Power Health Talk: Chronic fatigue – cutting through the B.S. (YouTube, 52, minutes)
Dr. Martin Rutherford and Dr. Randall Gates continue their “cutting through the B.S.” series with a video on chronic fatigue. These doctors are way ahead of most when it comes to treating fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue and similar conditions. I’m sure that’s partially because Dr. Rutherford has fibromyalgia. Earlier this year, they released a “cutting through the B.S.” video on fibromyalgia. If you haven’t watched it, I recommend it highly. It’s one of the best fibromyalgia-related videos I’ve ever seen. I wish there were more doctors like Dr. Rutherford and Dr. Gates.
Being Fibro Mom: 10 tips to enjoy holiday festivities
Brandi from Being Fibro Mom shares tips to reduce symptom flares during the holidays.
February Stars: The Oska Pulse & how it works to reduce chronic pain
My fibro friend Donna Grant reviews the Oska Pulse, a PEMF (pulsed electromagnetic field) device for pain relief.
Practical Pain Management: A closer look at the interrelationship between fibromyalgia and GERD
From the article: “While the researchers were not able to offer a clear explanation for the apparent interrelationship between gastroesophageal reflux disease and FM, they pointed to depression as a possible precursor.”
Fibromyalgia News Today: Lyrica a better choice than opioids for harnessing fibromyalgia pain and its consequences
From the article: “Lyrica treatment was also superior to opioids or opioid-Lyrica combinations in improving pain-related aspects, such as ‘ability to enjoy life, activity in general, mood and sleep.'” For what it’s worth, the study was sponsored by Pfizer, the maker of Lyrica.
And an extra…
Dr. Jay Davidson: Removing parasites to fix Lyme and chronic illnesses
From the article: “The key thing to remember is that anyone can have a parasites. These creatures are not just common for impoverished countries and unhygienic environments. Parasites are a common all over the world, including the United States.”
This week on FedUpwithFatigue.com…
This week, I’m giving away a bottle of American Shaman Water Soluble Full Spectrum Hemp Oil in natural flavor. The giveaway is only open to U.S. residents. It will end at midnight ET on Nov. 13, 2017. I will contact the winner via email.
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