Daily Archives: March 20, 2014

Discontinuing Cymbalta may result in severe withdrawal symptoms

In 2008, Cymbalta became the second drug to receive FDA approval for the treatment of fibromyalgia. It was classified as a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI) antidepressant. At the time, the FM community was excited to have another medication available that … Continue reading

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Great snacking ideas

If you need a pick-me-up to get through your day, why not try some of these healthy snack ideas: Hardboiled Eggs – either plain or you can add paprika Nuts – almonds, walnuts, macadamias, cashews, pistachios, etc. Sunflower seeds, pumpkin … Continue reading

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