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