Quick note: I have a special International Fibromyalgia Awareness Day post publishing on Friday, May 12, so I’m sending out this week’s fibromyalgia/chronic fatigue news a couple of days early.
Fibromyalgia News Today: Pilot study reports beneficial effects of ambroxol for fibromyalgia pain
From the study: “…ambroxol was associated not only to decreased fibromyalgia pain but also to improvement in other bothersome fibromyalgia features such as sleep disturbances, stiffness, and dysautonomia symptoms.”
The Health Digest: 8 ways your home is making you sick
#4 on the list at the link causes symptoms similar to fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue and could be an underlying cause for some people’s symptoms.
Blogger Laura Chamberlain shares a simple strategy to help quell the negative self talk surrounding life with chronic illness.
Not Standing Still’s Disease: 11 health care mistakes you don’t know you’re making and how to avoid them
I bet a lot of us are doing some of these. I know I’m guilty!
HealthRising.org: Death Rider – A (hopeful) mold illness story
This is a longer article on mold illness and how it can mimic fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue. I’m in the process of having my home tested for mold. I’m praying for a negative result!
From FedUpwithFatigue.com’s archives…
Since I’m publishing the news early this week, I thought I would feature an older post from my archives. I wrote this soon after starting my blog, so I never got the exposure it deserved. Ever wonder why you didn’t get results from Lyrica or Cymbalta? This is why…