Fibromyalgia and Depression
Angela Finlay
Angela Finlay
December 18, 2018
Many people with fibromyalgia experience depression at some point in their lives. Learn about the relationship between fibromyalgia and depression here.

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Fibromyalgia Chest Pain

Can Fibromyalgia Cause Chest Pain and Shortness of Breath?

Fibromyalgia chest pain can be overwhelming and difficult to deal with, but there are things you can do to help reduce the pain and make it easier to cope.
by Starla Rich on February 14, 2018
Fibromyalgia Back Pain

Is Constant Back Pain Normal in Fibromyalgia Sufferers?

Up to 49 percent of people with fibromyalgia have lower back pain. Find out what the connection is and ways to find fibromyalgia back pain relief.
by Starla Rich on February 8, 2018
Fibromyalgia Numbness

Fibromyalgia Numbness: Causes and Coping

Fibromyalgia numbness and tingling is called paresthesia, and affects around one in four people with FM. Here are the causes and strategies for coping.
by Starla Rich and Adriel Maldonado on December 4, 2017
Video Fibromyalgia myths video

Is Fibromyalgia Contagious? And Other Fibro Myths

There are quite a lot of fibromyalgia myths and this may be due to the fact that fibromyalgia is such a widely unknown and misunderstood condition.
by Codie Wright on November 17, 2017
Fibromyalgia and Allergies

Fibromyalgia and Allergies: Are They Linked?

Raising awareness around fibromyalgia and allergies may save the people in the fibro community lots of uncertainty, extra doctor visits, and suffering.
by Puja Rios on October 4, 2017
Fibromyalgia Tender Points

What and Where Are the Tender Points of Fibromyalgia?

Learn about fibromyalgia tender points, including where tender points are located, how they help with a fibromyalgia diagnosis, and relief options.
by Starla Rich on September 28, 2017
Lady Gaga Fibromyalgia

Fibro Warriors Band Together After Lady Gaga Reveals Fibromyalgia Diagnosis

"I am praying that more and more people come forward and we can all share what helps/hurts so we can help each other," Lady Gaga tweeted.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on September 18, 2017
Fibromyalgia And Muscle Spasms

Does Fibromyalgia Cause Muscle Spasms? And What Can You Do About Them?

A complaint from people living with fibromyalgia have is the pain of muscle spasms. What is the connection between fibromyalgia and muscle spasms?
by Adriel Maldonado on September 13, 2017
Cortisol And Fibromyalgia

Could Controling Cortisol Levels Help Alleviate Fibromyalgia Symptoms?

When your cortisol levels are high or low, it may affect inflammation, pain levels, and energy. Learn how cortisol and fibromyalgia are connected.
by Puja Rios on August 31, 2017
Video Heather's Fibromyalgia Diagnosis Story

‘How Is This My Life?’ – Heather’s Fibromyalgia Diagnosis Story

We asked Heather to share her story about her journey to finding her fibromyalgia diagnosis. Listen to Heather's story here.
by Heather 'FibroFightingBarbie' on August 25, 2017