Fibromyalgia and Gastroparesis

Pain and bloating may be Gastroparesis

Gastroparesis, also called delayed gastric emptying, is a disorder that affects the digestive system. Normally, the stomach will break down food and contract to push the food down to the small intestine; but, with Gastroparesis, the food will move slowly or not at all.

I listened to the “professionals” […]

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Fibromyalgia and a Slow Moving Bowel

Fibromyalgia and a slow-moving bowel—does it have to be this way?

I had worked in the direct care field and I knew what kind of day it would be when I would visit a client’s home and they would be complaining about not having a bowel movement.

At first, I didn’t understand the obsession with […]

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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome—Dehydration and Pain

HYDRATE!

 

Dehydration and Pain—I never understood the relationship between dehydration and pain until my latest visit to the muscle therapist for a {ouch}, deep-tissue massage. I can’t believe I paid for the experience, but am willing to do what I need to do for a better quality of life.

I live with […]

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