You Have Fibro, Now What? Getting the Sleep You Need

I received a lot of positive feedback from an article I wrote title You Think You have Fibromyalgia, What Should You Do? Readers also asked questions all pointing to one clear question: Now that I have fibromyalgia, what should I do? I am going to answer that question in a ten part series called You Have Fibro, Now What?  This part of the series is about getting the sleep you need with fibromyalgia.

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Tips for Quality Sleep

One of the most important parts of taming your body pains with fibromyalgia is getting the sleep you need. Not just more sleep, but more quality sleep.

Quality of sleep is the type of sleep. For example, restful or restless.

Quantity of sleep is the amount of sleep. Both work together for restorative sleep leaving you feel well-rested the next day.

13 Tips for Quality Sleep read more

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Natural Sleep Remedies for Fibro read more

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200+ Sleep Tips from 67 Health Professionals read more

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Fibromyalgia Sleep-Wake Cycle

Often times fibromyalgia sufferers get into an endless cycle of no sleep, more pain, more pain, no sleep. It’s an ugly cycle that you do not want. There are ways to break that cycle, and start getting the sleep you need to better manage your pain.

Fibromyalgia Sleep-Wake Cycle read more


Why routines are important

Keeping a routine also helps with transitioning from wake to sleep.

Why Routines Are Important With a Chronic Illness read more

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A Natural Remedy Plan for Chronic Pain

Certain foods will help you better sleep. Finding an effective treatment regiment and natural sleep remedies will help you get the sleep you need as well.

Natural Remedy Plan for Chronic Pain read more

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Hi, I’m Brandi, the writer and creator of Being Fibro Mom and My Fibro Journal. Aside from my work on Being Fibro Mom, I run a group called Fibro Parenting on Facebook. I've been writing for the Fibromyalgia Magazine since 2016 and recently became the Secretary and Fibro & Families program director for International Support Fibromyalgia Network. Facebook-+-Twitter-+-Instagram

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