Fibromyalgia is a widespread musculoskeletal pain and fatigue disorder. Fibromyalgia means pain in the muscles, ligaments and tendons which is typically aggravated by inactivity or exposure to cold. There is significant overlap between fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome. It is most frequent in females aged 20 to 50 years.

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American College of Rheumatology: Fibromyalgia
Information on fibromyalgia, diagnosis, treatment and self-care from a non-profit medical organization.
Autonomic (Sympathetic) Nervous System Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia
Fibromyalgia symptoms can be explained by autonomic (sympathetic) nervous system dysfunction
Cedars-Sinai Health System
Conducts clinical research studies and offers treatment of Fibromyalgia. Find detailed information about the disorder.
A resource for fibromyalgia and other chronic pain disorders. Provides links, photos, pen pal listings and poetry.
eMedicine Health - Fibromyalgia
Consumer health resource center providing information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of fibromyalgia.
EverydayHealth: Fibromyalgia 101
Information on how to treat, diagnose, and live with fibromyalgia and connect with others in blogs and forums.
Fibromyalgia information by experts who are also FM patients, with discussion board.
Information about this disorder, including links to spinal stenosis, which may be a related and treatable problem.
Fibromyalgia Information Center
Fibromyalgia News. Covers research on fibromyalgia and treatment of fibromyalgia. Peer-reviewed news written for clinicians. Action points for patient care.
Fibromyalgia Web Ring
The second largest fibromyalgia Web ring on the Net. For sites about fibromyalgia and related information.
Fibromyalgia, Getting a Life
Find up-to-date information on fibromyalgia syndrome: research, symptoms, coexisting conditions, and biological and physical evidence.
Fibromyalgia: Facts, Fictions, and Life stories
Fibromyalgia, the facts, the fictions, a forum and real to life stories
Describes the condition, new methods for diagnosis, and therapy. Available in a number of languages.
Hypermobility & Fibromyalgia
This site provides information and support for people with both joint hypermobility and fibromyalgia or chronic fatigue syndrome.
Mayo Clinic: Fibromyalgia
Symptoms, causes, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment, and information on the disease.
MedicineNet: Fibromyalgia
Doctor produced consumer health information including what is fibromyalgia, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and future therapy.
NewLifeOutlook | Fibromyalgia
Resources and advice on fibromyalgia symptoms, treatments and coping suggestions from patients and health care professionals.
NIAMS: Fibromyalgia
Answers to common questions about fibromyalgia from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.
A university professor describes her experience with the condition, and provides suggestions on coping, and on evaluating treatment.
WebMD Fibromyalgia Health Center
In-depth information including symptoms, pain relief, and promising treatments.

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