Seven Steps to Finding a Doctor Who is Right for You
“There is nothing more I can do for you. You have to learn to live with it.” Translation: it is time to find a new…[ read more] 

When  the Orchestra Lacks Harmony, Bring in a Team
Fibromyalgia differs from many other diseases and conditions that affect one bodily organ or system…[ read more] 

What’s Hot in Pain? Multidisciplinary Care Gaining Wide Acceptance
Treating the whole person, not just the pain, is the essence of multidisciplinary pain management for…read more ]

Find a Fibro-Friendly Doctor
“My doc tells me I have to live with the pain,” one patient emailed the National Fibromyalgia Association…read more]

Achieving a Doctor-Patient Partnership
Choosing a doctor is one of the most important medical decisions you make, and when you are living with…[ read more] 

Good vs. Bad Doctors: How to Tell a Knight on a White Horse from a Jerk on a High Horse
I don’t watch “Gray’s Anatomy,” the latest television drama glorifying the lives of doctors, simply because of…[read more]

Sick and Tired
I feel ashamed to be a member of the medical profession when I hear from my fibromyalgia (FM) patients…read more ]