Fibromyalgia

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has an information leaflet on Fibromyalgia.

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Fibromyalgia Association UK

Support group for sufferers of fibromyalgia.

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The Health Info Centre by The Fibromyalgia Association UK

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.

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Fibromyalgia Support Northern Ireland

Support group for sufferers of fibromyalgia in Northern Ireland.

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Fibromyalgia

Reliable information provided by Arthritis Research UK.

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FibroAction

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.

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Fibromyalgia

Information from the Pain Relief Foundation.

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Fibro Pals

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.

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Fibromyalgia Friends Scotland

Details of support group meetings in Glasgow. Information, support, helpline and forum.

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Fibro-Wales

Support group for people with fibromyalgia in Wales. They also support people with IBS and restless legs.

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Pelvic Pain Support Network

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.

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Fibromyalgia

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Fibromyalgia

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.

Author:
Dr Tim Kenny
Document ID:
7453 (v10)
Last Checked:
12 July 2011

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