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Fibromyalgia Now Widely Recognized as Requiring Multimodal Approach

  • By plainTRUUS · New reply yesterday at 12:22 pm
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  • International ratings of different treatments. icle.aspx?ses=ogst&d=Clinical+Pain+Medic ine&d_id=82&i=ISSUE%3a+March+2014&i_id=1 042&a_id=26039 ...


  • By TedHutchinson · New reply yesterday at 7:07 am
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  • Free full text review article available from JAMA FibromyalgiaA Clinical Review FREE Do bear in mind this article is written by a person with close links to Big Pharma so represents the "medical viewpoint ...

Clinical Trials

  • By LilMinks · Posted April 16, 2014
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  • I came across a website which shows a snapshort (and direct link) of registered clinical trials with a fibromyalgia database. The results could be very useful if your meds are not ...

The FMa Test

  • By LilMinks · New reply April 4, 2014
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  • Has anyone taken the Fibro blood test ...

New Treatment

  • By Wanda43 · New reply March 27, 2014
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  • Today on the news new treatment for fibro is called transcranial magnetic stimulation approved by the FDA still experimental but it works on some people, to bad I can not have it because I had a cervical ...

Piercing together the Puzzle of Fibromyalgia

  • By LilMinks · New reply March 19, 2014
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  • I came across an article in Liebert Pubs by Jacob Teitelbaum. He states that fibro is due to an energy crisis - the body is not making enough energy and that there is widespread deficits in energy production ...

Invisible Life and NFMCP

  • By elizabeth_sterling · New reply February 27, 2014
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  • The National Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Association shared my piece 'The invisible affliction'. The president said 'it would resonate with millions'. Super honored and amazed. Hope it resonates with ...

Vitamin D supplements reduce pain in fibromyalgia sufferers

  • By TedHutchinson · New reply January 19, 2014
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  • Vitamin D supplements reduce pain in fibromyalgia sufferers Quite an interesting piece of work but it's about time people working with those with FMS and Vitamin D3 started applying a little common sense ...


  • By KarenRo · New reply December 18, 2013
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  • Hi, everyone! I just read an article on a website called, Health Rising. It is a site "committed to breakthroughs in ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia." The title of the article is, "Big Antiviral Trial Could Usher ...

FDA survey for us!

  • By elizabeth_sterling · New reply December 10, 2013
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  • My mom sent me this, the FDA is meeting to discuss how to improve FM treatment. People with FM can submit answers to the questions below. You can do it online at (search FDA-2013-N-1041-0001 ...

Fibromyalgia – Some may have Small Fiber Neuropathy.

  • By Bev55 · New reply December 3, 2013
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  • Fibromyalgia – Further Elucidation of Small Fiber Neuropathy Presence. Came across this idea a few times and here is a link/ recent report: Not ALL with FMS have this, but ...

FDA Seeking Public Comments on Fibromyalgia

  • By Zyp · New reply October 26, 2013
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  • inreport/fda-seeking-public-comments-fib romyalgia-8821990.html What medications do you take to treat fibromyalgia? Do they work? How does fibromyalgia affect ...

Latest Fibromyalgia Research

  • By Zyp · New reply October 24, 2013
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  • Here's a series of three posts summing up important new research about Fibromyalgia and why it causes us so much pain: Fibromyalgia Pain I: Brains Being Pummeled With Too Much Information ...

Any questions for the DEA

  • By VTway · Posted October 14, 2013
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  • I was given the name and phone number of the deputy DEA officer in the area where I live. I am so excited to have the opportunity for a sit down. I wanted to check with all my friends here on Inspire ...


  • By auntbev · New reply August 31, 2013
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  • Fibromyalgia was officially recognized by the Social Security Administration as a qualifying condition for Social Security Disability Benefits in a July 2012 ruling. A complete copy of the ruling that ...

Information Needed From Men With FM/Chronic Pain

  • By VTway · Posted August 12, 2013
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  • In the latest edition of Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Life magazine, the National Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Association is looking for input from men with these conditions. The magazine wrote, "We ...

Thank you

  • By christinejm · New reply June 20, 2013
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  • Hi all. Again this is Chris's husband Phil. I just wanted to stop by and thank all the people of inspire for what they did for chris and what they are doing for me. From all the people that have e-mailed ...

Can this be true? Blood test for fibromyalgia.

  • By emg128 · New reply May 12, 2013
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  • y/epicgenetics-rolls-out-first-fibromyal gia-specific-blood-dx/2013-03-07 I plan on asking my dr about it next month when I go, but if anyone sees their dr before ...

new laws and pain meds

  • By screamer · New reply May 1, 2013
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  • Does anybody know if there are new things that are attached to prescribing pain meds ...

Post Traumatic Fibromyalgia

  • By endlesslove · New reply April 20, 2013
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  • I came upon this article online and wondered if others could trace their onset of fibromyalgia to a traumatic event like I can. 0040610/posttraumatic-stress-fibromyalgi ...

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