I feel blessed to be a mother and it is a privilege that I never thought I would get to experience. I was resigned to the fact that I was never going to have any children, as my doctor told me at the young age of 21 that my … [Read more...] about The Paranoia of Motherhood with ME/CFS – Will My Child Develop ME/CFS?
When I woke up this morning, I could tell before I even got out of bed what the weather was like outside. No â€ Iâ€™m not a psychic but my body can tell you whatever it is you want to know about the weather without me even … [Read more...] about CFS & Fibromyalgia: It’s A Winter Storm Every Day
ProHealth recently published their list of Top 10 Health Headlines from 2010 based on number of viewers/clicks over the year.Â Â Below I've included the links and a brief excerpt from each of the articles that you click on and … [Read more...] about ProHealth’s Top 10 Health Headlines of 2010
Gut Inflammation In Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a debilitating disease characterized by unexplained disabling fatigue and a combination of accompanying symptoms the pathology of which is … [Read more...] about ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia News Around the Web
The FDA announced yesterday, 1/13/11, that they were asking manufacturers of prescription acetaminophen and opioid combination medications to 325 mg. per capsule, tablet or dosage unit, whatever may apply.Â According to the … [Read more...] about FDA Limits Acetaminophen/Opioid Combination Dosages
TWiV 114 hosts Vincent Racaniello, Alan Dove and Rich Condit discuss what they considered the top 10 virology stories of 2010.Â The first up you can listen to is regarding ME/CFS, XMRV & prostate cancer.Â Please click the … [Read more...] about This Week In Virology: Ten Virology Stories of 2010
I've been sick since Friday and I'm assuming it's the flu bug that has been going around.Â I've been feeling semi-sick on my stomach and I have a cold and sinus headache and now it's settled in my chest,Â so I'm coughing with … [Read more...] about ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia & the Flu
Laurel at Dreams at Stake:Â A Journey of Hope Through Severe ME/CFSÂ created the above video that everyone needs to watch and share with others.Â Laurel is currently bedridden with a severe case of ME/CFS and it took her more … [Read more...] about Video: What Is ME/CFS?
The weather is as unpredictable as our ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia symptoms can be.Â I find that I personally struggle the most with symptoms flaring when the weather and temperatures are at extremes - either really hot, really … [Read more...] about CFS & Fibromyalgia Symptoms Flare In Cold Weather
Inflammation - a word that Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS patients know all to well - and feel way too much of in our bodies all of the time. As a Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS patient, blood tests always reveal that my body has high … [Read more...] about Inflammation & Pain