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  • 14 days ago

    Fibromyalgia...or not???

    I've been having slight fatigue for at least a year. I've had pain at almost all the fibro trigger points for several years. I sometimes have unexplained pain that is not related to an injury or anything else...just comes out of nowhere and affects my neck, lower back, and hips. My doctor said it "might" be a touch fibromyalgia but didn't say or do anything beyond that. I'm already on 2 antidepressants for long-term depression/anxiety. I wonder if anyone else here has had....
  • 1 month ago

    Please help...

    Hi there! I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia by my PCP. He prescribed cymbalta and it has helped with the aches and pains but not with my fatigue and brain fog. Let’s talk about brain fog a little...I am a professional who needs to work and keep my job. I can’t focus..can’t remember and get so anxious with loud noises or if there are numerous people talking at once. I have a hard time focusing on just one thing. I can’t get through the day without taking a nap for a couple of hours. I feel like....
  • 1 month ago

    Living and Dealing with Chronic Pain

    Hello everyone, I'm new here. I've been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and chronic back pain. I've been on so many different medications - from Cymbalta, to Lyrica, to Robaxin, to Gabapentin and so forth. Right now, I am on Klonopin (for anxiety), Prozac (OCD and Depression), Flexeril (muscle spasms), Ritalin (ADHD), and Tramadol (for as needed pain). I have flare ups a lot, sometimes to the point where hospitalization is needed. I have a few questions to ask regarding my condition and medications....
  • 1 month ago

    Connection of fibromyalgia and other medically issues.

    Recently diagnosed with fibromialgia. Is there a connection to acute sciatica, Shingles or Bells Palsy? I have experienced all of these and have had Bells Palsy 4 times. Had Shingles at the age of 16.
  • 3 months ago

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  • 3 months ago

    Writing a report for my own chronic illness

    Hi Everyone, I'm suffering from an undiagnosed illness, chronic (all over the body) pain and fatigue plus the additional psychological effects of it, for the past 20 years. Every time I visit a doctor I have to repeat the story and symptoms and sometimes I don't describe the situation clearly and/or the doctor doesn't understand/forgets. So I'm writing a case report of my condition, so it would be easier to just handle them paper. Could you please guide me on how to do so. Thanks....
  • 6 months ago

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  • 6 months ago

    Flare up

    Woke up this morning with swollen hands, feet and hurting all over especially the joints in my hands and feet. I seem to be very sensitive to cold, if I get cold I hurt. And humidity is a huge factor.. And I've been fighting fatigue for years, I was given a so called diagnosis of Fibromyalgia about 10 years ago. But I can't afford to see doctors or anything. My husband is disabled and I'm the only one who can try to work for us.. Any suggestions for any help is greatly appreciated..
  • 7 months ago

    How to confirm

    I have almost all symptoms which suggest I have Fibromyalgia like pain all over, sleep apnea, depression, GAD, Reflux essopgaitus, asthma, Diabetes, Hypertension, cholesterol, obesity and my doctor recommend me narcotic analgesics but never said I have that how can I find out for sure.
  • 7 months ago

    Please help me confirm my CRP result

    After feeling unwell for several days, having multiple problems with both my IBS, neck and back etc. I went to the pharmacy and decided to buy one of those do-it-at-home CRP tests. Please if you could take a look at there's result and tell me whether it is ok or if I should be worried. The first line represents normal value and should be always thick red. There are two other lines, the middle of them represents viral infection and slightly elevated CRP, the last one on the right represents bacterial....