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Pinterestin’ Boards For Diabetic Patients

Pinterest is an online tool for “pinning” images and websites, much like a corkboard you might keep in your kitchen to tack up family pictures, recipes, interesting quotes, or to-do lists.

Previously, people used the bookmark function on their computers to set aside websites for future reference, but many times if […]

By |September 29th, 2014|Categories: Inside Pain Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

September Chronic Pain Review

September. Even as the days get shorter and summer wanes, September is a time of new beginnings. New school year, new schedules, new season. September is also Pain Awareness Month, and during this month we focused on new ways to cope with chronic pain, involving the whole family and exploring […]

Chronic Pain In Pop Culture: Books, Movies, and Celebrities

The prevalence of chronic pain and its effect on people’s lives has spurred many a book, movie, and artistic work chronicling life with pain and its related difficulties. And chronic pain in pop culture isn’t limited to works of art—many celebrities also manage pain related to fibromyalgia, back injuries, and […]

By |September 24th, 2014|Categories: Inside Pain Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Restless Legs Syndrome Awareness Day

September 23, 2014 is Restless Legs Syndrome Awareness Day. Also known as Willis-Ekbom Disease (WED), restless legs syndrome affects 3% of adults in the U.S., with women having twice the incidence of men. Restless Legs Syndrome Awareness Day focuses on educating the public about this syndrome in order to raise […]

By |September 22nd, 2014|Categories: Inside Pain Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Float Tanks For Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a pain condition that affects between 2 and 10% of the population in the U.S., generally more women than men at a ratio of 9:1. Fibromyalgia is diagnosed by the presence of pain in 18 specific tender points in the body. This pain can be accompanied by deep […]

By |September 19th, 2014|Categories: Inside Pain Blog|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

The Best Fibromyalgia Blogs: 2014

All over the internet 150,000,000 blogs produce approximately 46,000,000 posts daily. With so much information swirling around, how do you find the best fibromyalgia blogs, with information that is accurate and helpful? Here are the best fibromyalgia blogs online right now, as awarded by!
Dawn’s Fibro Blah Blah Blog
Dawn’s fibromyalgia […]

By |September 17th, 2014|Categories: Inside Pain Blog|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Can Whole Body Vibration Help With Fibromyalgia?

Fibromylagia is a neurological disorder that affects approximately 12 million people in the U.S. This chronic disorder causes aches and pains in the body that are severe enough to impact normal activity and disrupt sleep. A person with fibromyalgia may feel pain in the muscles, tissues, joints, and tendons in […]

Living With A Chronic Pain Patient: Tips For Patients And Families

They are often tired. Sometimes they are irritable and snap for no apparent reason. They may be depressed or anxious, and they may not want to do the things they used to enjoy. The kids might wonder why Mom or Dad never leave their bed, or why they are so […]

By |September 12th, 2014|Categories: Inside Pain Blog|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

September 11, 2001: Remembering, Honoring, And Healing

September 11, 2001.

Chances are very good that you remember exactly where you were, who you were with, and what you were doing when you got the news that first one plane, then another, crashed into the World Trade Center, and then the Pentagon, and finally into a field in Pennsylvania.

Chances […]

By |September 11th, 2014|Categories: Inside Pain Blog|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Recipe: Cobb Guacamole Salad

Comfort food: creamy, cheesy, indulgent, rich, and oftentimes not the best choice when it comes to taking care of our bodies! What if there was a dish you could make that embodies comfort food, without all of the guilt? There is, and this Cobb Guacamole Salad recipe is it!

The key […]

By |September 10th, 2014|Categories: Inside Pain Blog|Tags: , , , |0 Comments