Is Fibromyalgia Real?

Fibromyalgia is one of the most common reasons for chronic pain. It’s also one of the most misunderstood. The most common myth, doctors say, is that fibromyalgia is “all in your head.”

woman with fibromyalgia pain

What Causes Fibromyalgia?

Scientists have a lot to learn about what causes fibromyalgia. But new research suggests that neuroinflammation and other brain changes might be an important factor.

Pain receptors in brain connecting to fibromyalgia
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6 Myths About Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia has had a long journey to becoming a recognized medical condition. A fibromyalgia specialist sets the record straight on six common myths, including ones involving fibromyalgia diagnosis and treatment. Plus, learn four ways you can manage the condition on your own.

Woman suffering from fibromyalgia with pain points all over her body