When it comes to eye conditions related to the condition of fibromyalgia, individuals may notice they experience the following: Double vision Sensitivity to light Sensitivity to touch Dry eyes Blurry vision Tearing eyes Eye pain Visual distortion Difficulty shifting focus Flashing lights Macular degeneration Frequently changing contacts/glasses prescription Floaters Blindness […]
Fatigue & Fibromyalgia: Why Am I So Exhausted?
One of the most common symptoms of the condition of fibromyalgia is chronic and persistent fatigue. This symptom is second only to the widespread aches and pains. The fatigue associated with fibromyalgia is much different than normal fatigue, in that when associated with fibro can lead to depression and social […]
Diarrhea and the Condition of Fibromyalgia
If you have been diagnosed with the condition of fibromyalgia, chances are that you have also experienced the condition of IBS with diarrhea, or IBS-D. With the condition of IBS-D, you have pain in your belly that is extremely common with the condition of irritable bowel syndrome and you have […]
Fibro & Abdominal Pain: Could IBS be Causing Your Pain?
Your entire body aches and you notice that you are also experiencing cramping in your abdominal area. Could the abdominal pain be related to the rest? Chances are yes. If you have either fibromyalgia or irritable bowel syndrome, chances are you have the other as well. They often occur together, […]
Fibromyalgia & Depression: Why so Blue?
There are many studies out there that show a link between depression and fibromyalgia. In fact, some numbers state that individuals with the condition of fibro are around 3 times more likely to experience symptoms of anxiety and depression when they are diagnosed than individuals who do not have the […]
Feeling Off Balance? It Could Be Related to Fibromyalgia
Dizziness is a word that is often used to describe a feeling of light-headedness or faintness to an overall loss of balance and feeling that the room is spinning. Approximately 70 percent of individuals who have been diagnosed with the condition of fibromyalgia experience the symptom of dizziness. You may […]