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The latest news on fibromyalgia syndrome and chronic fatigue syndrome is posted below in support of Fibromyalgia Network’s mission to educate patients and the media with ad-free reporting.

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How Back Pain Affects Fibromyalgia

Although people might have trouble understanding your all-over fibromyalgia symptoms, they may be able to relate to chronic low back pain.

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Magnesium Treats Fibromyalgia Pain

Why would magnesium reduce your fibromyalgia symptoms, and how does the addition of an old drug, amitriptyline, improve its effectiveness?

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Physical Therapy Combo for Fibromyalgia

It is possible to improve fibromyalgia symptoms with one weekly application of ultrasound and TENS therapies.

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Personalized Fibromyalgia Care

Wouldn’t it be nice if your doctor could personalize your treatment to address specific symptoms instead of applying cookbook treatment guidelines?

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Getting to the Root of Fibromyalgia

Trace elements in hair samples show fibromyalgia patients have lower levels of important minerals compared to healthy adults.

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A New Step in Water Aerobics Therapy

Adding water aerobics can make a difference in an overall treatment plan, and fibromyalgia patients seem to like it.

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Keeping Your Body Aches Under Control

Contracting a muscle in one area can increase pain in another for people with fibromyalgia.

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Disease Severity Markers?

Researchers are looking to develop objective disease severity markers for fibromyalgia.

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Nurse Practitioners Offer Better Care

Nurse Practitioners may offer fibromyalgia patients a better option when it comes to primary care.

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Sun Therapy for Fibro

A new study shows UV rays may also reduce fibromyalgia pain.

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