Navigation Links
From Pain to Unexpected Fame: One Woman's Journey to Know Fibro
Date:10/27/2008

my life coaching tips to help others on their journey to Know Fibro."

Know Fibro advocates a comprehensive care plan that may include education, lifestyle changes, and medication. Although there is no cure for fibromyalgia, many experts believe this approach is a helpful way to manage the disorder.(2) Only a health care provider can diagnose fibromyalgia. Therefore it is important for people to discuss their symptoms with a health care provider.

Daniel J. Clauw, M.D., a fibromyalgia expert who contributed to the development of Know Fibro, recognizes the importance of this type of initiative.

"I have been treating people with fibromyalgia for 20 years, and when patients learn about the disorder and what types of things they can do themselves to make it better, this often greatly improves their symptoms," said Clauw, professor of anesthesiology and medicine at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich. "Not only does Know Fibro incorporate our experience into an easy-to-use, interactive initiative, it also provides customizable information to help people manage the symptoms of this disorder on a day-to-day basis."

By logging on to http://www.KnowFibro.com , visitors will have access to:

-- Get to Know Fibro -- A downloadable book that features Martha Beck's personal journey with fibromyalgia and provides a comprehensive overview of the disorder, including symptoms, management techniques and expert advice.

-- FibroGuide -- An interactive symptom management program that can help people with fibromyalgia learn ways to manage the disorder. The customizable program is designed to meet the individual needs of people with fibromyalgia and can show them ways to help manage many of the symptoms so they may be able to do more of the things they want to do.

"I have experienced firsthand how the pain of fibromyalgia can affect even the most simple activities of daily life, li
'/>"/>

SOURCE Eli Lilly and Company
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Experiments reveal unexpected activity of fuel cell catalysts
2. Nanomaterials show unexpected strength under stress
3. BioMarin Licenses Technology From Leading Cystic Fibrosis Research Laboratory at the University of California, San Francisco
4. GeneGo and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Collaborate to Advance Understanding of Cystic Fibrosis
5. Sosei Announces Completion of Phase II Trial of AD 337 in Fibromyalgia Syndrome
6. PTC Therapeutics Announces Encouraging Additional Phase 2 Results of PTC124 in Cystic Fibrosis
7. Cystic Fibrosis: License Agreement Boosts Development of Therapy Against Lung Infections
8. Forest and Cypress Announce Submission of New Drug Application for Milnacipran for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia Syndrome
9. Data show a decline in cystic fibrosis since introduction of prenatal carrier screening
10. Mpex Candidate, MP-376, Granted U.S. Orphan Drug Status for the Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis
11. Genetic manipulation might model cystic fibrosis
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/3/2015)... 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - BIOREM Inc. (TSXV: BRM) ("Biorem" or "the ... are for odour control projects in North America ... Asia . "Bidding activity in 2015 continues to ... "After a high volume year for bidding in 2014, we are ... The recent orders reflect the organization,s renewed focus on select market ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... , March 3, 2015 Adaptive Biotechnologies ... CFO, is joining its Board of Director as Chair ... officer at Zillow Group, Chad oversees all finance, treasury ... built the company,s core finance, treasury and accounting functions, ... and nine acquisitions. In 2013, he was named Puget ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... March 3, 2015 Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver ... Lewis has joined the Firm as a partner ... New York office. Mr. Lewis ... as well as other intellectual property and general litigation. ... Lewis represents both plaintiffs and defendants in a range ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... N.J. , March 3, 2015  Thingee Corporation, ... will be delivering a presentation entitled, "Technology Adoption: Making ... Thriving through Innovations and Technology ,  in ... March 11 to 13, 2015. Audiences looking to learn ... effectively will want to be in the audience for ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Adaptive Biotechnologies adds Chad Cohen, Zillow Group CFO, to Board of Directors 2Leading Patent Attorney Jeffrey Lewis Joins Fried Frank's Intellectual Property Litigation Practice 2Leading Patent Attorney Jeffrey Lewis Joins Fried Frank's Intellectual Property Litigation Practice 3Thingee to present at 11th Annual Synergistix Users Conference 2
... BOSTON, Jan. 10, 2011 Entrega, Inc., a ... announced its formation by Enlight Biosciences, a Boston-based ... leading global pharmaceutical companies. As part of its ... spatially-directed proprietary drug delivery platform to create orally ...
... win. The professor of biotechnology at Delft University of ... in Rice University,s Matteo Pasquali. Together with ... (CNRS), the University of Bordeaux, France, and Vrije University, ... a long-standing controversy in the field of polymer dynamics: ...
... The Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse (PLSG), the organization ... growth programs to the region,s life sciences enterprises, issued ... John W. Manzetti announcing the first close of the ... Fund) at $5 million. The Accelerator Fund ...
Cached Biology Technology:New Oral Biologics Delivery Company, Entrega, Announces Strategic Partnership with Pharma 2New Oral Biologics Delivery Company, Entrega, Announces Strategic Partnership with Pharma 3Bendy tubes get around 2Bendy tubes get around 3Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse Announces the First Close of the PLSG Accelerator Fund LLC at $5 Million 2
(Date:2/5/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( ... "Global Biometrics Market (2014-2020): Market Forecast By ... report to their offering. , ... is anticipated to overtake North ... government spending towards IT security, government biometric based ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4trb7t/biometrics_a ) has announced the ... report to their offering. , The ... individual is who she/he is claiming to be, and for ... unique physical characteristics, such as fingerprint, hand or palm print, ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 13, 2015  Today, FreeWavz ( www.FreeWavz.com ), the ... campaign on Fundable, https://www.fundable.com/freewavz . FreeWavz will ... capacity to meet customer demand. Logo ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150113/168790 Invented by Dr. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Global Biometrics Market (2014-2020): Market Forecast By Technologies, Applications, End Use, Regions and Countries 2Global Biometrics Market (2014-2020): Market Forecast By Technologies, Applications, End Use, Regions and Countries 3Biometrics - A Global Market Overview 2Biometrics - A Global Market Overview 3FreeWavz Launches on Fundable to Drive Speed-to-Market in 2015 2
... PASADENA, Calif.The frontal lobes are the largest part of ... that expanded most during human evolution. Damage to the ... eyescan result in profound impairments in higher-level reasoning and ... parts of the frontal lobes do, neuroscientists at the ...
... London and the University of Exeter Medical School has identified ... responsible for controlling eye muscles, resulting in movement disorders such ... could provide the key to reversing the condition and unlocking ... body. The research is published in Proceedings of ...
... Life in the world,s oceans faces far greater change and ... human history, a team of the world,s leading marine scientists ... Germany, Panama, Norway and the UK have compared events which ... what is observed to be taking place in the seas ...
Cached Biology News:Thinking and choosing in the brain 2Thinking and choosing in the brain 3Research identifies mechanism responsible for eye movement disorder 2Research identifies mechanism responsible for eye movement disorder 3Sea life 'facing major shock' 2Sea life 'facing major shock' 3
PGC-1 (H-300)...
Mouse VEGF R1/Flt-1 Phycoerythrin MAb (Clone 141522) Keywords: Receptor Tyrosine Kinase, RTK, VEGFR1, VEGF Receptor 1 Protein Family: Receptor Tyrosine Kinases, VEGF/PDGF Family...
Anti-human CD48/BLAST-1, clone MEM102, Monoclonal Antibody...
Affinity Purified Anti-Human NP-1...
Biology Products: