Dry Body Brushing and Fibromyalgia – Fibro Bodies

The Benefits of Dry Body Brushing Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue is often associated with toxic overload and therefore, finding ways to reduce the toxins in our bodies is crucial to good health. Dry Body Brushing is a great addition to your daily routine. Many of us opt for a massage Continue Reading

Going “Gaga” for Fibromyalgia & Raising Awareness – Lady Gaga Fibro

Lady Gaga “comes out” as a Fibro Fighter Have you noticed the media frenzy this past week? Fibromyalgia is trendy!! Lady Gaga declared on her Twitter feed that she too, battles with Fibromyalgia. As she opened up about her chronic pain, her cancelled tour dates and stay in hospital; social Continue Reading

Fibromyalgia. Fighting The Battles & Winning The War! – Fibro Fighter

Every day is a battle but who is winning the war? Since I began Fibro Warrior, I have often been asked how do I manage to focus on the positives whilst battling Fibromyalgia? The answer to that is what are the alternatives? I guess I have two choices but only one Continue Reading

How You Can Embrace The New Season – Fibro Season

“Seasons of mists and mellow fruitfulness”  ~Keats If I had to pick a favourite season, I think that Autumn would win hands down. The beautiful colours of the changing scenery and the gathering of the harvest has the power to take my breath away. Who can resist those lovely walks? Continue Reading

Pain Is So Much More Than Physical… – Fibro Pain

Where do you feel your pain? It’s so much more than physical – you know it!!! According to the Oxford Dictionary, the number one meaning for the word pain is “Highly unpleasant physical sensation caused by illness or injury.” For those of us who battle with chronic pain, we can Continue Reading

Does Your Pain Have a Purpose? Fibro Pain

Hard to believe that our pain actually could have a purpose? But, hold that thought… This time 2 years ago, I was just days away from a car accident which would have a dramatic effect on my life in terms of both physical and emotional pain. Thankfully, I was not Continue Reading

Why Staying in Your Comfort Zone Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be – Fibro Warrior

Who doesn’t love their comfort zone? You know the place; where it’s all cosy, warm, snuggly and safe, very safe! When you are battling a chronic condition, our comfort zone is our sanctuary. It is the place where we know our limitations. We recognise our abilities, so don’t really have Continue Reading

Talking Bluntly about Night Time Chronic Pain – Fibromyalgia Warrior

September is National Pain Awareness Month. I have a chronic pain disease called Fibromyalgia Syndrome. You can read what fibro is: here. (This is a typical night for me. I describe it as follows.) I think the hardest thing for a person with chronic pain is to tell you how they Continue Reading