Fibro Symptoms are most debilitating when they affect the brain, head or face. This is due to the proximity within all our senses and the effects on them. The symptoms are quite diverse, creating emotional effects, sleep disturbances, hypersensitivity to lights, noise and chemical toxins and all accompanied by a range of pain.


Intense pain on one side of the head always repeated in the same area. It is accompanied by disturbances of vision and hearing, nausea and vomiting.


Headaches caused by digestive problems

Intense pain on one side of the head always repeated in the same area. It is accompanied by disturbances of vision and hearing, nausea and vomiting.


Stress Headaches

Pain runs from the neck to the top of the skull.


Tension Headaches

These muscle contraction headaches cause mild to moderate pain from the neck to the forehead.


Sinus Headaches

Inflammation of the llining of one of the eight sinus cavities can cause a deep, dull chronic ache around the eyes, nose and head.


Anxiety Headaches

Pain crosses the forehead.

Other Fibromyalgia Pain Symptoms

Falls Prevention and Fibromyalgia

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Fibromyalgia Hand Pain

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Fibromyalgia Lower Back and Hip Flexor Pain

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Fibromyalgia Chest Pain

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Shoulder Joint

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Pain in the Neck

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