symptoms and diagnoses, one thing many have in common is the experience of being told your health issues...