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When Touch Hurts and Blood Matters: Getting at the Pain in Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Sydnrome (ME/CFS)

(Please welcome Tim Vaughan to Health Rising's team of bloggers as he digs deeper into issues raised in earlier blogs and outlines an intriguing theory about the nature of pain in fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome and other disorders.) Touch the tip of your forefinger to the tip of Read more [...]

Are Oxygen Starved Tissues Causing Pain and Fatigue in Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)?

The Pain of Exercise Chronic fatigue syndrome is not the only disorder featuring  post-exertional malaise.  Widespread pain may be fibromyalgia's main symptom but exercise problems, while not  as severe as found in ME/CFS,  are common. Most studies suggest that 'exercise'  is generally  Read more [...]