UK sources of information and / or support
Has an information leaflet on Fibromyalgia.
Support group for sufferers of fibromyalgia.
The aim of this site is to provide a broad range of health information and news to help you and your family live a more health lifestyle.
Support group for sufferers of fibromyalgia in Northern Ireland.
Reliable information provided by Arthritis Research UK.
FibroAction is a UK charity that aims to improve awareness of Fibromyalgia Syndrome (Fibro), partly through making up-to-date and accurate information about the condition easily accessible.
Information from the Pain Relief Foundation.
Fibro Pals is here to support and bring together Fibromyalgia Support Groups located in the South of England. With members Only Forum Board, Chat Room and more.
Details of support group meetings in Glasgow. Information, support, helpline and forum.
Support group for people with fibromyalgia in Wales. They also support people with IBS and restless legs.
This site covers several common as well as many less common pelvic painconditions. For example, Adenomyosis, Adhesions, Dysmenorrhoea (Painful Periods), Endometriosis, Fibroids, Fibromyalgia, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Nerve damage (Sciatic, Pudendal, Ilio-inguinal), Ovarian Remnant Syndrome, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID), Pudendal Neuralgia, Painful Bladder Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis (PBS/IC), Vulvodynia. It has sections for patients, clinicians and researchers.
Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.
Information from BUPA.
Further sources / more detailed information
Some non-UK sites
The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.
More detailed medical information
The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.
- PatientPlus - hundreds of medical reference articles provided by Patient UK.
- Evidence Based Medicine - such as from Clinical Evidence, The Cochrane Library, etc.
- Database of UK Clinical Guidelines - from NICE, SIGN, etc.
- Medline - abstracts available from thousands of journals.
- Sites listing free online medical textbooks and journals.
- Sites listing free medical images - pictures, atlases, anatomy, skin diseases, etc.
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