As lots of members here have been told they have fibromyalgia, I thought it relevant to post about some new research relating to this controversial diagnosis.
Fibromyalgia Is Not All In Your Head, New Research Confirms
Researchers discover a rational biological source of pain in the skin of patients with fibromyalgia
[June 14, 2013, Rensselaer, NY] – Fibromyalgia, a painful condition affecting approximately 10 million people in the U.S., is not imaginary after all, as some doctors have believed. A discovery, published this month in PAIN MEDICINE (the journal of the American Academy of Pain Medicine), clearly now demonstrates that fibromyalgia may have a rational biological basis located in the skin.
Click this link for the full text of this 'News Release'
The link below takes you to a 'description of this study for the general public' (which is where the picture above is taken from)
Women with Fibromyalagia Have A Real Pathology Among Nerve Endings to Blood Vessels.