Marta graduated from Universidade Fernando Pessoa in Porto with a degree in Communication Sciences and a Masters degree in New Communication Technologies. She has experience in social media, worked with several media channels, and has also worked as a freelance photographer and a graphic artist for almost 10 years.
Managing a chronic illness can be difficult. There are many different medications to take (often at different times), appointments to remember, symptoms to keep track of, and lots of information to absorb. ... Read more
Fibromyalgia (FM) is a painful, complex and often underestimated condition. There are so many mysteries surrounding it making it very difficult to not only diagnose but also to treat. It’s estimated that approximately five million ... Read more
Living with fibromyalgia can be extremely difficult, mainly because it’s a very hard disease to diagnose. Because of the lack of external signs of the disease (fibromyalgia is considered an ... Read more
Fibromyalgia is one of the most common musculoskeletal condition, together with osteoarthritis. Even though it’s not a rare condition and it’s pretty ordinary, it is often misdiagnosed and misunderstood. Its ... Read more
Living with fibromyalgia can be incredibly difficult. Coping with constant pain and extreme fatigue takes a toll on your physical and mental well-being, so it’s important to look after yourself as best ... Read more
Pregnancy can often bring about many symptoms that are similar to fibromyalgia — fatigue, nausea, joint ache and brain fog to name a few — which can compound symptoms of the disease. Although fibromyalgia ... Read more