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FMA UK FIBROMYALGIA AWARENESS WEEK

Monday 3rd to Sunday 9th September 2012

Fibro PaIN will be raising awareness of fibromyalgia locally as part of the national FMA UK Fibromyalgia Awareness Week. 

Details of awareness events will be posted here in due course. 

Are you able to do something to help raise awareness ???   If you have any ideas, please email or give us a call.

 

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FMA UK Website Articles

Fibromyalgia Action UK is a registered charity administered primarily by unpaid volunteers. The majority of volunteers are also fibromyalgia sufferers who work extremely hard, despite their condition, in order to forward the cause of fibromyalgia. FMA UK was established in order to provide information and support to sufferers and their families. In addition, the Association provides medical information for professionals and operates a national helpline.
  • FMA UK Chair, Des Quinn, will be giving a charity perspective on fibromyalgia to add to a local case study of someone who lives with fibromyalgia. The programme website could be found here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00rpwxj

  • Here is a little update from Kay on her Ashford 10k run: ''I'm feeling the wrath of Fibro now but it was all worth it raising so much awareness and money. It was emotional and hard and at one point just at half way I felt I wouldn't make it but...

  • Kay told us why she has chosen to run despite living with fibromyalgia: "I have had Fibro for 6 yrs now. Before Fibro I was extremely active, very for and a very active mother to my daughter to.  Then I was hit with Fibro after a mental breakdown.  At the start I...