Fibromyalgia _ Resources

Here are some resources for anyone with Fibromyalgia, or even better for anyone wanting to know more about this awful thief of an illness, so they can support someone they care about just that little bit more.

FMA UK  – Fibromyalgia Action UK is a registered charity run primarily by unpaid volunteers. The majority of volunteers are also fibromyalgia sufferers who work extremely hard, despite their condition, in order to forward the cause of fibromyalgia.  FMA UK was established in order to provide information and support to sufferers and their families. In addition, the Association provides medical information for professionals and operates a national helpline.

NHS – What is Fibromyalgia –  Fibromyalgia, also called fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS), is a long-term condition that causes pain all over the body.

Fibromyalgia – WikiPaedia  – Fibromyalgia (FM) is a medical condition characterised by chronic widespread pain and a heightened pain response to pressure.[3] Other symptoms include tiredness to a degree that normal activities are affected, sleep problems and troubles with memory.[4] Some people also report restless legs 

Fibromyalgia Info from Arthritis Research UK – Fibromyalgia is a condition that causes widespread pain. It’s not life-threatening or progressive but it can still have a major impact on your quality of life. In this booklet we’ll explain the symptoms and possible causes and look at how fibromyalgia can be treated. 

 

If you find any others that have good quality info – please let me know & I will list them too.

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