All Fibromyalgia Articles

Two moms, one with multiple sclerosis, another with a host of chronic conditions including fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, and migraine, spent weeks with fever, fatigue, and chest tightness. Still recovering, they talk about what they went through.

Two different women, living with multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, and chronic migraine, spent weeks with fever, fatigue, and chest tightness. Still recovering from COVID-19, they talk about symptoms, testing, and isolation.

Researchers are beginning to correlate fibromyalgia with trigger points and pain in the foot, especially in women. How to keep your quality of life moving forward. 

Foot pain and fibromyalgia may be linked, especially in women. Here's what the research says and how to keep on walking.

Many people may not associate chronic pain conditions with MCS—but there is a connection, and gut health could be a culprit.

Many people with fibromyalgia also have multiple chemical sensitivity. There may be a gut health or diet connection.

International journalist Hellen Berger shares how she works every day to step out of her comfort zone and overcome her widespread pain.

Living with a chronic illness is an everyday struggle, and this author takes measured steps to work toward overcoming fibromyalgia.

Obtaining a timely and accurate diagnosis of this complex, chronic pain disorder can be difficult. Knowing what to expect at the doctor's office may ease the process. Plus: A new blood test offers hope.

Getting a proper diagnosis from the get-go may improve long-term fibromyalgia treatment and functionality.

A closer look at fibromyalgia symptoms in women, told by one mother living with this invisible condition.

A Closer Look at Living with Fibromyalgia Symptoms in Women

An iconic performer provides an intimate look at how chronic pain impacts her daily life in her film "Gaga: Five Foot Two."

In her new documentary, Gaga: Five Foot Two, the entertainer discusses her struggle with chronic pain from fibromyalgia. A PPM expert explains the impact.
A writer with fibromyalgia and Lyme disease explains what not to say to a friend with chronic pain.

How Psychologists Treat Fibromyalgia

When you have fibromyalgia, taking care of your mental and emotional health is just as important as taking care of your physical health.

How to Thrive with Fibromyalgia

From exercising more to reducing your stress, this article shows you 5 lifestyle tips that can help you thrive with fibromyalgia.

An Exercise Plan to Manage Fibromyalgia

When you have fibromyalgia, exercise is most likely the last thing on your mind. But did you know that exercise can actually help ease pain and other fibromyalgia symptoms? Find out what exercises you should be doing to help treat fibromyalgia.

Genetics, Viruses, and Obesity May Play a Role in Fibromyalgia

No one knows for sure what exactly causes fibromyalgia, but researchers may have some clues. Experts think that genetics and stress may play a role in developing fibromyalgia, but find out what else may cause this pain condition.

Heat Therapy and Flexibility Exercises to Manage Fibromyalgia

Physical therapy is just one of many treatment options that can help ease fibromyalgia symptoms. It’s typically a safe and highly effective way to relieve pain. Learn how physical therapy can help manage fibromyalgia, and see if it can work for you.

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Learn more about the most common fibromyalgia medications and discover if they may be right for you.

Fibromyalgia Facts and Tips

This article includes 11 facts and tips to boost your knowledge of fibromyalgia.

What to Eat to Ease Fibromyalgia Symptoms

Although there’s really no such thing as a fibromyalgia diet, eating certain foods—while limiting other foods—can help ease the chronic pain and other symptoms associated with fibromyalgia. Find out what you should be eating for fibromyalgia.

For a health condition that can be so challenging to live with, fibromyalgia is often maddeningly hard to diagnose. This complex package of symptoms usually includes widespread pain, chronic fatigue, memory and mood issues. Here, an inside look.

Most patients with fibromyalgia suffer from widespread pain, but what are some other common fibromyalgia symptoms that can occur?

Acupuncture, Massage, and Meditation to Ease Fibromyalgia Symptoms

From acupuncture to massage, there are numerous alternative treatments for fibromyalgia. But are they right for you, and can they help you decrease pain and other fibromyalgia symptoms? Find out how alternative treatments for fibromyalgia can help.

Learning you have fibromyalgia can be a relief at first. It might be comforting to know your symptoms aren't all in your head. And that there's a name for your condition. But you may also be wondering, what next? What can you do to feel better and get on with life? Here's a look at a variety of effective treatments.

Fibromyalgia treatments can help you live better with symptoms like widespread pain, fatigue, insomnia, anxiety, and depression. Here, experts explain best treatments.

Fatigue, sleep struggles, and brain fog are just a few of the common symptoms of FM

There are many general guidelines that your doctor uses to make an accurate fibromyalgia diagnosis.

Understanding the causes, symptoms, and treatments for fibromyalgia syndrome can help you live your best life.

Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain disorder that’s characterized by widespread muscle pain and debilitating fatigue. Find out about what causes this mysterious disorder, as well as common fibromyalgia symptoms, including fatigue, anxiety, and depression.