There has been a longstanding connection between brain damage and fibromyalgia, but it is an area of both disorders that has come back to the forefront of research. Recent news articles about patients with undetected brain injuries being misdiagnosed with fibromyalgia, and patients with fibromyalgia being diagnosed with brain damage as a result of the fibro are giving rise to new questions about diagnosis and treatment.
How will Social Security's new ruling SSR 12-2p affect my Fibromyalgia claim?
Fibromyalgia & SSDI: Disability Attorney Explains Ruling 12-2P. The Ruling does not change what you will have to prove to obtain disability benefits but it does provide clear guidance that will prove useful in meeting your burden.
FIBROMYALGIA: A new test leads to a cause and maybe a cure. “Fibromyalgia may be related to a global dysfunction of cerebral pain-processing,”
Fibromyalgia and Glutamate
what is glutamate, what does it do, and why may it have an effect on fibromyalgia and the symptoms that we suffer from the disorder?
Infographic on fibromyalgia
Fibromyalgia Infographic - great for employer education
Taking opioids for chronic pain isn't addiction
Failed spinal surgery, failed hand surgery, PPP AR, migraines. Yes to opioids, no to addicted, yes to dependent! You can judge me as an addict when you show me your medical degree!
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Neurology of Fibromyalgia Syndrome - Looking at the Role of the Central Nervous System in FMS