A few FREE Health apps & e-books

How Digital Technology is Helping Patients Manage Chronic Pain | PainScale >
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Selfie medicine: Phone apps push people to take their pills  |   by Carla K. Johnson  |  28 March 2018

FREE Apps!  7 free walking apps  | sourced from British Heart Foundation  Newsletter |  25 March 2018

Free E-book: Inviting Patients to the Center of Drug Development  |  ZS  … Read More A few FREE Health apps & e-books

Are you interested in #research? Would like to get more involved, or know what research is going on around you?

Study summary
The Human Pain Research group based at Salford Royal is trying to develop new technologies that can measure and treat changes in the brain that might contribute to chronic pain.

The research team are exploring a new approach aimed at reducing the unpleasantness of pain for people living with fibromyalgia and/or osteoarthritis using sound stimulation.… Read More Are you interested in #research? Would like to get more involved, or know what research is going on around you?

Tune in: How Listening to Music Improves Fibromyalgia | Katarina Zulak ~ Skillfully Well & Painfully Aware |  4 August 2017

Another important finding was that listening to music made participants feel less disabled by their condition and more in control of their pain. It did not appear to matter whether individuals listened to their favourite music or relaxing music selected by the researchers.… Read More Tune in: How Listening to Music Improves Fibromyalgia | Katarina Zulak ~ Skillfully Well & Painfully Aware |  4 August 2017

Chronic Pain Survey Showing Gaps in Care| Ed Coghlan  | National Pain Report  | 22 May 2018

#chronicpain #opioidcrisis #patientvoice Chronic Pain Survey Showing Gaps in Care| Ed Coghlan  | National Pain Report  | 22 May 2018 Opening lines: ‘They are interested in speaking with patients and providers about their experience. I filled out the form recently–identified myself as the editor of the National Pain Report and received a response email asking that… Read More Chronic Pain Survey Showing Gaps in Care| Ed Coghlan  | National Pain Report  | 22 May 2018

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

Alternative Postings, essential oils ‘Subscription Box’, The 5 best oils for Migraines, Aromatherapy Newsletter,

Are you looking for something alternative why not pop along to Julie’s blog and check out ‘Simply Earth – An Essential Oil Recipe Subscription Box’ and find out which 5 oils are best for Migraines and then learn about Acupuncture as an Alternative therapy/treatment. Counting My Spoons | Simply Earth – An Essential Oil Recipe… Read More Alternative Postings, essential oils ‘Subscription Box’, The 5 best oils for Migraines, Aromatherapy Newsletter,