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Fibromyalgia is a rare disorder characterized by chronic pain in different parts of the body. Aside from widespread pain, other symptoms include fatigue, sleep disturbance, and joint stiffness.
Person 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 psychological, 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 disturbance, and joint stiffness.
hi anyone. Just need to vent. I have had a terrible week. My fibr o has been in high gear for some reason. I also have been receiving cortisone shots in my back every month for over a year due to degenerative disc disease. So I have been having…Continue
Ok so I just took another step in my teaching career and applied for a grant...wish me luck!I teach an AVID elective at my school. AVID is a college-bound program for students who, without help, support and encouragement (and a little loving kick…Continue
Mitochondrial myopathy presenting as fibromyalgia: a case reportMishal Abdullah, Sahana Vishwanath, Amro Elbalkhi and Julian L Ambrus** Corresponding author: Julian L Ambrus firstname.lastname@example.org…Continue
I'm tired of the ups and downs. I want to have some consistency. I would love to have one day that was the same as the next (a good day). I feel like I have whiplash from all the back and forth. I never know what to expect from day to day and…Continue
Hello,I am new to this site and so thankful I found it. I am a mid forties wife, mother of five and grandmother of eight. I was finally diagnosed with fibromyalgia in October after eight long years of struggling with pain, fatigue, and LOTS of other…Continue
HiDoes anyone else out there with fibro suffer with dry stinging eyes?Been told could be fibro, am using a spray on eyelids but relief is only short .Also am exhausted, have iron stores at bottom level of normal and haemaglobin at bottom level too.…Continue
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