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:

  • 5 Ways Chiropractic Care Can Help With Fibromyalgia

    chiropractor can help fibromyalgia pain in women

    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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  • 5 Mistakes Patients Make When Choosing a Fibromyalgia Doctor

    choose a female doctor that supports your cannabis use for fibromyalgia

    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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  • Why I Decided To Launch Fibro University Now

    dr. michele noonan ross fibromyalgia education

    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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  • Fibro University Is Open For Enrollment!

    join fibro university with fibromyalgia scientist dr. Michele Ross

    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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  • Fibromyalgia and Cannabis: Research Studies

    woman with fibro considering using CBD oil for pain

    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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  • My Journey From Neuroscientist To Cannabis Patient

    Dr. Michele Ross is teaching cannabis class at Green Flower Media

    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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  • A Neuroscientist With Fibromyalgia

    dr. michele ross smokes a joint while wearing glasses

    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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  • Cannabis For Fibromyalgia: Risks and Benefits

    dr. michele ross neuroscientist with fibromyalgia

    Cannabis for fibromyalgia patients can be life-changing. At least it was for me! As a neuroscientist diagnosed with fibromyalgia, I tried all the traditional treatments, but nothing worked and the side effects were awful. Cannabis and CBD are helpful for fibro patients because they treat some of the root causes of fibromyalgia instead of just […]

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