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Posts Tagged ‘fibromyalgia’

By On August 26th, 2016

Mindfulness Based Interventions for Fibromyalgia

Our friend, Ruwan Jayatunge, MD, has written a new article that will be of help to individuals with fibromyalgia. A condition marked by widespread pain and fatigue, it can cause anxiety and depression as it negatively impacts the daily life of an individual. Dr. Jayatunge points out that while the condition remains difficult to diagnose…

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By On November 5th, 2013

Brain Scans Give Insight Into Fibromyalgia-Related Pain

A new study sheds insight into how pain factors into fibromyalgia, a chronic condition we know very little about. Brain scans showed that fibromyalgia patients are not as able to mentally prepare for pain compared to healthy people. They are also less respondent to the promise of pain relief. Fibromyalgia is not well understood, but…

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