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Fibromyalgia is a rare disorder characterized by chronic pain in different parts of the body. Patients with Fibromyalgia (FM or FMS) experienced chronic widespread pain and allodynia (a heightened and painful response to pressure). Fibromyalgia's exact cause is unknown but is believed to involve genetic, neurobiological and environmental factors. Fibromyalgia symptoms are not restricted to pain, leading to the use of the alternative term fibromyalgia syndrome for the condition. Other symptoms include debilitating fatigue, sleep disturbances, brain fog, and joint stiffness.
Hi my name is Sheila and I am 43 living with fibromyalgia for the past 17 years an not to many people am I able to talk to whom understand what it is that I live through day through day. People with out fibromyalgia have NO idea what it is like nor…Continue
I have seen lots of discussion on mattresses, but not about a good pillow.I have tried a corn husk pillow, yes a Corn Husk! I hated it. Tried down pillows.Would enjoy hearing from others.Continue
Hi everyoneSo lately I have more and more trouble walking. I need help most of the time and can't get up the stairs on my own anymore.. I have to rely on classmates at school for the stairs. I was thinking to buy a walking cane. Cause.. it may help…Continue
So today started out good. I was at work when I posted earlier. I stared a haircut and started feeling trembling all over, legs and hands started feeling weak, and concentration difficult. Finished the haircut, packed up and came home. Now I am in…Continue
I've not been on here for awhile and I have experienced a worsening of symptoms. I am now only working part time. I thought it would help to get more rest. But really all its done is make it easier to cope. Migraines happen almost every week for 2…Continue
It's driving me mad! Of course it popped up during the holiday season. Maybe you've had it too? It started as a sore bump under one arm. I hadn't yet shaved for the summer but then had to go ahead and shave, as it's supposed to get really hot…Continue
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