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Coping with Fibromyalgia at work

Whether or not to work while suffering from Fibromyalgia is a very personal decision and will depend on the individual who suffers from the condition. Symptoms of fibromyalgia such as headaches, fatig...

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Mindfulness for Fibromyalgia – a blog by Breathworks

When I first began my journey with mindfulness for health, my personal knowledge was limited to spinal and leg pain. I wasn't really aware that there are pain conditions that can affect the whole body...

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How One Fibromyalgia Sufferer Took Charge of Her Condition and Improved Her Life

11 years ago, I thought I was going mad or dying or both. My name is Karen Jackson and I am a Neuro-Linguistic Programming Master Practitioner and Life Coach and I have fibromyalgia.I was a mother...

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Work Capability Assessments – What Are They and Who Does the Assessing?

If you suffer with chronic pain and find that it makes it difficult or impossible to work, you may be able to claim financial support. This will require a Work Capability Assessment (WCA). In this blo...

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Who Treats Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia is often puzzling for some medical professionals who are not familiar with it. So, who do sufferers turn to for a treatment?  As an ‘invisible illness’, Fibromyalgia is diff...

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How A Fibromyalgia Sufferer Changed Her Life Through Diet

For over a decade, Holly Donald suffered with debilitating symptoms of Fibromyalgia. Changing her diet has changed her life.  With two young children and a demanding job, 36-year-old Holly D...

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CRPS & Fibromyalgia Compensation – Can I Make A Claim?

Compensation claims for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) and fibromyalgia are notoriously difficult. Not many solicitors understand the long-term conditions whilst others have not even heard of t...

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How You Can Strengthen Your Chronic Pain Compensation Claim

Living with chronic pain can have a massive impact on a person’s life.  Simple tasks often prove insurmountable for those quite literally crippled with unbearable aching muscles, joints, t...

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Could Social Media Hinder Your Compensation Claim?

Social media has rapidly become a place for us to keep in touch with far-flung friends and share our daily life in text, photo or video form.  It is a quick, easy and instant way to share go...

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Gadgets and Apps for Fibromyalgia Sufferers

Thousands of people suffer from chronic pain conditions such as fibromyalgia. When life is a daily struggle with pain, fatigue and brain fog, the impact can be devastating, especially as there is no c...

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