Welcome to the Fibromyalgia Support Northern Ireland (FMSNI) website. FMSNI are a registered charity, operating in Northern Ireland offering to support to those affected by Fibromyalgia.




telephone-e1458826452265FMSNI HELPLINE

This service is available to all members of the community – Fibromyalgia sufferers, recently diagnosed, family, friends and carers. All and any are welcome to call.



Find a ConsultantFIND A CONSULTANT

Browse through our list of doctors and consultants in Northern Ireland.




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Fibromyalgia Support Groups in Northern Ireland




drop in servicesDROP IN SERVICES

Come along for a chat at one of our drop-in centres.


Latest Articles


Fibromyalgia and Opoids

Opioid medications allow us to treat chronic pain as aggressively as we would any pathogen, but we must first overcome […]

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Pain Management – Lignocaine Infusions

You may have heard about these and wondered what they were or how you would get one? The information provided […]

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Travelling Tips with Fibromyalgia

Many people find it difficult to travel with chronic pain conditions – being able to balance your energy and pain […]


How to reduce fibrofog

A really common issue that people have with fibromyalgia is a problem that is referred to as “fibrofog.” It can make […]

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Managing Fibromyalgia

Living with Fibromyalgia can make even the most mundane of tasks feel overwhelming. Extreme fatigue and widespread pain undoubtedly takes […]

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Fibromyalgia and work

Have FMS but want to work? Many people with fibromyalgia continue to work full or part time. But the chronic […]

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Men have Fibromyalgia too!

For a long time now it has been considered that Fibromyalgia is primarily a ‘women’s disease’ – at last that […]

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Coping Techniques for Chronic Pain

Not planning? Because you have good days and bad days with fibromyalgia, start each morning assessing how you feel. If […]


Get your thyroid checked!

Symptoms of either hypothyroidism or hyperthyroidism can be remarkably similar to FMS! For instance, with hypothyroidism the symptoms include fatigue, […]

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Does Chronic Pain Feel Different Than Acute Pain?

Acute pain begins suddenly, tempers after an expected period, and tends to be described in terms of physical pain, with […]