By Sara Sharpe, “Painsomnia” is a term used by people with various forms of chronic pain and illness to describe insomnia that is fueled by pain. For people who don’t live with a chronic illness or a pain condition, you may be able to relate by remembering the worst flu you’ve ever had. Remember
By Amy Stenehjem,M.D I’ve written this article to help educate those who want to learn about chronic illness. It is written from my perspective, that of a doctor who treated patients with chronic illness for many years, and who spent five years of my life homebound due to chronic illness.
By ANGUS MCBRIDE, MEDICAL MARIJUANA IS FAR MORE EFFECTIVE AT TREATING SYMPTOMS OF FIBROMYALGIA THAN ANY OF THE THREE PRESCRIPTION DRUGS APPROVED BY THE FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION TO TREAT THE DISORDER. That is one of the surprise findings in an online survey of over 1,300 fibromyalgia patients conducted by the National