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What is fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespreadmusculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and moodissues.
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How do you get fibromyalgia?

Even though fibromyalgia affects from 2-4% of the total population, the exact cause of remains a mystery. For many years the medical profession did not believe this was an act (MORE)
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Fibromyalgia in children?

In the US, most often people are diagnosed with fibromyalgia in middle age, and the prevalence of diagnoses tends to increase with age.. http://www.myfibro.com/fibromyalgia-p (MORE)
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Can you die with fibromyalgia?

Not that we know of! Fibromyalgia (or fibro as we fibromites referto it!) as far as we know is caused by faulty communication betweencertain parts of the brain and the pain se (MORE)

Is fibromyalgia fake?

No it is not. I suffer from it. Imagine pain all over, shooting up and down, headaches, pins and needles and memory loss on a daily basis without an explanation apart from 'fi (MORE)

Can fibromyalgia be transmitted?

Fibromyalgia cannot be transmitted from person to person. It is an auto-immune disorder therefore is not contagious. It CAN run in families, but is not strictly a rule.

How does a person get fibromyalgia?

There is no known cause of Fibromyalgia. Some report that they havehad symptoms since childhood and there may be a genetic componentto the disorder. Others develop it followin (MORE)

Can you be born with fibromyalgia?

I think that I may have been born with it. I cried a lot when I wasa baby (I believe because I was in pain) and my mother had a lot oftrouble getting me to sleep compared to t (MORE)

Can fibromyalgia be reversed?

It has been seen that regular practice of yoga revereses fibromyalgia.Fibromyalgia is a debilitating disease that produces widespread pain, disturbed sleep and exhaustion. Alt (MORE)