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Compensation For Employer Liability & Fibromyalgia

Dear BrianI was aged 40 and a full time Medical Secretary when I was involved in an accident. Liability has been admitted. I suffered what was called a soft tissue injury and shortly after the acc...

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The Best Mineral Supplements For Fibromyalgia Sufferers

As anyone suffering from fibromyalgia knows, the condition is not a simple one to treat. Aside from the core issue of pain in muscles and ligaments, there are a number of associated issues such as sle...

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Recipes For Fibromyalgia Sufferers

While Fibromyalgia is a well-known disease there is still much debate over what it is actually caused by. As we recently discussed on the blog, while it is distinguished by joint and muscle pain, it d...

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Can I Make A Fibromyalgia Compensation Claim?

Dear Brian,I went into hospital for an operation in 2011. It did not work out at all well. In fact, I think that the surgeon botched it. I never felt well after the operation and eventually I was ...

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Fibromyalgia, Inflammation & Diet

There has been much debate recently around whether fibromyalgia is an inflammatory condition.  Historically fibromyalgia was called ‘fibrositis’ which means fibrous-tissue inflammation, and patie...

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Fibromyalgia & Daylight Saving

This coming Saturday night the clocks will move forward one hour, which means that we all lose one hour of sleep. If you’re a fibromyalgia sufferer this means you're probably thinking, "oh no, h...

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Fibromyalgia, Bullying & Making A Claim Against Your Employer

Dear BrianI was badly bullied by a former work colleague in February 2014 which resulted in me leaving my employment. At the time I was employed, Human Resources were aware of the problems but did...

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How Low Impact Exercise Can Help Alleviate Fibromyalgia

Everyone knows the benefits of exercise, but did you know that low impact exercise can be particularly beneficial for those suffering with fibromyalgia?Studies have shown that moderate exercise ca...

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Developing Fibromyalgia As A Result Of An Accident

Dear Brian,I wonder whether there have been any reported cases recently of people obtaining substantial damages for developing fibromyalgia after an accident. I know that you believe there obvious...

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Alternative Therapies To Help Combat Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia can have a serious impact on your quality of life, with chronic pain, sleep problems and fatigue being common symptoms.  It is no wonder that sufferers are always on the lookout for solu...

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