I don't think I've ever read an article on Fibromyalgia that doesn't refer to the fact that it's
"ALL IN YOUR MIND."
- "Well, you don't look as unwell as many of my patients" Pain Consultant
- "You seemed to be coping just fine, I'm surprised by your tears" GP
- "We should explore your relationship with your father" Rheumatologist
WHAT DOES IT ALL MEAN?
But, snails aside, this is good stuff.
And you know what else? I'm very lucky to have incredible friends and family looking out for me, they're like my little helpers. When one of these little helpers sent this study my way, it reminded me that this isn't just good news for Fibromyalgia patients, but it's good news for all our little helpers that are touched by our pain as well.
"The breakthrough also could solve the lingering question of why many sufferers have extremely painful hands as well as other “tender points” throughout the body, and why cold weather seems to aggravate the symptoms."
Makes for good reading doesn't it. More here: