Fibromyalgia information and self-care tips for living a better life despite chronic illness.

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A remedy is defined as a healing medicine, application or treatment. Below is an archive of posts about natural remedies and treatments that can help relieve fibromyalgia symptoms.

  • 5 Natural Fibromyalgia Remedies 5 Natural Fibromyalgia Remedies You May Want To Try

    More and more people with fibromyalgia are looking for natural ways to gain control of their symptoms. Unfortunately, there is not a one-size-fits-all solution. You may have to experiment to find what works for you. And while it may not be possible to completely eliminate the symptoms, it is possible to improve your health with… Read More

  • Compression Socks can help with joint pain and inflammation Compression Socks Really Can Help with Joint Pain and Inflammation

    Guest post by Sarah Jones. Have you ever considered using compression socks for your joint pain or for inflammation? If you are a sufferer of chronic joint pain and/or inflammation, then you should definitely consider wearing compression socks to help relieve your pain. Not only can they help relieve your pain and inflammation, they can… Read More

  • 8 Health Benefits of Vitamin D 8 Health Benefits of Vitamin D You Did Not Expect

    Several studies report that people with fibromyalgia have low Vitamin D levels. In fact, Vitamin D deficiency has been shown to play a role in almost every major disease. Symptoms of Vitamin D deficiency include chronic pain, muscle weakness, brain fog, fatigue, depression, excessive sweating, high blood pressure, and many others. In this guest post… Read More

  • The Fibro Patient's Prescription Pain Medication Dilemma The Fibro Patient’s Prescription Pain Medication Dilemma

    Controlling the abuse of prescription pain medication may be necessary but the importance of decreasing drug abuse does not outweigh the needs of millions of people who suffer from chronic and debilitating pain. In this guest, Simone Flynn explains why fibromyalgia patients are having such a difficult time obtaining prescription pain medication. Fibromyalgia: The Pain… Read More

  • Health Benefits of Marijuana Heath Benefits Of Marijuana Infographic

    Marijuana has been shown to alleviate symptoms of a huge variety of medical conditions including anxiety, depression, sleep disorders, and chronic pain —without debilitating side effects. In an online survey of over 1,300 fibromyalgia patients conducted by the National Pain Foundation and National Pain Report sixty-two percent who have tried cannabis said it was very… Read More

  • How To Create An On The Go Migraine Kit How To Create An On-The-Go Migraine Kit

    If you suffer from chronic migraines you know how debilitating they can be. A number of factors can trigger a migraine. Some triggers such as strong odors, bright lights, and sounds are impossible to avoid when you leave the house. Even a simple trip to the grocery store can end badly. This guest post by… Read More

  • D-Ribose Increases Energy in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue D-Ribose Increases Energy in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue

    D-ribose is a simple sugar found in every cell of your body. It is an essential ingredient in stimulating natural energy production. The body makes d-ribose in tissues like the heart, skeletal muscle, nerve tissue, and the brain. Supplementing d-ribose is especially beneficial to those dealing with chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, coronary artery disease, and congestive… Read More

  • The Best Natural Remedies For Treating Fibromyalgia The Best Natural Remedies for Treating Fibromyalgia

    Today’s guest post is written by Claire, whose husband was diagnosed with fibromyalgia 2 years ago. In order to help her husband she started researching about alternative ways to treat fibromyalgia. She was surprised that some of these solutions helped her husband more than regular medications. Claire kindly asked if she could write a guest… Read More

  • Restrictions on Opioid Medications for Chronic Pain Restrictions on Opioid Medications for Chronic Pain

    For many people living with chronic pain, opioid medications are a critical component to managing their pain and overall quality of life. However, the nationwide crackdown on opioids has put chronic pain sufferers in an impossible situation. The growing fear and stigma linked to opioid use have led to chronic pain patients being viewed as… Read More

  • Managing Your Fibromyalgia Pain Safely Managing Your Fibromyalgia Pain Safely

    People with fibromyalgia are usually prescribed pain relievers, sleep medicines, antidepressants, muscle relaxants, and anti-seizure medications to help with their symptoms. These medications all come with risks and side effects so they are just as likely to do harm as to help. In this guest post, Marco gives us some tips to treat fibromyalgia pain… Read More