Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Finally – An Objective Measure of Fatigue ? An ME/CFS And Fibromyalgia Inquiry


  By Cort Johnson in Health Rising.   Making Fatigue Real Fatigue is like the Rodney Dangerfield of symptoms – it just gets no respect. The problem is the poor descriptive power of the word. It readily describes the everyday, manageable fatigue that most of the population regularly feels. That fatigue, though, has little relation […]

Pacing vs Push And Crash


  From Treating Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia.   If you have CFS or fibromyalgia, you are probably acquainted with the experience of push and crash. This is the frustrating loop in which people swing between overactivity and forced rest, feeling caught in a vicious cycle illustrated in the diagram. When their symptoms are low, […]

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome vs. Fibromyalgia: What’s The Difference?

ME v Fibro

    By Adrienne Dellwo in Very Well. What’s the difference? The issue of chronic fatigue syndrome vs. fibromyalgia concerns many people, including doctors, the people who have these disorders, and the family and friends who care about them. Some doctors treat fibromyalgia (also called fibromyalgia syndrome, or FMS) and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS, also called myalgic […]

Genetic Predisposition in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – Can They Run In Your Family ?


An Article in ‘About Health’ By Adrienne Dellwo, Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Expert. It’s common for multiple people in one family to have fibromyalgia (FMS) and/or chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS or ME/CFS).  So does that mean it’s genetic? Not exactly. In a genetic disease, if you inherit the responsible gene(s) from your parent, you have […]

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