#ChronicIllness Morning Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines…

Here’s a few links to my favourite online newspapers for finding a variety of health related news from other Chronic Illness Bloggers & Warriors, for up to date news about health conditions such as latest research papers or people sharing hints and tips about how they cope day to day. – Carole Scrafton (Admin and Founding member of FibroFlutters)
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#ChronicIllness Evening Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines

Here’s a few links to my favourite online newspapers for finding a variety of health related news from other Chronic Illness Bloggers & Warriors, for up to date news about health conditions such as latest research papers or people sharing hints and tips about how they cope day to day.… Read More #ChronicIllness Evening Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines

Invest in ME Research – IIMEC13 Invest in ME Research Conference 2018 News

Exciting News for the IIMEC13 Invest in ME Research Conference 2018 |  Professor Davis is on his way to London, June 2018, and will be joining the other international experts present to work toward; better understanding ME, and more collaboration in research into ME. Source: Invest in ME Research – IIMEC13 Invest in ME Research Conference… Read More Invest in ME Research – IIMEC13 Invest in ME Research Conference 2018 News

Volunteer with The Ehlers-Danlos Society | Volunteer Opportunities (2018)

Volunteer Opportunities (2018) Volunteer Job Opportunities Photography Videography and Video Editing Graphic Design Editing Campaigns Online Moderator Patient Advocate Grants/Trusts Events EDS Conference Volunteer Jobs Artistic Talents Writing   If you think you can offer support as a volunteer please click the link for more information and if you decide it is something you would… Read More Volunteer with The Ehlers-Danlos Society | Volunteer Opportunities (2018)

Patient Group Surveys for Corporate Reputation of Pharma in 2017 – 18 languages

Originally posted on PatientView:
Study: Comparing the extent to which the pharma industry—and pharma companies—met the expectations of patient organisations (and took their views into consideration) during 2017 LINKS TO THE ONLINE SURVEY IN 18 LANGUAGES: 中文: goo.gl/f3Juo1 한국어: goo.gl/9bv6ig 日本語: goo.gl/Fdy7MX Dansk: goo.gl/vqKSEL Deutsch: goo.gl/bNkvYb Ελληνικά: goo.gl/dq7bBN English: goo.gl/MfbVi8 Español: goo.gl/Mt2Ec2 Français: goo.gl/jwQHkT Italiano: goo.gl/5cfzgG Magyar: goo.gl/tQfXNf Nederlands:…

Food & Nutrition | A selection of recipes & places to find them | Fibrofly73 | FibroFlutters

  I’m going to ask my wonderful hubby and chief chef in my house to make this as an alternative to cauliflower Cheese.  Always looking for new ideas and inspiration. >>>   Buffalo Cauliflower with Ranch Dressing Ranch Dressing  |  NutritionFacts.org | 01 February Ranch Dressing Why not visit the site for more recipes and other… Read More Food & Nutrition | A selection of recipes & places to find them | Fibrofly73 | FibroFlutters

#TinnitusAwarenessWeek | Tinnitus Week 2018 // Cubex Weekly TIP | Jan 25, 2018

n the earlier days getting to sleep was a perpetual problem and not understanding that I had tinnitus certainly didn’t help when visiting the GP to ask for help. I didn’t even know what tinnitus was when I was in my early twenties, also, back then it wasn’t constant like it is now and has been for approximately the last 12 years.… Read More #TinnitusAwarenessWeek | Tinnitus Week 2018 // Cubex Weekly TIP | Jan 25, 2018

The Therapeutic Benefits of Gardening

The Therapeutic Benefits of Gardening By: Virgil Anderson a cancer survivor and editor who has just finished this article on gardening as therapy. Horticultural therapy is not a new form of treatment! “Horticultural therapy has a long history, possibly dating back over two thousand years to ancient Greece or ancient Egypt. The real science of this… Read More The Therapeutic Benefits of Gardening

ME Association campaign for May12th 2018 > Walk the distance, make a difference! Walk for M.E. on ME Awareness Day!

ME Association campaign for May12th 2018 > Walk the distance, make a difference! Walk for M.E. on ME Awareness Day! | 19 January 2018 Walk the distance, make a difference! Walk for M.E. on ME Awareness Day! | 19 January 2018 ME Association > Helping to make the UK a better place for people with ME/CFS… Read More ME Association campaign for May12th 2018 > Walk the distance, make a difference! Walk for M.E. on ME Awareness Day!

The Therapeutic Benefits of Gardening | By: Virgil Anderson

The Therapeutic Benefits of Gardening By: Virgil Anderson a cancer survivor and editor who has just finished this article on gardening as therapy. Horticultural therapy is not a new form of treatment! “Horticultural therapy has a long history, possibly dating back over two thousand years to ancient Greece or ancient Egypt. The real science of this… Read More The Therapeutic Benefits of Gardening | By: Virgil Anderson

The Leibster Blogging Award – Simon R Stones nominations

The Leibster Blogging Award – Simon R Stones nominations Last week as part of our nomination for a 2018 Leibster blogging award by afternoontea4two I nominated Simon as one of my 11 blogger nominees for A Leibster 2018 award.  Simon is a Doctoral Researcher in Child and Family Health, Health Activist and Patient Research Ambassador Read… Read More The Leibster Blogging Award – Simon R Stones nominations

How Neglecting Minorities in Medical Research Has Led to Deadly Outcomes | Brian Clark | CEO of  (Human Data Project) HDP Health

How Neglecting Minorities in Medical Research Has Led to Deadly Outcomes By Brian Clark CEO of  (Human Data Project) HDP Health > Solving a $1T Problem How Neglecting Minorities in Medical Research Has Led to Deadly Outcomes— Solving a $1T Problem HDP Health – Home Page for providers About the Founder – Brian Clark “As… Read More How Neglecting Minorities in Medical Research Has Led to Deadly Outcomes | Brian Clark | CEO of  (Human Data Project) HDP Health

N&C Phlexicare > Claim your FREE blue heart badge by using the link below

  N&C Phlexicare are giving away FREE invisible disabilities heart shaped badges to raise awareness for invisible illnesses and to ensure that people who suffer from an invisible disability feel confident in using the facilities that are available to them, without feeling as though they are being judged by others around them. Request your FREE… Read More N&C Phlexicare > Claim your FREE blue heart badge by using the link below

Info site – Ehlers Danlos UK: Hypermobility Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

Do have EDS or any other hypermobility syndrome? Are you unsure about what the condition is or whether you may have it or not? Would you like to know more about it?, for instance one of the main questions often asked… … Why the Zebra? The following link takes you to the charity website of… Read More Info site – Ehlers Danlos UK: Hypermobility Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

Autonomic Dysfunction Sheet (PoTS) for people with EDS – HT / (h)EDS | Ehlers Danlos Support UK

Autonomic Dysfunction Sheet (PoTS) Article / Paper by: Dr Alan Hakim MA FRCP, Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth, London. Professor Rodney Grahame CBE MD FRCP FACP, Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth, London. Originally posted http://www.ehlers-danlos.org  Medical information | Autonomic Dysfunction This post is not aimed at everyone with EDS as explained in… Read More Autonomic Dysfunction Sheet (PoTS) for people with EDS – HT / (h)EDS | Ehlers Danlos Support UK

Why ADHD Can Look Like Depression | By Neil Petersen | psychcentral.com

An interesting read Exerpt from Neil’s Post “Bob decides to see a psychiatrist. Bob says “Doc, I’ve lost interest in my favorite hobby, I have trouble motivating myself to do anything, I feel like a failure, and I sleep until noon every day.” Bob walks out with a prescription for antidepressants. So…” Source: Why ADHD… Read More Why ADHD Can Look Like Depression | By Neil Petersen | psychcentral.com

Fibromyalgia / CFS / Anxiety & Depression / Invisible Illness: The viscious circle of ‘Catch 22’ & Setbacks versus Flares: Which is which?

Do you have Fibromyalgia, Chronic Pain, Chronic Fatigue, Fog, Depression and/or Anxiety or any other Illness where you flare from time to time and one illness rubs onto another one making you feel worse? Do you know the difference between a flare and a setback? Many people don’t and often treat themselves for a flare… Read More Fibromyalgia / CFS / Anxiety & Depression / Invisible Illness: The viscious circle of ‘Catch 22’ & Setbacks versus Flares: Which is which?

Study suggests small cell lung cancer should not be treated as single disease | Cancer Research

A new study in mice suggests that a type of lung cancer could be split into two different diseases based on cells’ molecular fingerprints. Source: Study suggests small cell lung cancer should not be treated as single disease | Cancer Research Cancer Research Home Page:  www.cancerresearchuk.org/home Featured image is taken from the article on Cancer Research website,… Read More Study suggests small cell lung cancer should not be treated as single disease | Cancer Research

The most underrated scientific breakthroughs of 2017 | Quartz

One of the most frustrating things about science is that it’s an incremental process. This, however, is a feature, and not a bug; in order to advance our understanding of ourselves and the world around us, we need to test and retest—and retest and retest—everything new thing we think we’ve discovered. That means it’s easy… via… Read More The most underrated scientific breakthroughs of 2017 | Quartz

30 years after Prozac arrived, we still buy the lie that chemical imbalances cause depression | Olivia Goldhill | Quartz

A superbly written post about how depression, chemical imbalances and medications have been viewed and used over time, including Prozac a super drug released for the use of treating depression 30 years ago. Although it is a longish read it is exceptionally educational for anyone with an interest in the biography of treatments of mental… Read More 30 years after Prozac arrived, we still buy the lie that chemical imbalances cause depression | Olivia Goldhill | Quartz

Triple Chocolate Brownie Chunk Ice Cream Sundae (Gluten-Free, Vegan)

Source: Triple Chocolate Brownie Chunk Ice Cream Sundae (Gluten-Free, Vegan) By:  Rebecca who is a “healthy gluten-free & allergy-friendly food blogger, Celiac advocate, yogi, and college student!” Home Page:  strengthandsunshine.com                                                  … Read More Triple Chocolate Brownie Chunk Ice Cream Sundae (Gluten-Free, Vegan)

Do you know how to make the most of your Doctors appointment? | fibrofly73

Do you know how to make the most of your Doctors appointment? This happens to be something which as Chronic Illness Warriors we talk about a lot because we have to prioritise which of our ailments need dealing with the most each time we visit our GP’s.  We have so many things requiring attention at… Read More Do you know how to make the most of your Doctors appointment? | fibrofly73

Hyperparathyroidism Sometimes Misdiagnosed as Fibromyalgia | edsinfo.wordpress.com

Originally posted on EDS and Chronic Pain News & Info:
Is Hyperparathyroidism Sometimes Misdiagnosed as Fibromyalgia? – July 2014 Editor’s Comment: A new study presented at the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 2014 Annual Meeting suggests that a subset of patients diagnosed with fibromyalgia may actually have unrecognized hyperparathyroidism. The two illnesses have a number of…

PETITION to UK Parliament > Make Fibromyalgia a disability | originated by Adrienne Lakin

I’m a sufferer myself alongside many others where I live and my group members need this change as much as I do. That is why I signed this petition >>>  Carole Sian Scrafton Will you join in the fight for fibro to be recognised by the UK Government as a disabling condition, rather than ‘an… Read More PETITION to UK Parliament > Make Fibromyalgia a disability | originated by Adrienne Lakin

Patient | Causes and treatments of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) – video | Dr Sarah Jarvis

Do you have Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)? #chronicillness Dr Sarah Jarvis discusses and explains the causes and treatments in this video courtesy of Patient via: http://www.youtube.com ~ Patient Once there on the site you will also find info & links for IBS Patient forum and many other useful links too.  🙂 I hope this is… Read More Patient | Causes and treatments of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) – video | Dr Sarah Jarvis

Fibromyalgia – What’s that? Find out where to find relevant information

Fibromyalgia – What’s that? In my own words…. Fibromyalgia is an undetermined Chronic Pain Disorder made up of a variety of physical, mental, and, nerve type symptoms, and its sufferers are in constant pain even when they’re smiling at you 🙂 We endure a combination of symptoms and illnesses not just chronic pain and these… Read More Fibromyalgia – What’s that? Find out where to find relevant information

Questions and Answers About Fibromyalgia – Information resource | NIAMS

The following link takes you to the Fibromyalgia pages of the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) for National Institute of Health and I’m sharing it because I find the pages to be a good information resource.  🙂    Questions and Answers About Fibromyalgia. There is another link amid the Q… Read More Questions and Answers About Fibromyalgia – Information resource | NIAMS

Home News | FibroFlutters Information Poster

Find out more about FMAUK  via http://www.fmauk.org  and here on this CAMPAIGN post by FibroFlutters fibroflutters.com/2016/05/12 | fmauk fighting for the freedom from fibromyalgia Sunderland Mind Centre can be found via http://www.sunderlandmind.co.uk Alternatively you can give them a call for confidential support and advice via these numbers:   0191 5657218, or, 07961064117 Or, drop by the… Read More Home News | FibroFlutters Information Poster

Thinking about trying something complementary here are the ‘Ten Must Have Basic Essential Oils’ | your-aromatherapy-guide.com

Are you living with chronic illness such as Fibromyalgia, EDS/JHS/HMS, CFS/ME, Anxiety/Depression, and, are thinking about trying a complementary approach to enhance your treatment, such as using essential oils, and would like to know about them first?(always a good idea!)  then the link below may be useful to you.   Here are the Ten Must… Read More Thinking about trying something complementary here are the ‘Ten Must Have Basic Essential Oils’ | your-aromatherapy-guide.com

Fibromyalgia – Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders – Merck Manual Professional Edition

via Fibromyalgia – Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders – Merck Manual Professional Edition. Merck & Co Manuals Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, NJ, USA is a global healthcare leader working to help the world be well. From developing new therapies that treat and prevent disease to helping people in need, we are committed to improving… Read More Fibromyalgia – Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders – Merck Manual Professional Edition

#ChronicIllness Morning Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines…

Here’s a few links to my favourite online newspapers for finding a variety of health related news from other Chronic Illness Bloggers & Warriors, for up to date news about health conditions such as latest research papers or people sharing hints and tips about how they cope day to day. – Carole Scrafton (Admin and Founding member of FibroFlutters)
aka fibrofly73 / scrufton73… Read More #ChronicIllness Morning Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines…

#ChronicIllness Morning Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines…

Here’s a few links to my favourite online newspapers for finding a variety of health related news from other Chronic Illness Bloggers & Warriors, for up to date news about health conditions such as latest research papers or people sharing hints and tips about how they cope day to day. – Carole Scrafton (Admin and Founding member of FibroFlutters)
aka fibrofly73 / scrufton73… Read More #ChronicIllness Morning Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines…

#ChronicIllness Evening Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines

Here’s a few links to my favourite online newspapers for finding a variety of health related news from other Chronic Illness Bloggers & Warriors, for up to date news about health conditions such as latest research papers or people sharing hints and tips about how they cope day to day.… Read More #ChronicIllness Evening Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines

#ChronicIllness Morning Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines…

Here’s a few links to my favourite online newspapers for finding a variety of health related news from other Chronic Illness Bloggers & Warriors, for up to date news about health conditions such as latest research papers or people sharing hints and tips about how they cope day to day. – Carole Scrafton (Admin and Founding member of FibroFlutters)
aka fibrofly73 / scrufton73… Read More #ChronicIllness Morning Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines…

#ChronicIllness Evening Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines

Here’s a few links to my favourite online newspapers for finding a variety of health related news from other Chronic Illness Bloggers & Warriors, for up to date news about health conditions such as latest research papers or people sharing hints and tips about how they cope day to day.… Read More #ChronicIllness Evening Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines

#ChronicIllness Morning Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines…

Here’s a few links to my favourite online newspapers for finding a variety of health related news from other Chronic Illness Bloggers & Warriors, for up to date news about health conditions such as latest research papers or people sharing hints and tips about how they cope day to day. – Carole Scrafton (Admin and Founding member of FibroFlutters)
aka fibrofly73 / scrufton73… Read More #ChronicIllness Morning Post: A selection of online health related newspapers/magazines…