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Category: Medication

Habitually Healthier: How to Actually Stick to New Habits in 2020 to Improve Life With Illness

Managing fibromyalgia involves making multiple lifestyle changes. I think it is like having a black belt in New Year’s resolutions. In the past six years…

Surviving Summer: Tips You Haven’t Thought Of Yet To Help You Manage Your Illness In The Heat

Summer time is here. After a chilly spring, it’s finally sunny and H-O-T.  We usually associate this season with fun and relaxation. But for many…

The Science of Savoring Simple Pleasures: How Mindfulness of Good Moments can Reduce Stress and Improve Wellbeing in Chronic Illness

Does the following description capture what goes on in your mind as you go about your day? Your frequently scan your body to assess changing…

A Christmas Catastrophe: How Getting Lost in the Medical System Strains My Sanity And Hurts My Care

A day in the life of an angry advocate: I barely slept last night because of endometriosis cramps. They assaulted me early this month and…

Morgan Freeman’s Upsets Pharma: Says Marijuana is ‘Only Relief for Fibromyalgia’

In an interview with the Daily Beast which was supposed to be about his recent movie, 5 Flights Up, actor Morgan Freeman instead began discussing the topic…

FDA Approves Clinical Trial to Test Treating Fibromyalgia With TB Vaccine

By Erin Migdol, With the recent approval of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), a human clinical trial is set to begin on BCG,…

FDA Approves Generic Duloxetine for Fibromyalgia-associated Pain and Depression

BY PATRICIA INACIO The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Duloxetine, a generic version of Cymbalta (duloxetine), for treating fibromyalgia, depression, and anxiety, according to the generic’s maker, Solco…