Drug epidemic ensnares 25-year-old pill for nerve pain

WASHINGTON (AP) — The story line sounds familiar: a popular pain drug becomes a new way to get high as prescribing by doctors soars. But...

New cannabis patch for fibromyalgia pain and diabetic nerve pain treatment

Two new medications have been developed for fibromyalgia pain and diabetic nerve pain treatment by a company specializing in cannabis-based medicines. A Transdermal patch...

Formication and Fibromyalgia: Bugs Under Your Skin: One of The Worst...

What’s the most annoying thing about fibromyalgia? Is it the constant pain? Or the fatigue that makes it impossible to do even the most...

I Won’t Apologize for Having Fun While Chronically Ill

by Julia Nelson: Published January 20, 2018 When I was six, I was hospitalized with Rocky Mountain spotted fever. At the hospital, I was encouraged to get...

Jeff Sessions: Chronic Pain Sufferers Should ‘Take An Aspirin And Tough...

During an address at the U.S. Attorney’s office in Tampa, Florida this week, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that people who suffer from chronic pain should...

Endocannabinoid Deficiency Suspected As Cause For Fibromyalgia

For decades, since fibromyalgia disproportionately affected women, those who suffered with its often debilitating effects were often labeled as “hysterical women.” Many doctors would...

Lady Gaga’s Netflix Documentary puts Fibromyalgia Front and Center

By:John Sousa [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IxI1iOi0t-c?feature=oembed] In a lot of ways, Lady Gaga’s new Netflix documentary, Gaga: Five Foot Two, is your standard pop star documentary, in the vein of...

Marijuana Gum For Fibromyalgia Pain Relief: Would You Try This???

="b-item__image-link"> By : Andre Anderson ="b-item__description">People with multiple sclerosis may have a medical marijuana gum available for treatment of symptoms by 2017 if upcoming study results are...

21 Symptoms Kids With Fibromyalgia Had That Were Brushed Off as...

By: Paige Wyant As a kid, I would lie awake at night crying because my knees ached so much I couldn’t stand it, and the muscles...

Lady Gaga Fibromyalgia Announcement Gives Voice To Millions of Patients

Logan, Utah. Statement from Sharon Waldrop, Vice President of the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association on Lady Gaga’s recent announcement that she suffers...