Living with Fibromyalgia
Out expert team of doctors and pharmacists receive many questions about fibromyalgia. Many of these questions are from individuals seeking information about fibromyalgia treatment, as well as dietary and lifestyle changes they can make to improve their fibromyalgia symptoms. The following questions deal with fibromyalgia treatments, lifestyle changes, and dietary advice. Click on the questions below to see the answers.
I've read a lot of claims on the Internet about different diets that can supposedly rid a person of fibromyalgia symptoms. It seems too good to be true. Can diet actually help fibromyalgia symptoms?
I've been experiencing body pain and fatigue for several months. A friend of mine suggested that fibromyalgia might be to blame. How do I know if I have fibromyalgia?
It seems like my fibromyalgia symptoms get worse when I'm stressed out. Am I just imagining things? What is the relationship between stress and fibromyalgia?
My friends and family don't believe that fibromyalgia is a real medical condition, but I need their help and support! What can I do?
My fibromyalgia symptoms sometimes make it extremely difficult for me to work. A friend suggested that I look into disability compensation for my disorder. Is fibromyalgia a disability?
I'm having trouble affording my fibromyalgia medications. Are there any assistance programs to help people who can't afford their medications?
My mother was diagnosed with fibromyalgia a few years ago, and I'm concerned that some of the aches and pains I experience might be signs that I have it too. What are the early symptoms of fibromyalgia?
I've had fibromyalgia for five years and am wondering if any new, better treatments are available. What are the latest treatments for fibromyalgia?