Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Know The Dangers Of Lyrica For Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia, also called fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS), is a long-term condition that causes increased sensitivity to pain, fatigue (extreme tiredness), muscle stiffness, difficulty sleeping, problems with mental processes (known as “fibro-fog” or brain fog) — like memory and concentration problems — headaches, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), stomach pain and bloating. For a long time, when fibromyalgia […]

Are You Suffering From Adrenal Exhaustion?

Do you feel like you’re running on empty most of the time? Requiring more and more caffeine first thing to help you face the day? Rushing about trying to get 101 things done but actually achieving very little in the process? If so, you need to be careful you’re not putting your health at risk. […]

Fight Stress-Related Fatigue And Come Out Tops

Forty years ago, if you wanted a double espresso, you’d have to go looking for an ‘Old World’ coffee house or an Italian restaurant. Today? Well, a double espresso is never far away… not to mention an array of other types of coffee available in different strengths and sizes and I think it’s safe to […]

Stepping In To The ‘Minefield’ Of Finding The Right Treatment For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

What are the treatment options for someone suffering from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome / Myalgic Encephalomyelitis CFS/ME? Part of the answer probably lies with the doctor that gave the diagnosis or whether a medical diagnosis has been made at all. (Most sufferers still struggle to get their condition recognised by their GP and travel from doctor to doctor in an effort to get a proper diagnosis.)

If you are lucky enough to get a sympathetic doctor and a positive diagnosis, you can start with treatment. But where do you begin? CFS/ME is after all a multi-level illness…