Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia syndrome is a common and chronic disorder characterized by widespread muscle pain, fatigue, and multiple tender points.
What is Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia syndrome is a chronic painful condition that leads to pain at specific tender points or all over the body.

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Integrated community care approach can offer solution to struggling rheumatology services, experts say

Integrated community care approach can offer solution to struggling rheumatology services, experts say

Boost now or wait? Many wonder how best to ride out covid’s next wave

Boost now or wait? Many wonder how best to ride out covid’s next wave

How Pfizer won the pandemic, reaping outsize profit and influence

How Pfizer won the pandemic, reaping outsize profit and influence

A cancer patient who had SARS-CoV-2 for over eight months

A cancer patient who had SARS-CoV-2 for over eight months

Profound neuroinflammation associated with long COVID

Profound neuroinflammation associated with long COVID

Personal construct therapy found to be effective in reducing depression in women with fibromyalgia

Personal construct therapy found to be effective in reducing depression in women with fibromyalgia

Study suggests history of childhood traumas may increase the risk of long COVID

Study suggests history of childhood traumas may increase the risk of long COVID

‘Injections, injections, injections’: Troubling questions follow closure of sprawling pain clinic chain

‘Injections, injections, injections’: Troubling questions follow closure of sprawling pain clinic chain

Study characterizes brain changes in adolescents affected by juvenile fibromyalgia

Study characterizes brain changes in adolescents affected by juvenile fibromyalgia

Study explores individuals’ experiences with long COVID

Study explores individuals’ experiences with long COVID

Risk factors for "long-haul" COVID in people with rheumatic diseases identified

Risk factors for "long-haul" COVID in people with rheumatic diseases identified

Frequency domain optical imaging could reliably identify lupus arthritis and track disease progression

Frequency domain optical imaging could reliably identify lupus arthritis and track disease progression

Online searches for arthritis symptoms increase among UK residents

Online searches for arthritis symptoms increase among UK residents

"FibroCOVID" - An emerging entity

"FibroCOVID" - An emerging entity

Algorithmic clustering by pain distribution may help personalize chronic pain management

Algorithmic clustering by pain distribution may help personalize chronic pain management

Inventor gender gap partially responsible for many missing female-focused inventions

Inventor gender gap partially responsible for many missing female-focused inventions

New mobile app could be useful in assessing symptom severity in chronic fatigue syndrome

New mobile app could be useful in assessing symptom severity in chronic fatigue syndrome

Many people with fibromyalgia substitute CBD for opioids and pain medications, finds study

Many people with fibromyalgia substitute CBD for opioids and pain medications, finds study

Are women more likely to develop long COVID?

Are women more likely to develop long COVID?

Researchers explore virtual reality technology for treating chronic pain

Researchers explore virtual reality technology for treating chronic pain