Tag Archive: Fibromyalgia

Lyme Disease

10 Things You Need To Know About Lyme Disease

Though it's a devastating chronic disease, Lyme disease confounds a large portion of the public. It's much more than a bull's eye rash, and with more than 35,000 reported cases of Lyme in the United States last year.The CDC estimates, based on other data, that 300,000 people are treated in the US each year for Lyme. Below are 10 things everyone should know about Lyme:

The Autoimmune Solution

Interview With Dr Amy Myers About Her New Book, The Autoimmune Solution

Q. Why did you decide to write The Autoimmune Solution? A. I know firsthand how frustrating and painful autoimmune disease can be. During medical school, I was diagnosed with an autoimmune thyroid condition called Graves’ disease. When conventional medicine failed me, I had to develop my own solution—now my mission in life is to help others on their own journey to recover from autoimmunity.

Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia: What it is and How to Treat It

After my recent post on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), I felt it was important to spotlight Fibromyalgia (FM), a debilitating symptom of CFS and a free-standing diagnosis all its own. For many people, FM and CFS are the same illness. For others, FM exists without all of the other symptoms of CFS.