National Fibromyalgia Association: How to reduce fibromyalgia flares during the coronavirus crisis
The NFA has created a COVID-19 resources page with helpful articles and infographics for those with fibromyalgia.
Neuropathy (burning/numbness/tingling/pain usually in the feet and hands) is a common, difficult-to-treat symptom associated with both fibromyalgia and chronic Lyme. In this video series, Dr. Josh Gates discusses the various causes of peripheral neuropathy and treatments. (As I’m writing this, part 2 hasn’t been uploaded yet.)
Alternative Pain Treatment Directory: Impact of pain treatments on the immune system
My colleague Cindy Perlin delves into chronic pain treatments that help and hurt immunity.
ME/CFS Self-Help Guru: Letting go of worry and visualising a happy and healthy world
My friend and fellow blogger Julie Holliday is offering a free meditation to help reduce the worry and anxiety associated with the current pandemic. Enjoy!
Lyme Disease Association: Get your free tickmojis today!
From the article: “Fifteen-year-old Olivia Goodreau, founder of the Lyme advocacy group, LivLyme Foundation, has introduced the very first emoji icons to feature ticks called ‘Tickmojis’ as a way to educate and spread awareness about [tick-borne diseases].”
And an extra…
Simmaron Research: Will COVID-19 leave an explosion of ME/CFS cases in its wake?
From the article: “Since studies indicate that the severity of illness greatly increases the risk of coming down with a post-infectious illness, the high numbers of younger people being hospitalized for COVID-19 suggests considerable numbers of people in the prime of their lives may have an ME/CFS-like illness in their future.”
This week on FedUpwithFatigue.com…
I’ve spent some time this week updating older posts. Here are a couple of the more popular articles – newly updated – from FedUpwithFatigue.com!