Fibromyalgia

Our articles review the latest clinical research and treatments for fibromyalgia so you can successfully reduce chronic pain, muscle spasms, anxiety, insomnia, and brain fog. Each of our posts is evidence-based and written or reviewed by fibromyalgia patient and researcher Dr. Michele Ross herself.

Our top fibromyalgia articles are:

  • woman with fibromyalgia pain using tens machine

    TENS Units Can Provide Short-Term Pain Relief

    Finding relief from pain is a priority when you’re hurting. There are many options available, including medication. However, some people don’t want to turn to medication to get that relief. Using natural or external methods of pain relief is highly desirable. One option that some people choose to exercise is the use of electric muscle stimulator devices […]

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  • 5 Ways Chiropractic Care Can Help With Fibromyalgia

    Do you suffer from fibromyalgia? Are you looking for ways to help naturally treat it? If so, you might want to consider chiropractic care for fibromyalgia. This holistic form of medicine offers plenty of benefits for fibromyalgia sufferers. To find out more about how it can help you, keep reading. What is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is […]

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  • is your fibromyalgia coach cannabis friendly?

    5 Mistakes Patients Make When Choosing a Fibromyalgia Doctor

    Having the right fibromyalgia doctor can make the difference between struggling silently in pain or managing your disease confidently. Whether you’re newly diagnosed or feel overwhelmed by your massive list of prescriptions that seem to not do much, it’s never too late to do your research and change your fibromyalgia doctor. The five mistakes fibromyalgia […]

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  • fibro university founder dr. michele ross

    Why I Decided To Launch Fibro University Now

    When I started 2020, I had a different path. While I was a cannabis expert with fibromyalgia, I didn’t want to be known for my disease. To just be labeled as the fibro lady and stuck in that box… But when COVID hit the United States, and the country was in shutdown, I saw more […]

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  • cannabis and mushrooms heal fibromyalgia pain

    Fibro University Is Open For Enrollment!

    FACT: Insanity is doing the same thing every day and expecting different results. If you’ve been taking all the pills your doctor prescribed you and you’re still not feeling better (or worse, have descended further into the fiery pits of hell that is fibromyalgia pain – yikes), it’s not working for you. It’s time for a […]

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  • cbd and medical marijuana expert chronic pain

    Fibromyalgia and Cannabis: Research Studies

    What is Fibromyalgia? 10 million patients in the United States with fibromyalgia, 75-90% are women. While the cause of fibromyalgia is unknown, infections, physical or emotional trauma, and genetics appear to play a role in onset. Patients with lupus, osteoarthritis, and or rheumatoid arthritis are at higher risk of developing fibromyalgia. Symptoms of fibromyalgia include […]

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  • dr. michele noonan ross uses medical marijuana for her fibromyalgia

    My Journey From Neuroscientist To Cannabis Patient

    Likely you have come to the Institute of Plant-Assisted Therapy looking for answers on how to heal chronic illness using natural remedies like CBD, cannabis, and mushrooms. You might be skeptical that it could even work, especially because your doctor hasn’t told you about it and you don’t know any cannabis patients. Surprise: your doctor […]

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  • Dr. Michele Ross Mushroom Neuroscientist

    A Neuroscientist With Fibromyalgia

    It’s been 5 years since I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia and 12 years since I got my PhD in Neuroscience in a Department of Molecular Psychiatry. To be honest, I’ve never met another neuroscientist who has fibromyalgia. And maybe that’s why my approach to treating fibromyalgia is so different than most clinicians. When it came […]

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