Damn you sleep my eternal foe

Okay, so sleep and fibromyalgia are not friends

So there are a lot of issues with sleep and fibromyalgia. I also have other chronic pain and vertigo, but seriously since I was young sleep and me have not been on speaking terms. Here are some of the random things you can look forward to with fibromyalgia and sleep:   The ouchie, the flip, … Continue reading Okay, so sleep and fibromyalgia are not friends

Meta-analysis: sleep disturbances and fibromyalgia

I have talked about fibromaygia and sleep before. See: Fibromyalgia and sleep issues Health-related quality of life regarding sleep and fibromyalgia Lack of continuous sleep in Fibromyalgia #sleep duration and# fibromyalgia #pain intensity Now we have another study looking at our quality of sleep and sleep dysfunction in fibromyalgia. It is one of the hallmark symptoms … Continue reading Meta-analysis: sleep disturbances and fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia and sleep issues

Fibromyalgia and sleep dysfunction go hand in hand. Some researchers believe that fibromyalgia is, in essence, a sleep disorder but whether it is or not it definitely is an important component of the syndrome as a whole. Lack of sleep leads to physical and mental fatigue which increases the brain fog associated with fibromyalgia. Non-restorative sleep has also … Continue reading Fibromyalgia and sleep issues

Health-related quality of life regarding sleep and fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a syndrome defined by chronic widespread pain with multiple tender points, fatigue, sleep dysfunction, cognitive dysfunction and abnormal pain processing. Sleep dysfunction affects the quality of sleep people get but also often people can have more than one sleep disorder associated with their sleeping problems. Sleep is said to be one of … Continue reading Health-related quality of life regarding sleep and fibromyalgia