Condition must be recognised
A local support group has contacted me to raise awareness of Fibromyalgia.
You may have heard about this condition when Lady Gaga was recently forced to cancel concerts across Europe.
It is a long-term condition that causes pain and strange feelings all over the body.
It also creates states of anxiety that affect most of the body’s normal functioning.
The group tells me that symptoms include increased sensitivity to pain, extreme physical exhaustion and associated mental impairment or ‘fibro-fog’.
There is also muscle stiffness, jolting shocks that take your breath away, weakness,... read more