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Fibromyalgia Weather Sensitivities

Dressing and acting in accordance with weather is no easy feat and it can be extra challenging for fibromyalgia sufferers with sensitivities to heat or cold. In this article we take a look at controve...

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Understanding Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is an intense disorder, causing unending agony for sufferers. Find out more. Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a neurological condition that can strike ...

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Sleeping Tips For Fibromyalgia Sufferers

If you’re a fibromyalgia sufferer who struggles to drift off, read our blog to learn more and discover our handy tips to finally get a good night’s sleep. As a successful fibromyalgia lawye...

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How does the weather affect your Fibromyalgia pain?

The United Kingdom is known for its poor and inconsistent weather, which is problematic for a number of health conditions including fibromyalgia. Shifts in the weather are known to trigger symptoms in...

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Explaining Fibromyalgia To Your Employer

Working with fibromyalgia can be challenging, but being honest with your employer can make things a lot easier. We discuss how and why. The chronic pain and fatigue associated with fibromyalgia can...

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Loss in wages from fibromyalgia

We discuss why work absences are so prevalent among fibromyalgia patients and expand on the opportunities for patients to claim back their earnings. Fibromyalgia impacts a person’s overall wellbe...

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The economic burden of fibromyalgia

We discuss why Fibromyalgia is expensive for both the patient and the health care system. Fibromyalgia is the third most common rheumatic disorder after lower back pain and osteoarthritis. Approxim...

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The role of music therapy in fibromyalgia

We discuss how music therapy helps some fibromyalgia patients manage their pain Music impacts a person by sparking memories and emotion. Therapists are able to utilise this power, to surface feel...

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I developed a soft tissue injury that led to Fibromyalgia. What compensation can I expect?

Dear Brian I was aged 40 and a full time Medical Secretary when I was involved in an accident. Liability has been admitted. I suffered what was called a soft tissue injury and shortly after the acc...

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Technology, Tools and Tricks to help Fibromyalgia sufferers

At Brian Barr we understand the impact of chronic pain as legal representatives for claimants. We’ve comprised this list of digital applications, gadgets and tricks that may help to manage your pain...

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