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Finding Light Sensitivity Relief #photophobia #lightsensitivity #fibromyalgia #beingfibromom

Finding Light Sensitivity Relief

According to a study published in 2009, 70% of fibromyalgia sufferers have photophobia (a.k.a. light sensitivity). If you’ve never experienced light sensitivity before, it’s very similar to that familiar feeling you get after exiting the movie theater. The piercing, blinding light leaves you squinting in an effort to minimize the light reaching your retina. However, photophobia suffers …

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Less the pain of light sensitivity (photophobia) #lightsensitivity #beingfibromom

How to Lessen the Pain of Light Sensitivity (Photophobia)

There are various symptoms that come with fibromyalgia, but a common one is sensory sensitivity. Sounds are louder, smells are more potent, touch can be unbearable, taste is stronger, and lights are blinding. For the most part, there is little one can do about the sensitivities, but there is something you can do to help with light …

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