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Most Effective Treatment for Fibromyalgia Among Least Used Says Report

Most Effective Treatment for Fibromyalgia Among Least Used Says Report

Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson The National Pain Report recently released the results of its fibromyalgia survey examining treatment effectiveness... [06/11/16]
ACTION ALERT:  Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important

ACTION ALERT: Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important

Reprinted with the kind permission of the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association. Why would telling my story make a difference? Your voice matters to policy and... [06/08/16]
Migraine, Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS

Migraine, Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS

By Celeste Cooper May was fibromyalgia (FM) and ME/CFS (myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome) awareness month, and what a month it was! It warmed my heart to see the many campaigns for raisi... [06/01/16]
A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain?

A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain?

By Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Cognitive function tends to declines as we age. For most people the decline is modest. This “semi-normal” decline i... [06/10/16]

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Musculoskeletal pain is associated with restless legs syndrome in young adults. Musculoskeletal pain is associated with restless legs syndrome in young adults.
Editor’s Note:  I found this study particularly compelling as we recently noticed our three-year old grandson exhibiting behavior ... [06/27/16]
Progression of fibromyalgia: results from a 2-year observational fibromyalgia and Progression of fibromyalgia: results from a 2-year observational fibromyalgia and
ABSTRACT Background A previous fibromyalgia (FM) research reports that 20%-47% of diagnosed patients may not meet the study definition ... [06/26/16]
VIDEO:  Ken Questions: The Cup of Pain VIDEO: Ken Questions: The Cup of Pain
In this poignant video, Ken McKim encourages empathy and compassion for those with chronic pain. ... [06/25/16]
An ME/CFS and FM Recovery Story An ME/CFS and FM Recovery Story
By Helen Germanos Leaning back, the engines of our plane roar and we hurtle along the runway, then up into the air. The day is a dull one ... [06/24/16]
Can the Can the "MIND Diet" Reduce "Brain Fog" Due to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia?
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH The short answer is we don't know, because research on "brainfog" has been ... [06/23/16]


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Most Effective Treatment for Fibromyalgia Among Least Used Says Report Most Effective Treatment for Fibromyalgia Among Least Used Says Report
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson The National Pain Report recently released the results of its fibromyalgia survey exa ... [06/11/16]
ACTION ALERT:  Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important ACTION ALERT: Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important
Reprinted with the kind permission of the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association. Why would telling my story make a differe ... [06/08/16]
Migraine, Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS Migraine, Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS
By Celeste Cooper May was fibromyalgia (FM) and ME/CFS (myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome) awareness month, and what a m ... [06/01/16]
A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain? A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain?
By Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Cognitive function tends to declines as we age. For most people the decline is modest. This &ldq ... [06/10/16]
Allodynia and Fibromyalgia Allodynia and Fibromyalgia
By Nikki Albert Does your skin burn like it has a sunburn on it? Does contact with your clothes aggravate you beyond belief? Does even th ... [05/28/16]


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A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain? A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain?
By Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Cognitive function tends to declines as we age. For most people the decline is modest. This &ldq ... [Stars: 5.00]
Cognitive performance in women with fibromyalgia: A case-control study. Cognitive performance in women with fibromyalgia: A case-control study.
ABSTRACT BACKGROUND/AIM   This study aimed to evaluate the differences in cognitive skills between women with fibromyalgia and healthy ... [Stars: 5.00]
Update:  S.483 Ensuring Patient Access and National Pain Strategy Update: S.483 Ensuring Patient Access and National Pain Strategy
Reprinted with the kind permission of Celeste Cooper. It’s hard to believe that it has been a year since I first made a call t ... [Stars: 5.00]
New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. Almost 80% of ME/CFS and FM patients reported that insomnia w ... [Stars: 5.00]
Wine Substance Beats Lyrica in Fibromyalgia Study Wine Substance Beats Lyrica in Fibromyalgia Study
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. Lyrica is the king of the FDA-approved drugs for FM. More peop ... [Stars: 5.00]


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VIDEO:  Michigan Fibromyalgia Awareness Day VIDEO: Michigan Fibromyalgia Awareness Day
Sharon Waldrop, Founder and President of the Fibromyalgia Association of Michigan and Vice President of the National Fibromyalgia & Chro ...
VIDEO:  Good news from NIH and what we need to do going forward VIDEO: Good news from NIH and what we need to do going forward
In honor of International Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Awareness Day, Dr. Jarred Younger shares som ...
VIDEO:  Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 1 VIDEO: Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 1
Exercise is the BEST REMEDY—but only if you do it not too much, not too little, but JUST RIGHT! If you have Fibromyalgia (FM) ...
VIDEO:  Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 2 VIDEO: Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 2
This post by Dr. Richard Podell is the second segment of three videos with Kim Jones, RN, PhD, associate professor at th ...
VIDEO:  Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 3 VIDEO: Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 3
This post by Dr. Richard Podell is the final segment with Kim Jones, RN, PhD, associate professor at the School of Nursing of t ...


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Have Doctors Gone Too Far on Exercise for Fibromyalgia? Have Doctors Gone Too Far on Exercise for Fibromyalgia?
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. There is no question that physical exercise can be helpful in fibr ... [Comments: 8]
Fibromyalgia's Long Journey to Legitimacy Fibromyalgia's Long Journey to Legitimacy
By Karen Lee Richards As we commemorate another Fibromyalgia Awareness Day, it's a good time to take a look at just how far we've ... [Comments: 6]
ACTION ALERT:  Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important ACTION ALERT: Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important
Reprinted with the kind permission of the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association. Why would telling my story make a differe ... [Comments: 5]
Update:  S.483 Ensuring Patient Access and National Pain Strategy Update: S.483 Ensuring Patient Access and National Pain Strategy
Reprinted with the kind permission of Celeste Cooper. It’s hard to believe that it has been a year since I first made a call t ... [Comments: 4]
VIDEO:  Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 1 VIDEO: Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 1
Exercise is the BEST REMEDY—but only if you do it not too much, not too little, but JUST RIGHT! If you have Fibromyalgia (FM) ... [Comments: 1]


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VIDEO:  Ken Questions: The Cup of Pain VIDEO: Ken Questions: The Cup of Pain
In this poignant video, Ken McKim encourages empathy and compassion for those with chronic pain. ... [06/25/16]
An ME/CFS and FM Recovery Story An ME/CFS and FM Recovery Story
By Helen Germanos Leaning back, the engines of our plane roar and we hurtle along the runway, then up into the air. The day is a dull one... [06/24/16]
Can the Can the "MIND Diet" Reduce "Brain Fog" Due to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia?
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH The short answer is we don't know, because research on "brainfog" has been... [06/23/16]
Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy:  A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy: A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Dry needling is a technique used by specially trained physic... [06/21/16]
SURVEY RESULTS: Should Opioids Be Restricted for Chronic Illness? SURVEY RESULTS: Should Opioids Be Restricted for Chronic Illness?
Last month the editors at ProHealth ran a survey regarding the recent restriction of opioids to patients with chronic pain conditions. Accor... [06/20/16]


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Most Effective Treatment for Fibromyalgia Among Least Used Says Report Most Effective Treatment for Fibromyalgia Among Least Used Says Report
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson The National Pain Report recently released the results of its fibromyalgia survey exa ... [06/11/16]
ACTION ALERT:  Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important ACTION ALERT: Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important
Reprinted with the kind permission of the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association. Why would telling my story make a differe ... [06/08/16]
Migraine, Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS Migraine, Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS
By Celeste Cooper May was fibromyalgia (FM) and ME/CFS (myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome) awareness month, and what a m ... [06/01/16]
Allodynia and Fibromyalgia Allodynia and Fibromyalgia
By Nikki Albert Does your skin burn like it has a sunburn on it? Does contact with your clothes aggravate you beyond belief? Does even th ... [05/28/16]
Is Emergency Stress Impacting Your Fibromyalgia Body? Is Emergency Stress Impacting Your Fibromyalgia Body?
By Sue Ingebretson Has this ever happened to you? You leave your fibromyalgia doctor’s office later than planned. It’s getting dark an ... [06/10/16]


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Update:  S.483 Ensuring Patient Access and National Pain Strategy Update: S.483 Ensuring Patient Access and National Pain Strategy
Reprinted with the kind permission of Celeste Cooper. It’s hard to believe that it has been a year since I first made a call t ... [Stars: 5.00]
Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy:  A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy: A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Dry needling is a technique used by specially trained physic ... [Stars: 5.00]
Coming Soon – A Happy Seven: An Experimental Short Film About Fibromyalgia Coming Soon – A Happy Seven: An Experimental Short Film About Fibromyalgia
By Melissa Swanson I was attending a fibromyalgia support group meeting at the Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute where I met So ... [Stars: 4.95]
3 Ways to Support Your Spouse When You're Chronically Ill 3 Ways to Support Your Spouse When You're Chronically Ill
By Kami Lingren In the midst of all the challenging constants in this life with chronic illness, one thing I'm sure many of us are th ... [Stars: 4.90]
Are You ‘Activated’? Mast Cell Activation Syndrome and ME/CFS/FM Are You ‘Activated’? Mast Cell Activation Syndrome and ME/CFS/FM
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. Mast Cell Activation Syndrome is new to the medical professio ... [Stars: 4.90]


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VIDEO:  Ken Questions: The Cup of Pain VIDEO: Ken Questions: The Cup of Pain
In this poignant video, Ken McKim encourages empathy and compassion for those with chronic pain. ...
An ME/CFS and FM Recovery Story An ME/CFS and FM Recovery Story
By Helen Germanos Leaning back, the engines of our plane roar and we hurtle along the runway, then up into the air. The day is a dull one ...
Can the Can the "MIND Diet" Reduce "Brain Fog" Due to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia?
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH The short answer is we don't know, because research on "brainfog" has been ...
Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy:  A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy: A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Dry needling is a technique used by specially trained physic ...
SURVEY RESULTS: Should Opioids Be Restricted for Chronic Illness? SURVEY RESULTS: Should Opioids Be Restricted for Chronic Illness?
Last month the editors at ProHealth ran a survey regarding the recent restriction of opioids to patients with chronic pain conditions. Accor ...


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Have Doctors Gone Too Far on Exercise for Fibromyalgia? Have Doctors Gone Too Far on Exercise for Fibromyalgia?
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. There is no question that physical exercise can be helpful in fibr ... [Comments: 8]
Fibromyalgia's Long Journey to Legitimacy Fibromyalgia's Long Journey to Legitimacy
By Karen Lee Richards As we commemorate another Fibromyalgia Awareness Day, it's a good time to take a look at just how far we've ... [Comments: 6]
ACTION ALERT:  Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important ACTION ALERT: Telling Your Chronic Pain Story Now is Important
Reprinted with the kind permission of the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association. Why would telling my story make a differe ... [Comments: 5]
Update:  S.483 Ensuring Patient Access and National Pain Strategy Update: S.483 Ensuring Patient Access and National Pain Strategy
Reprinted with the kind permission of Celeste Cooper. It’s hard to believe that it has been a year since I first made a call t ... [Comments: 4]
SURVEY RESULTS: Should Opioids Be Restricted for Chronic Illness? SURVEY RESULTS: Should Opioids Be Restricted for Chronic Illness?
Last month the editors at ProHealth ran a survey regarding the recent restriction of opioids to patients with chronic pain conditions. Accor ... [Comments: 1]


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Musculoskeletal pain is associated with restless legs syndrome in young adults. Musculoskeletal pain is associated with restless legs syndrome in young adults.
Editor’s Note:  I found this study particularly compelling as we recently noticed our three-year old grandson exhibiting behavior ... [06/27/16]
Progression of fibromyalgia: results from a 2-year observational fibromyalgia and Progression of fibromyalgia: results from a 2-year observational fibromyalgia and
ABSTRACT Background A previous fibromyalgia (FM) research reports that 20%-47% of diagnosed patients may not meet the study definition ... [06/26/16]
Heart Rate Variability for Quantification of Autonomic Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia. Heart Rate Variability for Quantification of Autonomic Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia.
Abstract OBJECTIVE To quantify autonomic dysfunction in fibromyalgia patients compared to healthy controls using heart rate variabilit ... [06/23/16]
Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Naltrexone is an FDA approved medicine used to block the ... [06/18/16]
New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. Almost 80% of ME/CFS and FM patients reported that insomnia w ... [06/17/16]


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New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. Almost 80% of ME/CFS and FM patients reported that insomnia w ... [06/17/16]
Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Naltrexone is an FDA approved medicine used to block the ... [06/18/16]
Impact of migraine on fibromyalgia symptoms. Impact of migraine on fibromyalgia symptoms.
ABSTRACT BACKGROUND Fibromyalgia (FMS) and high frequency episodic/chronic migraine (M) very frequently co-occur, suggesting common pa ... [05/31/16]
One year in review 2016: fibromyalgia. One year in review 2016: fibromyalgia.
Abstract   Fibromyalgia (FM) syndrome is a chronic disease with unknown aetiology, characterised by widespread pain, fatigue and other fun ... [05/15/16]
Research Survey:  What Do You Think About Fibromyalgia Treatments? Research Survey: What Do You Think About Fibromyalgia Treatments?
Researchers from the University of Colorado School of Medicine are conducting a research study investigating treatment preferences among per ... [05/19/16]


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Cognitive performance in women with fibromyalgia: A case-control study. Cognitive performance in women with fibromyalgia: A case-control study.
ABSTRACT BACKGROUND/AIM   This study aimed to evaluate the differences in cognitive skills between women with fibromyalgia and healthy ... [Stars: 5.00]
New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. Almost 80% of ME/CFS and FM patients reported that insomnia w ... [Stars: 5.00]
Wine Substance Beats Lyrica in Fibromyalgia Study Wine Substance Beats Lyrica in Fibromyalgia Study
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. Lyrica is the king of the FDA-approved drugs for FM. More peop ... [Stars: 5.00]
Is Your Brain on Fire? the Younger Video Series Is Your Brain on Fire? the Younger Video Series
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. By Cort Johnson In this four-part series of posts we're going t ... [Stars: 4.80]
Impact of migraine on fibromyalgia symptoms. Impact of migraine on fibromyalgia symptoms.
ABSTRACT BACKGROUND Fibromyalgia (FMS) and high frequency episodic/chronic migraine (M) very frequently co-occur, suggesting common pa ... [Stars: 4.65]


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Musculoskeletal pain is associated with restless legs syndrome in young adults. Musculoskeletal pain is associated with restless legs syndrome in young adults.
Editor’s Note:  I found this study particularly compelling as we recently noticed our three-year old grandson exhibiting behavior ...
Progression of fibromyalgia: results from a 2-year observational fibromyalgia and Progression of fibromyalgia: results from a 2-year observational fibromyalgia and
ABSTRACT Background A previous fibromyalgia (FM) research reports that 20%-47% of diagnosed patients may not meet the study definition ...
Heart Rate Variability for Quantification of Autonomic Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia. Heart Rate Variability for Quantification of Autonomic Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia.
Abstract OBJECTIVE To quantify autonomic dysfunction in fibromyalgia patients compared to healthy controls using heart rate variabilit ...
Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Naltrexone is an FDA approved medicine used to block the ...
New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs New FDA Approved Device for Insomnia May Be More Effective Than Drugs
Reprinted with the kind permission of Cort Johnson and Health Rising. Almost 80% of ME/CFS and FM patients reported that insomnia w ...


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Research Survey:  What Do You Think About Fibromyalgia Treatments? Research Survey: What Do You Think About Fibromyalgia Treatments?
Researchers from the University of Colorado School of Medicine are conducting a research study investigating treatment preferences among per ... [Comments: 1]
One year in review 2016: fibromyalgia. One year in review 2016: fibromyalgia.
Abstract   Fibromyalgia (FM) syndrome is a chronic disease with unknown aetiology, characterised by widespread pain, fatigue and other fun ... [Comments: 1]
Musculoskeletal pain is associated with restless legs syndrome in young adults. Musculoskeletal pain is associated with restless legs syndrome in young adults.
Editor’s Note:  I found this study particularly compelling as we recently noticed our three-year old grandson exhibiting behavior ... [Comments: 0]
Progression of fibromyalgia: results from a 2-year observational fibromyalgia and Progression of fibromyalgia: results from a 2-year observational fibromyalgia and
ABSTRACT Background A previous fibromyalgia (FM) research reports that 20%-47% of diagnosed patients may not meet the study definition ... [Comments: 0]
Heart Rate Variability for Quantification of Autonomic Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia. Heart Rate Variability for Quantification of Autonomic Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia.
Abstract OBJECTIVE To quantify autonomic dysfunction in fibromyalgia patients compared to healthy controls using heart rate variabilit ... [Comments: 0]


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Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy:  A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy: A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Dry needling is a technique used by specially trained physic ... [06/21/16]
Thyroid Health and Fibromyalgia Thyroid Health and Fibromyalgia
When was the last time you planned a meal around your thyroid? Whether you have or not, nutrition is the only way to protect this small b ... [06/20/16]
Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Naltrexone is an FDA approved medicine used to block the ... [06/18/16]
A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain? A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain?
By Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Cognitive function tends to declines as we age. For most people the decline is modest. This &ldq ... [06/10/16]
VIDEO:  Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 3 VIDEO: Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 3
This post by Dr. Richard Podell is the final segment with Kim Jones, RN, PhD, associate professor at the School of Nursing of t ... [06/03/16]


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A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain? A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain?
By Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Cognitive function tends to declines as we age. For most people the decline is modest. This &ldq ... [06/10/16]
Curcumin: Your Secret Weapon to Speed Muscle Recovery After Intense Exercise Curcumin: Your Secret Weapon to Speed Muscle Recovery After Intense Exercise
A new study has uncovered a simple and safe way for athletes to recover from competition and workouts faster. Researchers from the Univer ... [05/17/16]
Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy:  A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy: A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment
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Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): Possibly a Major Breakthrough
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Naltrexone is an FDA approved medicine used to block the ... [06/18/16]
VIDEO:  Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 3 VIDEO: Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 3
This post by Dr. Richard Podell is the final segment with Kim Jones, RN, PhD, associate professor at the School of Nursing of t ... [06/03/16]


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A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain? A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain?
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Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy:  A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment Dry Needling Plus Physical Therapy: A Major Advance for Fibromyalgia Treatment
Reprinted with the kind permission of Richard Podell, MD, MPH Background Dry needling is a technique used by specially trained physic ... [Stars: 5.00]
Thyroid Health and Fibromyalgia Thyroid Health and Fibromyalgia
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How to Not Quit When You Are Living in Pain How to Not Quit When You Are Living in Pain
When you live with chronic pain like caused by Lyme disease every day your body screams "QUIT!" How do you manage to keep going de ... [Stars: 4.00]
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A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain? A NEW Form of Magnesium: Can It Help Brain Fog and Fibromyalgia Pain?
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VIDEO:  Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 3 VIDEO: Exercise and FM/CFS - Part 3
This post by Dr. Richard Podell is the final segment with Kim Jones, RN, PhD, associate professor at the School of Nursing of t ...


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 Are trigger point injections cumulative over time?
Dr. Robert Bennett is a world-renowned FM expert and researcher with more than 35 years of experience in the FM field.
Are trigger point injections cumulative over time?
Q: I have been getting weekly trigger point injections for a month. I don't see any improvement. Are the injections cumulative over time or can you suggest anything else for pain?

One should know immediately whether a myofascial trigger point injection is effective. Firstly, if the trigger point is accurately located there should be a sharp pain when it is pierced; sometimes this is associated with a muscle twitch and pain referred to a nearby location. So it is important to provide this feedback to your doctor. Assuming the injection fluid contained a local anesthetic, there should be an almost immediate reduction in pain that lasts for several hours. A more long-lasting effect often takes a day or two to become apparent. The effectiveness of trigger point injections seldom lasts more than a... [more]

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Reprinted with the kind permission of Kim Penix and Grace Is Sufficient. I’m slipping. I’ve be... [06/01/16]


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