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PARL subscribes to the Gale Health and Wellness Resource Center database. This service is available free to anyone with a Library card. Not only can you access thousands of articles, pamphlets and fact sheets on various health topics but also informative video files. Below are links to a sampling of the many resources from the database available on the subject of Fibromyalgia.

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Local Information, Organizations & Featured Links

Fibromyalgia Support Group - Antigonish
Contact: George Dimitropoulas
Phone: (902) 863-9144

Fibromyalgia Support Group - New Glasgow
Contact: Betty Murphy
Phone: (902) 752-0939
A support group for Fibromyalgia, Chronic Pain and Chronic Fatigue meets the second Thursday of the month at 1:30 p.m. in the Sobeys Community Room at the Westside Plaza, New Glasgow.
Meetings run from September to June.

The Arthritis Society - Information on Fibromyalgia
Website: http://www.arthritis.ca/types of arthritis/fibromyalgia/default.asp

Mayo Clinic Fibyromyalgia Centre
Website: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/fibromyalgia/DS00079

Health Connections Resource Centre
HEALTH CONNECTIONS in the People's Place Library. 283 Main Street, Antigonish, NS B2G 2C3
Tel: (902) 863-7369
Fax: (902) 863-9318
Email: smithlj@gasha.nshealth.ca
Provides free health information and support.