Home admin

Author: admin

Post
Do benzodiazepines help fibro itching? – Fibromyalgia Treating

Do benzodiazepines help fibro itching? – Fibromyalgia Treating

One of the symptoms that fibromyalgia sufferers find the hardest to deal with is fibro itching. Many people say that the itching fibromyalgia can cause is actually worse than the pain. They often feel an itch that no amount of scratching can relieve. And that can make getting sleep even more difficult than usual for...

Post
Here's an easy way to get more done at the gym

Here's an easy way to get more done at the gym

You’re at the gym and just finished a set. Before you start your next set, do you: A.) Walk on a treadmill? B.) Sit on a bench? C.) Lie on the floor? If you’re looking to get the most out of your workout, your answer should be B or C. That’s what researchers in Utah...

Post
Married people are healthier, study finds

Married people are healthier, study finds

Health New research has indicated married people are living healthier lives than those who are single, divorced or widowed, according to a report in the journal Psychoneuroendocrinology. More specifically, the scientists discovered married men and women had smaller amounts of the stress hormone cortisol than those who never married or were earlier married. Continuous stress...

Post
Do NSAIDS help fibromyalgia?

Do NSAIDS help fibromyalgia?

Most people aren’t aware of the chronic pain associated with fibromyalgia. Most of us have tried all kinds of pain relievers, from over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription to unconventional and maybe even illegal options in some states. Those easiest to access, of course, are the OTC medications like NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory drugs). As such, they are...

Post
Doc: The key to healthy living as you age

Doc: The key to healthy living as you age

Getting active means staying active, and I tell my patients this is particularly true in the senior population. What better time to embark on some new pursuits that ultimately lead to longer years of independent living and overall improved well-being? Older patients frequently come to see me complaining of problems in the muscles, joints and...

Post
Fibromyalgia or multiple sclerosis? How to tell the difference

Fibromyalgia or multiple sclerosis? How to tell the difference

There is so much mystery in the world of fibromyalgia, in large part because it effects everyone differently. Another reason for the mystery is due to the similarity in fibro symptoms compared to other diseases and syndromes. is sometimes misdiagnosed as a different problem and vice versa. This is because the myriad of symptoms associated...