1. S

    Newbie...Learning about Fibro!

    Hello all...thanks for allowing me to be part of this community. I am really hear to learn more about fibromyalgia. My husband and I aim to open a brick & mortar business directly related to helping chronic pain sufferers in the next year through cryotherapy, whole body light therapy, and...
  2. 1sweed

    A Natural Approach to Fibromyalgia

  3. jonchalk

    Officially diagnosed with Fibromyalgia

    Though I was just diagnosed in October 2016, I realized I actually had the symptoms for nearly 30+ years when I was at the Pain Clinic and speaking with the Rheumatologist. I have taken several programs and classes to deal with different aspects of my condition such as nutrition, Minding...
  4. D

    Virginia Spoonie

    Hi everyone! my name is Darcy, i am attending Radford University in southwest Virginia. I'm fairly newly diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, and have been diagnosed with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome for almost two years. i'm definitely struggling a lot more lately trying to find help. Not really sure what to...
  5. T

    New to Fibro

    About a year and a half ago I got strep throat which for the first time in my life I had to spend a week in bed. Never heard of before with me. Got through it and a week or so later got this pain in my right side. A piercing pain that got worse. My Dr. gave me a pain killer that didn't do much...
  6. H

    Hi all

    Hello fibromyalgia people, I'm really struggling with this disease I have been fighting it for 20 years now. I've tried to beat it with exercise and nutrition but its been extremely hard. I saw a specialist 20 yrs ago for reumatoid arthritis and was told it was fibromyalgia since then it has...
  7. J

    Become your own ADVOCATE as much as possible

    I learned this a long time ago, thank goodness....doctors spend so little time with us and we leave their office knowing almost as much as we knew when we went in. Firstly, request copies of your labs....learn to study them and understand them. Address the highs and low range labs...those...
  8. S

    Vitamin success stories

    I know that doctors won't prescribe vitamins, but that's because they don't research or study them. It isn't in their profession to do so, because they do not study nutrition. But loads of research since the late 1800's has proven that vitamin and nutrient deficiencies along with too much...
  9. M

    Has anyone tried this suggestion.

    Hello, I was online reading and came across an article on the Oprah website about Treatment of Fibromyalgia. The article talks about acupuncture, diet, and psychological aspects, I found that it was interesting that the approach based on nutrition had such a high improvement rate. This theory...
  10. G

    Diagnosed with Fibromyalgia 16 years ago

    Hi Sagemark and welcome! I also want to share my dieting experience. I was diagnoseded with fibro 16 yrs ago. I first was sent to a neurologist 1 1/2 yrs ago because of balance and gait problem (many falls). My neuro concluded then that my problems were musculoskeletal and recommended that I...