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I Was Made To Feel Like a Hypochondriac, by Sasha Twinham

Fibromyalgia warrior, Sasha Twinham, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Sasha 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 Sasha by following her on Instagram. Sasha Twinham Hi! My name is Sash and I am… Continue reading I Was Made To Feel Like a Hypochondriac, by Sasha Twinham

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Adding My Face to Fibromyalgia Awareness, Kaishona Casey

Fibromyalgia warrior, Kaishona Casey, suffers from Fibromyalgia. While Kaishona 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 Kaishona by following her on Instagram. Kaishona Casey

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Being In Constant Pain Is Not Easy, by Milagro Bonilla

Fibromyalgia warrior, Milagro Bonilla, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Milagro has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Milagro has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Milagro by following her on Instagram. Milagro Bonilla From what I can remember, my journey… Continue reading Being In Constant Pain Is Not Easy, by Milagro Bonilla

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Don’t Believe that Fibromyalgia is real? This article is for you …

Why is it that we still have people believing that Fibromyalgia is not real? It's quite frankly ignorance and a lack of research on their behalf. The more stories I hear, the more I realize that majority of us have gone through so much trauma just to obtain a diagnosis and then on top of… Continue reading Don’t Believe that Fibromyalgia is real? This article is for you …

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Fibromyalgia: The “F” Word of the Medical Community, by Paul from The Chiropractic Guy

Paul from The Chiropractic Guy has written a very interesting article about Fibromyalgia from a clinicians perspective and has provided some thoughts on chronic pain treatment. I hope you find this informative. You can connect with Paul on Instagram. Hi Fibro Warriors There has never been a bigger platform to raise awareness and knowledge of… Continue reading Fibromyalgia: The “F” Word of the Medical Community, by Paul from The Chiropractic Guy

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I Knew Something Wasn’t Right, by Gina Christiansen

Fibromyalgia warrior, Gina Christiansen, 23 years old, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Gina has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Gina has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Gina by following her on Instagram. She is also the founder… Continue reading I Knew Something Wasn’t Right, by Gina Christiansen

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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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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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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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Too Young for Fibromyalgia, by Meri-zelle Bouillon

Fibromyalgia warrior, Meri-zelle Bouillon, suffers from Fibromyalgia. Meri-zelle 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 Meri-zelle by following her on Instagram. Meri-zelle Bouillon My story starts 5 years ago.… Continue reading Too Young for Fibromyalgia, by Meri-zelle Bouillon

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My Life Changed Drastically after Fibromyalgia Diagnosis, by Amanda Morazzini

Fibromyalgia warrior, Amanda Morazzini suffers from Fibromyalgia. Amanda has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Amanda has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Amanda by following her on Instagram. Amanda Morazzini Fibromyalgia. A pain that's indescribable. A pain… Continue reading My Life Changed Drastically after Fibromyalgia Diagnosis, by Amanda Morazzini

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The Diagnosis that Changed my Life, by Colin Crawford

Fibromyalgia warrior, Colin Crawford suffers from Fibromyalgia. Colin has added his face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Colin has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Colin by following him on Instagram. Colin Crawford Sunday 25th March 2018. A strangely conflicting day.… Continue reading The Diagnosis that Changed my Life, by Colin Crawford

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I Suffer Deep Grief for the girl I was before Fibromyalgia, by Amy Bevan

Fibromyalgia warrior, Amy Bevan suffers from Fibromyalgia. Amy has added her face and story to Faces & Stories of Fibromyalgia. I am so grateful that Amy has shared this, as each story told raises awareness and helps fellow sufferers. You can connect with Amy by following her on Instagram. I Suffer Deep Grief for the Girl I was… Continue reading I Suffer Deep Grief for the girl I was before Fibromyalgia, by Amy Bevan

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Trigger Point Injections (TPIs)

Trigger Point Injections Every 4 months, I go to see my Pain Specialist and he gives me Trigger Point Injections (TPIs). The areas that he focuses on are my neck, shoulders, back (both upper and lower), my jaw and occasionally the muscles in my chest. I find these injections very painful and they often put… Continue reading Trigger Point Injections (TPIs)

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What is a Flare?

A flare is when symptoms of a chronic illness become excruciatingly painful and "flare up". Some flares can be over quickly whilst others can last months or year.Stress, hormones, a change in the weather or doing more than normal can cause a flare but sometimes they can occur for no apparent reason. What is a… Continue reading What is a Flare?