Tag Archives: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Finding Out What Is Behind Meniere’s Disease

Finding Out What Is Behind Meniere’s Disease

Most people have heard of Meniere’s disease, but because it is so rare, few understand what it really is. What causes this mysterious condition? Is there any way to care for it that works effectively? Meniere’s disease is defined as a disorder of the vestibular system accompanied by such symptoms as: Tinnitus – ringing inContinue Reading

Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

What is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome? It’s a common name for a group of medical conditions that cause a person to experience extreme fatigue that is not due to, but may worsen because of, physical or mental activity. The medical world is not sure what causes Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS). Theories include viral infection and psychologicalContinue Reading

Sherwood Chiropractic Helps TMJ and Fibromyalgia

Sherwood Chiropractic Helps TMJ and Fibromyalgia

TMJ and Fibromyalgia Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ) causes jaw pain, and it’s more common in people with fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome than it is in the general population. Although these 2 conditions do frequently go together they can exist separately. Most people with fibromyalgia have TMJ symptoms but not everyone with TMJ or jaw pain have fibromyalgia symptoms suchContinue Reading

What Can Women with Fibromyalgia Do to Get Relief?

What Can Women with Fibromyalgia Do to Get Relief?

Women With Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia is the second most common musculoskeletal condition affecting more than 12 million Americans. Most of the affected patients (approximately 80%) are women between the age of 25 to 60. Fibromyalgia is frequently misunderstood and misdiagnosed. Fibromyalgia symptoms include widespread joint pain and fatigue, depression, chronic headaches, irritable bowel syndrome, numbness andContinue Reading

Fibromyalgia Symptoms Relieved Naturally

Fibromyalgia Symptoms Relieved Naturally

Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia can be a painful and debilitating disease. While the primary cause of the condition is still unknown, fibromyalgia is often, like chronic fatigue syndrome, diagnosed as being all in the head of the sufferer. The fact is that it may be more in your neck. Consider how upper cervical chiropractic may thus helpContinue Reading

Upper Cervical Chiropractic and Fibromyalgia

Upper Cervical Chiropractic and Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a disorder that has no known medical cure. The symptoms include pain, fatigue, insomnia, memory problems and mood difficulties. Fibromyalgia seems to go hand in hand with other disorders such as temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders, chronic fatige syndrome and irritable bowel syndrome.  Those who suffer from fibromyalgia also very often suffer from someContinue Reading

Chronic Fatigue and Sinus Problems: What’s the connection?

Chronic Fatigue and Sinus Problems: What’s the connection?

An Unexpected Connection A study suggests that chronic fatigue and sinus problems can be associated with bodily pain. Chronic fatigue syndrome is difficult to both diagnose and treat. However, doctors at Georgetown University Medical Center have discovered an unexpected connection with sinus symptoms and chronic pain. They questioned 297 patients and noted unexplained fatigue inContinue Reading

The Brain, Fibromyalgia and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The Brain, Fibromyalgia and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia is a little understood illness that still has the stigma of not being a real disease to many ignorant people and doctors.  However, people who do have fibromyalgia would argue that the reality of their life with fibromyalgia includes pain, stiffness, fatigue, and difficulty sleeping. Perhaps studies of brain changes and chronic pain may help researchers andContinue Reading

Does Guaifenesin work for Fibromyalgia?

Does Guaifenesin work for Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia is a complicated condition that can involve all body systems.  There are many so called medication cures available, such as Lyrica, Welbutrin and Guaifenesin. The problem is no medication is without side effects despite what the websites tell you.  Today we are going to look at one of the most common medical treatments available Guaifenesin. WhatContinue Reading

Taking Prednisone for Fibromyalgia? What’s the problem?

Taking Prednisone for Fibromyalgia? What’s the problem?

Prednisone for Fibromyalgia Have you been prescribed Prednisone for Fibromyalgia or other chronic pain? Prednisone is a commonly prescribed drug for fibromyalgia and it can start a vicious cycle for the individual. When you take prednisone for fibromyalgia it decreases inflammation while depressing your immune system and causing other serious side effects. Common Side Effects according to www.drugs.com includeContinue Reading

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