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    Fibromyalgia and breathing

    Dear JobJobe33, Thank you for your reply. So I suppose you stopped chewing tobacco? In my (well, not exaxtly mine) theory pain correlated with breathing too deep and/or too fast (due to an overactive sympathetic nervous system: being stuck in the fight/flight mode). Did beathing deep and...
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    Fibromyalgia and breathing

    A pitty that nobody else replied. If you read this thread and decided not your measure your breathing frequency, could you at least tell me why not?
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    Fibromyalgia and breathing

    Dear Sarafina, Thank you for your reply. I do not feel offended, I was just curious. I didn't think about the time zones... And thank you for measuring your breathing. Yes it helps, I have a first measurement. :) (Well, a second, along with my girlfriend's). I really hope more people will...
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    Fibromyalgia and breathing

    Why is it that nobody responds? I see that this forum is quite active. Please let me know why you do not respond. Too much work? Or do you feel offended by my request? To make it a little easier (though less accurate), you could simply observe your own breathing. Count the number of breaths...
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    Bad Experiences Iin Childhood Lead To Adult Illness?

    It is the same with my girlfriend. She even sometimes gets scared when a movie switches from one scene to another, even when there is no sound. Very little is needed to get her scared.
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    Bad Experiences Iin Childhood Lead To Adult Illness?

    I also believe that fibromyalgia and childhood trauma are linked, but I suspect there is a genetic factor too. My girlfriend had a problematic childhood and started having pain in her leg when she was in her puberty, in time it faded. She has been in the fight and flight mode for a VERY long...
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    Chronic fatique and breathing

    Dear all, This message I have also posted in the General discussion forum. I also want to reach people who suffer from chronic fatique, hence a copy of my post here: My girlfriend was diagnosed with fibromyalgia in Junuary 2015. Since then, I have been reading scientific papers and books...
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    My name is Rudy

    Hello everyone, My name is Rudy, I am a physics student from the Netherlands. My girlfriend was diagnosed with fibromyalgia in January 2015. She doesn't so much like to search for information or help on the web. That's where I come in. I joined this forum to learn something more about...
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    Fibromyalgia and breathing

    Dear all, My girlfriend was diagnosed with fibromyalgia in Junuary 2015. Since then, I have been reading scientific papers and books regarding fibromyalgia and chronic fatique syndrome (from which she suffers too). One specific (Dutch) book, written by a psychiatrist, got my attention. In it...
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