FIBROMYALGIA:
Brain Scans Suggest Pain of Fibromyalgia Isn't Imaginary:
Tai Chi Beats Aerobics for Fibromyalgia Pain:
Lady Gaga's Fibromyalgia Puts Illness in the Spotlight: Daily struggle with chronic pain, disability defines patients' lives, experts say
MS Patients May Be Prone to Other Chronic Illnesses, Study Finds: High blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease and depression among common co-existing conditions
Acupuncture May Help Ease Fibromyalgia Pain, Study Finds: Alternative therapy combined with medication appears safe and effective, expert says
Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses Still Poorly Understood: Report: VA-sponsored study says people should be monitored for ALS, cancer and other diseases that take years to develop
Study Finds Drinking May Ease Fibromyalgia Pain, But Doctors Wary: U.S. specialists say alcohol is the wrong approach
Oxygen Chamber Therapy May Ease Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests: But treatment isn't FDA-approved, so insurance companies might not cover the cost
Lidocaine Injection May Help Treat Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests: But experts wonder how much of the benefit is due to placebo effect
Electrical Brain Stimulation Might Help Fibromyalgia Patients: Small French study saw improvement in people's mood, quality of life
Most Teens With Fibromyalgia Suffer Pain, Fatigue as Adults: Four of five continued to experience symptoms, while half had full-blown disorder, study finds
Restless Sleep Linked to Widespread Pain in Older Adults: Anxiety, memory problems and poor health also play a role, study suggests
Vitamin D Supplements May Help Ease Fibromyalgia Pain: Study: Patients who think they are deficient in the nutrient should consult their doctor first, experts say
Brain Scans Show Fibromyalgia Patients Process Pain Differently: Activity in certain regions suggests why they're less able to prepare for pain or respond to pain relief
Fibromyalgia Might Be Harder on Younger Patients, Study Finds: Research compared symptom severity, quality of life in various age groups
Lyrica May Ease Pain for Depressed Fibromyalgia Patients: Study finds drug safe, effective in combination with antidepressants
New Clues to Fibromyalgia's Causes: Condition called small-fiber polyneuropathy may lie behind many cases, research suggests
Nerve Stimulation Might Ease Fibromyalgia Pain: Small early study saw improvement in patients' quality of life
Weather Doesn't Trigger Fibromyalgia Symptoms, Study Finds: But some patients still may be more sensitive than others
Exercise May Ease Pain of Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests: Moderate physical activity doesn't exacerbate symptoms, researchers find
Fibromyalgia Diagnosis Often Missed in Men: Study: Condition causing pain, fatigue, sleep woes is much more common in women
1 in 10 Fibromyalgia Patients Uses Marijuana to Ease Pain: They also tend to have poorer mental health, researchers say
Fatigue Not a Factor in Fibromyalgia Pain, Study Says: Lack of sleep did not predict intensity, duration of discomfort with the disorder
Obesity Linked to Worse Fibromyalgia Symptoms: As weight increases, so do patient reports of greater pain, poor quality of life, researchers say
Spouse's Reaction May Affect Pain Management: Husbands appear more sensitive than wives, study says