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A Mother Suffering from Fibromyalgia Found a Cruel Note Stating ‘Being Fat and Ugly...

A WOMAN who suffers from a condition which causes severe pain all over her body found a note saying ‘being fat and ugly doesn’t count as disabled – park elsewhere’ when she left her car in a disabled space. By PETER...

Ten Important Facts About Fibromyalgia

BY JULIA NELSON 1. ALWAYS trust yourself emotionally and physically and think you can do think. You cannot be told by anyone that what you are experiencing is nor real! Just like diabetes, hypertension, & asthma, FM is a chronic medical...

Dizziness, Balance and Falls During Fibromyalgia Flares

By Adrienne Dellwo In fibromyalgia, dizziness, poor balance, and falls are common complaints. For some people, they’re a minor annoyance that crops up on occasion. In others, they can be severely debilitating and lead to regular injuries. Falling, and especially falling frequently, is...

Small Nerve Fiber Study Finds Different Kinds of Fibromyalgia Exist.

by Cort Johnson | The evidence for central nervous system dysfunction in fibromyalgia is clear: the ascending pain producing pathways are overly activated, while the descending pain inhibitory pathways are under-activated. This results is people with fibromyalgia experiencing pain where no injury...

PAIN MANAGEMENT FINDS: NALTREXONE IS A WONDER DRUG FOR FIBROMYALGIA PATIENT

By Donna Gregory Burch The pain in Janice Hollander’s legs was so excruciating that she wanted to cut them off. Diagnosed with fibromyalgia in 2013, she’d progressed through the normal litany of prescription drugs doled out by physicians – Lyrica,...

Healing Brain Injuries with Cannabis

Takeaway: Treating brain injuries with cannabis is a somewhat controversial practice, but there is a growing body of evidence that it could actually help repair the damage. One of the more controversial medical cannabis applications is its use in treating traumatic...

Worth repeating: National Cancer Institute says pot fights cancer

Last year, the National Cancer Institute — “the U.S. government’s principal agency for cancer research” — created a stir by publishing the truth: the molecules found in pot kill breast and lung cancers in lab tests. Marijuana remains a federally illegal,...

Fibromyalgia Can Lead to Blindness. New Facts

Fibromyalgia is a type of chronic pain disorder that can lead to physical and mental suffering. It could affect a lot of people and is usually prevalent among women. Fibromyalgia has strong effects on one’s nervous system, and it...

Fibromyalgia Mystery No Cure With Legalized Drugs but Marijuana Still Proves Effective

The mystery that is Fibromyalgia has long kept pharmaceutical companies from being able to create a legalized prescription drug that is effective, but for those who suffer from the syndrome it seems that marijuana still proves to be the...

DEA Gives Final Approval to Synthetic Marijuana Drug

By Pat Anson, Editor The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has approved a synthetic form of THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) – the active ingredient in marijuana that makes people “high” – as a Schedule II controlled substance. The move is the final regulatory...