From the article: “Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. … announced that due to faster-than-expected enrollment, the company anticipates topline Phase 3 RELIEF results in the fourth quarter of 2020, rather than the first quarter of 2021 as previously guided. RELIEF is a potential pivotal study of TNX-102 SL (cyclobenzaprine HCl sublingual tablets) 5.6 mg, a non-opioid, centrally acting analgesic, taken daily at bedtime for the management of fibromyalgia.”
TreatLyme.net: Is Dapsone a miracle antibiotic for Lyme persisters?
Lyme specialist Dr. Marty Ross shares his clinical experience of using dapsone as a treatment for Lyme disease.
From the article: “The hope is the study will aid development of diagnostic tests and targeted treatments by pinpointing tiny differences in a person’s DNA that may affect their risk of developing CFS and reveal the underlying causes of the condition.”
From the article: “A new peer-reviewed study published early in the journal Arthritis Care & Research looked at the connection between self-harm and several rheumatological conditions. The results suggest that people with fibromyalgia are at a higher risk of self-harm while those who live with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis also have a higher risk.”
Pain News Network: Long-term use of muscle relaxants has tripled
From the article: “Long-term use of muscle relaxants has nearly tripled in the U.S. since 2005, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania, who say the drugs are often prescribed inappropriately for chronic pain and to older adults.”
And an extra…
FunctioningTired.com: Here are the powerful effects of trauma on the brain and body
Caroline from Functioning Tired discusses how childhood trauma primes our bodies for developing chronic illness.
This week on FedUpwithFatigue.com…
Chronic illness summit…
The How to Thrive with Chronic Illness and Limited Energy virtual summit will be held July 10-24. Find out more or register for free here.
Fourth of July sales…
Through July 5, Topricin is offering 50% off its fibro cream and other products plus free shipping. No promo code is required!
Read my review of Fibro Cream here. It didn’t work for me, but it works for many people based on the many comments under my review.
ActiPatch is offering 15% off any 720-hour device through July 5. No promo code is required!
I wear my ActiPatch over a bulged disc in my lower back 24/7 except for when I’m in the shower or sauna. If I don’t, then I’m lame from lower back pain and sciatica within two days.
I know everyone is different, but I’ve had really great results using the ActiPatch for localized pain! You can read my full review here.