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Disability News Weekly Roundup – Monday, June 13 to Friday, June 17
Aquí puede leer este artículo en español. Research: Biological link between pain and fatigue discovered (Science Daily) A recent University of Iowa (UI) study revealed a biological link between pain and fatigue and may help explain why more women than … Continue reading
Posted in Weekly News Roundup Tagged ADHD, Apple Watch, BrainScope concussion test, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), chronic pain, diabetes, Essential Tremor, exercise for people with ADHD, Fibromyalgia, GyroGlove, neuromuscular disorders, obstructive sleep apnea, Parkinson's Disease, seniors with diabetes, Wisp Pediatric Nasal Mask Leave a comment
Celebrating Fibromyalgia Awareness Day! Your Voice Matters!
May 12th is Fibromyalgia Awareness Day. This year’s theme is “Your Voice Matters.” Fibromyalgia (FM) also known as fibromyalgia syndrome, fibromyositis, and fibrositis, is one of the most common chronic pain conditions. The disorder affects an estimated 10 million people … Continue reading
Posted in Article, Event, News, Publications, Uncategorized Tagged chronic conditions, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), Complementary & Alternative Medicine, fatigue, Fibromyalgia, Fibromyalgia Awareness Day 2016, Gulf War Syndrome (GWS), immunological and neurological diseases, international awareness day, Massage Magazine, Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS), Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME), National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Association, pain management, treatments, Your Voice Matters Leave a comment
Aquí puede leer este artículo en español. Policy: The limitations of ABLE accounts for the disabled (Reuters) After a decade of lobbying by disability advocates, Congress passed The Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act before adjourning in December. The … Continue reading
Fibromyalgia Awareness Day is May 12th, 2013!
National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day takes place on May 12th, 2013 as part of National Fibromyalgia Awareness Month. According to the National Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Association (NFMCPA), “Fibromyalgia (pronounced fy-bro-my-AL-ja) is a common and complex chronic pain disorder that affects … Continue reading
Opportunities to Participate: ENACT is Currently Enrolling for Three Research Studies for People with Arthritis or Other Rheumatic Conditions
The Center for Enhancing Activity and Participation among Persons with Arthritis (ENACT) is currently enrolling participants for three arthritis research studies in Massachusetts. Interested individuals may be eligible if they have: knee osteoarthritis with knee pain; concerns about employment due … Continue reading
May 12th is Fibromyalgia Awareness Day!
On Saturday the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association is sponsoring the National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day theme “Make Fibromyalgia Visible” in coordination with the Walk to CURE FM an element of the Campaign for Understanding, Research & Education of Fibromyalgia. … Continue reading
Posted in Event, Organization, Website Tagged Campaign for Understanding, chronic conditions, Fibromyalgia, Fibromyalgia Awareness Day 2012, invisible disabilities, National Fibormyalgia & Chronic Pain Association, NFMCPA Guide to Creating Local Fibromyalgia Awareness Events, Research & Education of Fibromyalgia, Walk to Cure FM 2 Comments
Free Webinar: Preventing Work Disability – Strategies and Resources You Can Use
Dr. Saralynn Allaire leads this free webinar featuring strategies and resources for people with arthritis, lupus, or fibromyalgia, or similar conditions, to reduce or avoid work-related disability. Through this 1-hour webinar, you will be able to: Define work disability and … Continue reading
Posted in Event, Publications, webcasts Tagged Arthritis, autoimmune disorders, disability, Fibromyalgia, lupus, prevention, webcasts, work 1 Comment
NCPAD: Helping Individuals with Disabilities Get Moving!
Here at NARIC, information specialists often receive related to exercise and disability. NARIC information specialists refer these patrons to The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability (NCPAD) for resources and information specifically geared toward their abilities. The NCPAD website … Continue reading
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