ProHealth me-cfs Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help

|
|

Trending News

Interview: Jennifer Brea Talks About Obstacles, Adjustments, and Inspiration

Post-Exertional Debility is an Important Symptom during Myalgic Encephalomyelitis

Burmeister Wins Lawsuit: Court Rules Government Must Produce IOM Documents

Is the physical examination normal in CFS?

Traditional Chinese medicine for chronic fatigue syndrome: A systematic review of randomized clinica...

Symptoms of autonomic dysfunction in chronic fatigue syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome and chronic fatigue six years after Giardia infection: a controlled prospec...

False Allegations of Child Abuse in Cases of Childhood Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME)

The Cheney Protocol for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Your Rights When a Disability Claim is Terminated

 
Print Page
Email Article

Fibromyalgia Research Opportunity

  [ 13 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
By Dawn A. Marcus, MD • www.ProHealth.com • March 6, 2013


Research opportunity: tell us what you think others think about your fibromyalgia

Having an "invisible" disability can be frustrating. If you have fibromyalgia, you've probably heard others say, "But you look great!" One of the frustrations I often hear from people with fibromyalgia is that important people in their lives – family, coworkers, and healthcare providers – don't seem to understand the impact that fibromyalgia can have.

Researchers in The Netherlands have developed a new tool to measure how having a chronic medical condition can affect different aspects of your life and how others might interact with you. This questionnaire has been tested in patients in a rheumatology clinic and we'd like to see what results will be uncovered in a larger group of people with fibromyalgia – so we're reaching out to an online community.

We are interested in learning about the impact of fibromyalgia in your personal, professional, and social surroundings.  Your participation in our survey will help us gain more information that can benefit other people with fibromyalgia, health care professionals, and society at large.

This survey is completely anonymous and will be completed in one sitting. Your responses will not be matched to any personal information or identifiers. This survey should take approximately 15-20 minutes to complete.  Thank you for your participation!

Here's the link to the survey:

https://duqbusiness.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0cxDixBFe5mvJmR


Editor's Note: Dr. Dawn Marcus was the lead author in the recently published study “Fibromyalgia Family and Relationship Impact Exploratory Survey.”  This survey is a continuation of her ongoing interest in and research into how fibromyalgia affects patients' lives.

Image: Copyright (c) 123RF Stock Photos




Please Discuss This Article:   Post a Comment 



[ Be the first to comment on this article ]




 
Free Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Newsletters
Subscribe to
Our FREE
Newsletter
Subscribe Now!
Receive up-to-date ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia treatment and research news
 Privacy Guaranteed  |  View Archives

Save on Vitamin B-12

Featured Products

Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®
Reduce Fatigue up to 45%
B-12 Extreme™ B-12 Extreme™
The Most Potent Vitamin B-12 on Earth
Hydroxocobalamin Extreme™ Hydroxocobalamin Extreme™
The B-12 your brain needs for detox & sharpness
MitoQ® MitoQ®
Powerful Antioxidant Support to Mitochondria
Ultra ATP+, Double Strength Ultra ATP+, Double Strength
Get energized with malic acid & magnesium

Natural Remedies

Protecting Our Eyes Against Time-Induced Damage Protecting Our Eyes Against Time-Induced Damage
The Revolutionary 'Good Fat' That Promotes Heart, Brain, Bone and Joint Health The Revolutionary 'Good Fat' That Promotes Heart, Brain, Bone and Joint Health
Magnesium + Malic Acid: One-Two Punch for Pain & Fatigue Magnesium + Malic Acid: One-Two Punch for Pain & Fatigue
The Remarkable Benefits of Reishi Medicinal Mushrooms The Remarkable Benefits of Reishi Medicinal Mushrooms
How I Found My Long-Lost Energy How I Found My Long-Lost Energy

FIBROMYALGIA RESOURCES
What is Fibromyalgia?
Fibromyalgia 101
Fibromyalgia Symptoms
Fibromyalgia Treatments
| CFS RESOURCES
What is CFS?
ME/CFS 101
ME/CFS Symptoms
ME/CFS Treatments
| FORUMS
Fibromyalgia
ME/CFS
ADVANCED MEDICAL LABS
WHOLESALE  |  AFFILIATES
GUARANTEE
CONTACT US
PRIVACY
RSS
SITE MAP
ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus
Credit Card Processing