What is A Fibro Gal and/or Fibro Guy ?
A Fibro Gal and/or Fibro Guy are people living with Fibromyalgia and/or Overlapping health conditons. The emphasis on living is important: learning to not become our illness. We make sure to enjoy our life and those who are a part of it included in our success.
What are overlapping conditions ?
People with fibromyalgia are also at greater risk of developing a number of other disorders, many of which can exacerbate your current fibromyalgia symptoms, or are linked to certain conditions, which may lead to fertility problems. Illnesses, diseases and conditions that fall into this category include:
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Disk Disease Cervical (neck)
Myofascial Pain Cervical (neck)
Sprain and Strain
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Swollen/Tender Lymph Nodes
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (RSDS)
Female Urethral Syndrome
Functional Bowel Disorder Syndromes
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lumbar (low back) Degen. Disk Disease
Lumbar (low back) Facet Arthropathy
Mechanical Low Back Pain
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS)
Myofascial Pain Syndrome
PLMS (Periodical Limb Movement)
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome (CRPS)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome
Vulvar Vestibulitis (Vulvodynia)
Why Fibromadness ?
Stacy the owner of Fibromadness is a Fibro Gal. After being diagnosed with fibromyalgia,osteoporosis,bursitis,IBS,IC,NASH and many more on the list,Stacy's experienced a void in resources for herself. She started this site to create a second home for women and men.
What does Fibromadness do for the community ?
We created the site so gals and guys can talk about health issues and share ideas to do more than simply cope. We welcome contributions, from Gals and Guys , who can offer personal experience. We invite members of the health care community who can offer advice, support and new ways of managing fibromyalgia.Also Authors whom like to share their books,podcast and more.
Can I help with the Fibromadness Sites ?
Yes! We need Gals and Guys to write articles on their personal experiences, to review publications and other resources, to interview experts, to share photography and other visual expressions. If you're interested in becoming a contributor or staff member, send an e-mail with your ideas to:stacyh.fibromadness.org . Include your full name, a brief description of your ideas, a phone number where you can be reached and appropriate times to call.