Monthly Archives: October 2007

Exercise for treating fibromyalgia syndrome.

Busch A, Barber K, Overend T, Peloso P, Schachter C. BACKGROUND: Fibromyalgia (FMS) is a syndrome expressed by chronic widespread body pain which leads to reduced physical function and frequent use of health care services. Exercise training is commonly recommended … Continue reading

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IASP declares the Global Year Against Pain in Women

Contact: Sejal Sedani sejal.sedani@resolutecommunications.com 44-207-397-7474 WeissComm Partners ‘Real Women, Real Pain’ campaign highlights the suffering caused by disparities in pain recognition and treatment in women around the world Seattle, WA – October 15, 2007 — Today, the International Association for … Continue reading

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Duloxetine for the treatment of fibromyalgia in women: pooled results from two randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trials.

Arnold LM, Pritchett YL, D’Souza DN, Kajdasz DK, Iyengar S, Wernicke JF. Women’s Health Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio. Background: To assess the efficacy (in particular, in pain, functional impairment, and quality … Continue reading

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Characteristic electron microscopic findings in the skin of patients with

Kim SH, Kim DH, Oh DH, Clauw DJ. Dongguk University College of Medicine, Gyeongju, South Korea, junjan@dongguk.ac.kr. This blinded study was done to determine if there are any abnormal electron microscopic (EM) findings in the skin of fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) … Continue reading

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FMS Global News October 12, 2007

Global Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS) and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) News. DID IT HAPPEN IN OUR LONDON? by Jeanne Hambleton © 2007 This is reported to have happened in London – I don’t think so. Not our London, not the one … Continue reading

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Alexithymia in adolescents with chronic fatigue syndrome.

Global Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS) and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) News. van de Putte EM, Engelbert RH, Kuis W, Kimpen JL, Uiterwaal CS. Department of Pediatrics, Wilhelmina Children’s Hospital, University Medical Center Utrecht; The Netherlands. BACKGROUND: Alexithymia is postulated as an … Continue reading

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Fibromyalgia syndrome : New developments in pharmacotherapy.

[Article in German] Harten P. Schwerpunkt Rheumatologie, Sophienblatt 1, 24103, Kiel, Deutschland, p.harten@web.de. Fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) affects 2-10% of the adult population in industrial countries and although it is associated with substantial morbidity and disability, treatment options are unsatisfactory. The … Continue reading

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