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Suffering With Fibromyalgia As A Result Of Child Abuse

Dear BrianI have Fibromyalgia.  I have been told that I was more likely to get it because I was abused as a child.  That is what happened to me.  I was in a Care Home and the warden sexually as...

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Men’s Health Week

Organised by the Men’s Health Forum (MHF), Men’s Health Week promotes awareness of health issues for men, encouraging them to seek help if they have concerns about their own physical or mental wel...

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Advice For Fibromyalgia Sufferers To Manage In Summer

While many people look forward to the rising temperatures of summer, if you suffer from fibromyalgia you can be forgiven for not quite sharing in this enthusiasm. Just as cold weather can cause your s...

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5 Common Fibromyalgia Myths

As we have explained in previous blogs, fibromyalgia is a notoriously misunderstood condition, with symptoms that can vary from day to day as well as between individuals.As a result, patients of...

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Walking To Ease Fibromyalgia Symptoms

Each May, Living Streets coordinate National Walking Month, sending a message of encouragement to get out into the fresh air and “discover where walking can take you”.  If you haven’t heard of ...

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Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

On May 12th thousands of people across the UK (and beyond) will be marking Fibromyalgia Awareness Day. This year’s theme centres around “C.A.R.E. & Make Fibromyalgia Visible” – encouraging...

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Developing Fibromyalgia As A Result Of A Road Accident

Dear BrianThe problem is that court proceedings have been issued. The court has said that I need to provide documents and witness statements by certain dates. I am worried that it is just too ...

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Can Fibromyalgia Sufferers Be The Subject Of Video Surveillance?

Dear BrianI have been involved in a road accident. I initially suffered a whiplash injury before developing fibromyalgia. My solicitors have obtained a favourable report linking the fibromyalgia t...

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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) Sufferer Wins £905,000

[caption id="attachment_918" align="alignright" width="200"] Brian Barr has a track record of helping CRPS sufferers[/caption]Leading CRPS lawyers, Brian Barr has won a settlement of over £905,00...

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How Beneficial Is Fresh Air To Us?

As a child, you may recall your mother offering the following advice: “go outside and get some fresh air, it’s good for you!”At this time of year, when the warm spring sunshine begins to hin...

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