Public engagement project
Fibromyalgia and Us
This comic has been designed with the purpose of raising awareness of fibromyalgia amongst professionals, families, and communities.
Fibromyalgia and Us illustrates the ongoing life transitions of those who have fibromyalgia as well as its impact on significant others. It highlights the importance of a strong support network to enable people to adapt to the multiple transitions triggered by fibromyalgia and flourish despite its substantial challenging consequences.
Professors Divya Jindal-Snape and Chris Murray met with Stewart Hosie, MP on 1 March 2019. The project was tabled as Early Day Motion at the House of Commons and a press release was sent from his office.
This comic is available in an electronic format and can be printed and used for educational and non-commercial purposes with due citation.
Jindal-Snape, D., Keiller, A., Kelly, L., Langlands-Scott, J., Murray, C., Snape, A., Snape, J., Snape, N., Warden, F., & Whittingham, B. (2017). Fibromyalgia and us: Living with fibromyalgia (Illustrations by E. Balson, Z. Dominiak, D. Herd, R. Horner, A. Larkin, N. Millar, H. Robinson and L. Wilson). Dundee: UniVerse.