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My Suffering with Fibromyalgia, by Amira Balit

Fibromyalgia warrior, Amira Balit, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Amira has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Amira has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Amira by following her on Instagram. Amira Balit I’m a 56-year-old mother of 3 beautiful… Continue reading My Suffering with Fibromyalgia, by Amira Balit

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Why Do I Ask You to Share Your Story And How Does It Benefit You?

So perhaps some people wonder why I ask them to share their stories and then ponder on whether to share their story or not. Why do I ask people to share their stories? Firstly, my main aim is to raise as much Fibromyalgia awareness as possible. I want to show that it affects both genders,… Continue reading Why Do I Ask You to Share Your Story And How Does It Benefit You?

Fibromyalgia, Health, Positive Affirmations

30 New Positive Affirmations

Time for a new set of positive affirmations as they are so important. Positive affirmations are positive phrases or statements that are used to challenge negative or unhelpful thoughts. They are used as a means of introducing new and adaptive cognitive processes. They are so easy to use ... Pick a phrase each day and… Continue reading 30 New Positive Affirmations

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Diagnosed with Fibromyalgia at 20 years old was truly devastating by Rachel Harding

Fibromyalgia warrior, Rachel Harding, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Rachel has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Rachel has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Rachel by following her on Instagram. Rachel Harding I first started to get my… Continue reading Diagnosed with Fibromyalgia at 20 years old was truly devastating by Rachel Harding

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Fibromyalgia is an Incurable Affliction by Vena Astemborski

Fibromyalgia warrior, Vena Astemborski, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Vena has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Vena has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Vena by following her on Instagram. Vena Astemborski Fibromyalgia affects every individual differently even though… Continue reading Fibromyalgia is an Incurable Affliction by Vena Astemborski

Core Mindfulness Skills, Depression, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Fibromyalgia, Health, Spoonie

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Exploring Core Mindfulness Skills, Part 1

Now that we have covered the theory of DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy), we can now focus on the 4 sections of DBT. This post will cover Core Mindfulness Skills.

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Exciting news to share ….

For the full article, please click on the following link https://www.healthline.com/health/fibromyalgia/best-blogs-of-the-year#1 Thank you so much to Healthline for the nomination. I feel so honored.

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Figuring Things out after Fibromyalgia Diagnosis, by Erin Cole

Fibromyalgia warrior, Erin Cole, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Erin has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Erin has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Erin by following her on Instagram. Erin Cole Hello! My name is Erin and I'm… Continue reading Figuring Things out after Fibromyalgia Diagnosis, by Erin Cole

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International Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

Hi everybody 🙋‍♀️ Today, the 12th of May, is International Fibromyalgia Awareness Day and May is Fibromyalgia Awareness Month 💜 Please help raise awareness by spreading the word. This month I plan to raise as much awareness as possible. Please feel free to ask me anything about living with Fibromyalgia. Your stories help raise awareness… Continue reading International Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

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Please HELP! Fibromyalgia Warrior’s Family is in a Crisis due to COVID-19 Lock Down

Burnedette Bodenstein Bodenstein Family https://www.backabuddy.co.za/burnedette-bodenstein My name is Angelique Gilchrist. I run a blog for Fibromyalgia Sufferers along with a support group and all social media accounts.  Burnedette Bodenstein is a member of my support group for Fibromyalgia. She is 39 years old and lives in Claremont, Pretoria. After the announcement of the extension of the lockdown,… Continue reading Please HELP! Fibromyalgia Warrior’s Family is in a Crisis due to COVID-19 Lock Down

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Fibromyalgia; Prescription & Drug Free since September 2019, by Guest Blogger, Beth Collier

Fibromyalgia warrior, Beth Collier, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Beth has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that she has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Beth by following her on Instagram, YouTube, My Fibro Face Off Blog, Facebook or by email… Continue reading Fibromyalgia; Prescription & Drug Free since September 2019, by Guest Blogger, Beth Collier

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Our 50th Fibromyalgia Face & Story was published today!!

Thank you so much to all the Fibromyalgia Warriors that took the time to send their photo and story through to be published. I really and truly appreciate each and every one of you ✨Raising Fibromyalgia Awareness together✨ Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia

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Fighting Fibromyalgia for my Son, by Tava

Fibromyalgia warrior, Tava, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Tava has added his face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that he has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Tava by following him on Instagram. Tava It has been 22 years of enduring Fibromyalgia,… Continue reading Fighting Fibromyalgia for my Son, by Tava

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Finally Diagnosed after Years of Pain & Exhaustion, by Jaiden Herkimer

Fibromyalgia warrior, Jaiden Herkimer, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Jaiden has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that she has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Jaiden by following her on Instagram. Jaiden Herkimer They think my Fibromyalgia was caused… Continue reading Finally Diagnosed after Years of Pain & Exhaustion, by Jaiden Herkimer

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Fibromyalgia & Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Most of us have read that Fibromyalgia co-exists with GERD. Chest pain too, is a common Fibromyalgia symptom. Some of us are told this by our doctors and we accept it as the truth, believing that our symptoms are all caused by Fibromyalgia and nothing can be done to treat them. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)Medical… Continue reading Fibromyalgia & Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

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My Rough & Frightening Journey to Diagnosis, by Tiffany Stuart

Fibromyalgia warrior, Tiffany Stuart, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Tiffany has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that she has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Tiffany by following her on Instagram. Tiffany Stuart My name is Tiffany Stuart and… Continue reading My Rough & Frightening Journey to Diagnosis, by Tiffany Stuart

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Adding My Face to Fibromyalgia Awareness, De-Anna Tuck

Fibromyalgia warrior, De-Anna Tuck, suffers from Fibromyalgia. While De-Anna is not yet ready to share her story, she has agreed to add her face to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that De-Anna has shared this, as each face added raises awareness. You can connect with De-Anna by following her on Instagram. De-Anna Tuck

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Adding My Face to Fibromyalgia Awareness, Fiona Black

Fibromyalgia warrior, Fiona Black, suffers from Fibromyalgia. While Fiona is not yet ready to share her story, she has agreed to add her face to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that she has shared this, as each face added raises awareness. You can connect with Fiona by following her on Instagram. Fiona Black

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Helpful Advice for newly diagnosed Fibromyalgia Warriors

After living with Fibromyalgia for over 10 years, I've come to realize that I could have and should have done certain things, right from the beginning of my diagnosis. It would have made my life so much easier. Unfortunately I learnt this the hard way, but at least I'm able to share this advice with… Continue reading Helpful Advice for newly diagnosed Fibromyalgia Warriors

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Survived Cancer & Diagnosed with Dystonia and Fibromyalgia, by Mette Magtalas

Fibromyalgia warrior, Mette Magtalas, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Mette has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that she has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Mette by following her on Instagram. Mette Magtalas I was very young when I… Continue reading Survived Cancer & Diagnosed with Dystonia and Fibromyalgia, by Mette Magtalas