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4 Clues You Are A Woman With Asperger’s

Ninety percent of Asperger diagnoses are for boys. Not because girls don’t have Asperger’s, but because it’s so much harder to identify in girls that they go largely undiagnosed. I didn’t know I have Asperger’s until my son was diagnosed. Asperger’s is a developmental disorder–often associated with Silicon Valley as the “Geek Syndrome“–that’s almost impossible to […]

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What is the Difference Between Lupus and Fibromyalgia?

Lupus and fibromyalgia are rheumatic disorders that share some symptoms and can be experienced concurrently by patients. Despite this overlap, lupus and fibromyalgia are distinct conditions that every patient will experience in his or her own way. In cases of lupus, the patient’s tissues, joints, and organs are attacked by the immune system. Fibromyalgia sufferers […]

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The Monster List of Fibromyalgia Symptoms

General Fibromyalgia Symptoms Delayed reactions to physical exertion or stressful events Other family members with fibromyalgia (genetic predisposition) Sweats Unexplained weight gain or loss Cravings for carbohydrate and chocolate Headaches & migraines Vision changes, including rapidly worsening vision Muscle & Tissue-Related Fibromyalgia Symptoms Pain that ranges from mild to severe, and may move around the […]

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Fibromyalgia Mystery Finally Solved! Researchers Find Main Source of Pain in Blood Vessels

Researchers have a major source of pain in patients with fibromyalgia, contrary to popular belief, not originating found from the brains. The result marks the end of a decades mystery illness which many doctors believe to be sued in the imagination of the patients. The mystery of fibromyalgia has millions of people suffering in search […]

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Fibromyalgia and Pain Patches, Finally the Truth!

Trans-dermal medications work differently than other medications utilized for the treatment of fibromyalgia. Instead of being taken orally, these medications are applied to the skin at the site of the pain. Over time, these medications your bloodstream and are carried to the unpleasant areas, giving sufferers immediate pain alleviation. The characteristics of these topicals in the […]