Before I jump into this week’s fibromyalgia and ME/CFS news, I need your help!
FedUpwithFatigue.com has been nominated for Healthline’s Annual Best Health Blog Contest!
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HealthRising.org: The Cannabis Science fibromyalgia pain patch: Fact or fiction?
It seems there’s more to the story behind the recent announcement that Cannabis Science is developing a cannabis pain patch for fibromyalgia.
Fibromyalgia News Today: Easy meal and snack ideas for low-energy days
Prohealth.com: Productivity values that get in the way of our health
A lot of us with fibromyalgia and/or ME/CFS are perfectionists and high achievers, but those personality traits can be detrimental when we’re living with chronic illness. This article really spoke to me this week because I’m struggling with this issue, and maybe you are, too…
Grace is Sufficient: 7 holiday survival tips from the top chronic illness warriors
This post is from 2014, but the tips are still worth the click!
Bateman Horne Center: Global report of progress with Lucinda Bateman, M.D.
Dr. Lucinda Bateman, founder of the Bateman Horne Center, gives us an update on the global progress made in ME/CFS research.
And an extra…
Pain News Network: Lady Gaga turns up the heat to fight chronic pain
This isn’t specific to fibromyalgia or ME/CFS, but still interesting to read how she manages her chronic pain. Who knew?