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Bracing For Cold Weather

Winter is on the way, and that means freezing wind, icy sidewalks, and snowy driveways. For people with a pain condition, cold weather can also mean more aches and pains, as well as more opportunities for accidental injuries. This doesn’t have to be true, though. Here are four ways to [...]

By |2016-11-17T10:30:20-07:00November 6th, 2015|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Bracing For Cold Weather

Does Weather Affect Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia is a disorder that causes widespread musculoskeletal pain, along with fatigue, sleep problems, memory issues, and mood changes. The disorder can also be associated with higher rates of tension headaches, temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJ), irritable bowel syndrome, and depression. Fibromyalgia affects nearly 5 million adults in the United States, [...]

By |2016-11-17T11:02:53-07:00October 21st, 2013|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Does Weather Affect Fibromyalgia?