Tag: "fibromyalgia" at medical news
No link between bad weather and rheumatism
...ng symptoms. The researchers found that women with fibromyalgia
for less than 10 years were more sensitive to weat...onger. Researchers said that the tendency of some fibromyalgia
patients to blame the weather might simply be because it is such a prominent feature of daily life o...
Cervicogenic headache can be identified with a fibromyalgia test
...h severe headache could benefit from an upper-body fibromyalgia
examination to determine if the headache is potent... of 40 men and 160 women who were administered the fibromyalgia
examination to detect the presence or absence of neck pain that might be causing a headache. Researc...
A Solution For Patients Suffering From Shingles
...s such as Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia
and arthritis. Specialists say that as we age, or as we experience declines in our immune function, this virus can express itself and produce a very painful rash. The rash however clears, but patients are often left with extreme sensitivity to pai...
Relief For Women Suffering From Fibromyalgia
...as Cymbalta, may significantly reduce symptoms of fibromyalgia
in women . Duloxetine works by stopping the reupta...as small, reflecting the much higher prevalence of fibromyalgia
in women and they say that the results of the study may not be generalizable to all men with fibromy...
Treat depression and pain separately
...hers found that heightened sensitivity to pain for fibromyalgia
patients exist irrespective of depressive feelings. Also there seems to be very weak association between parts of the brain associated with chronic pain and those associated with emotions and depressive feelings. Researchers feel that these results ...
Fibromyalgia Patients May Be Soothed By Acupuncture
...that it is possible to treat people suffering from fibromyalgia
with techniques of acupuncture. Their results will...in management, included 50 patients diagnosed with fibromyalgia
for whom other symptom-relief treatments were ineffective. The patients were randomly assigned to re...
Exclusive Health Care Packages To Be Launched By Ayurveda Hospital
...eatment of what is called new-age ailments such as fibromyalgia
and carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). //The unique health care service would be initiated by February. Somatheeram chief Poly Mathew said Monday: "The hospital has been promoting ayurveda treatments among foreign tourists from the late 1990." C.S. ...
Gender Difference In Pain Experience Explained By Brain Diversity
...dustry. Chronic pain associated with arthritis and fibromyalgia
has been responsible for causing disability. Women experience a greater chronic pain when compared to men and therefore require an increased dose of opioid drugs or narcotics, (morphine) for achieving the same amount of pain relief. Clearly, more...
Acupuncture to Relieve Fibromyalgia Symptoms
...nly partially effective. Mayo’s study involved 50 fibromyalgia
patients enrolled in a randomized, controlled tria...patients who received acupuncture to counter their fibromyalgia
symptoms reported improvement in fatigue and anxiety, among other symptoms. Acupuncture was well tol...
Acupuncture Links Positively With Fibromyalgia Cure
...puncture helps to reduce the symptoms related with fibromyalgia
such as fatigue and anxiety //. Fibromyalgia is..., antidepressants and exercise therapy. About 50 fibromyalgia
patients participated in the study (for 2 to 3 weeks) conducted by the researchers at the Mayo Clini...
Fibromyalgia Increases Pain and Fatigue for Pregnant Women
Pregnant women with fibromyalgia
(FM) experience significant pain, fatigue and psyc... Temple University's College of Health Professions fibromyalgia
is a chronic condition commonly found in women that causes pain in the muscles and soft tissues of t...
Murky Relationships between Doctors and Pharmaceutical Companies Exposed
...ment for many conditions, including depression and fibromyalgia
in meetings with other doctors. He claimed to believe everything he said about the drug and that his right to express his views are protected by both F.D.A. rules and the First Amendment. An assistant F.B.I. director was reported as comparing Dr. ...
Raids By US Marshals Uncovers Cache’ Of Unapproved Drug
...ease conditions, which includes cancer, arthritis, fibromyalgia
and seizures. The FDA have stated that these products do not provide enough directions on as to how they are to be used and they consider these drugs as unapproved new drugs. VK...
Pregabalin Proves Durable Pain Relief Option for Fibromyalgia
...ulation, most commonly women. In addition to pain, fibromyalgia
is often associated with fatigue, sleep disturbanc... population was 93% female, 88% white, had endured fibromyalgia
for over seven years and measured their pain severity as 78 on a 100 point scale. At the end of th...
The Pain from Fibromyalgia Is Real, Researchers Say
Many people with fibromyalgia
– a debilitating pain syndrome that affects 2 to 4...creasingly, though, the scientific knowledge about fibromyalgia
is growing, and a new paper from the University of Michigan Health System says there are “overwhelmi...
Genetic Mechanism Helps Explain Chronic Pain Disorders
...ntly associated with other pain conditions such as fibromyalgia
syndrome, chronic headaches and irritable bowel syndrome," said Dr. William Maixner, director of the Center for Neurosensory Disorders in UNC's School of Dentistry and a study co-author."This study has identified a new genetic mechanism that influenc...