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CFIDS - What to do for Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia is a poorly understood condition, which has been known for many years by a variety of names: fibrositis, myofascial pain syndrome, and muscular rheumatism. It is very common and probably accounts for many so-called "tension" headaches, frozen shoulders, and low back pain. The presence of "trigger points," distinct spots in muscles...

CFIDS vs. Chronic Fatigue

Although commonly confused, CFIDS and Chronic Fatigue are actually two separate terms. In 1994, the Centers for Disease Control developed a research and clinical definition for chronic fatigue and immune dysfunction syndrome (CFIDS). However, there is still a great deal of confusion around how the disease is defined and diagnosed. Terminology is a...