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Every time I come on the forum I look at the number of guests viewing our forum and think I wish more of them would join. Some may be old members who visit but just don't sign in anymore. Yesterday we had 450 guests and today the count was 398.




I sure wish more would come aboard and start sharing the things they know about fibro and how they manage with the pain and all other symptoms of fibro. So I thought I would give a shout out and friendly wave of my hand and say come on in the door is wide open and we would love the chance to make more new & old fibro friends. Don't be shy. Take a step forward and jump right in.
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Hi I am new to forums. I have fibro along with a huge laundry list of other things. I recently got diagnosed with vestibular migraines which is vertigo that comes instead of migraines (I have a long history of regular migraines). I know this probably sounds stupid but I was thrilled to actually have a medical test that someone can SEE. I'm SOOOO sick of going to the Dr. and them telling me I should feel just peachy. I'll be posting more later I am sure.
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Welcome Feona68. Hope you come back and post some more. I used to have lots of severe pain migraines, now I get a migraine that involves visual disturbance is called an ocular migraine. ... During an ocular migraine, or migraine with aura, you may see flashing or shimmering lights, zigzagging lines, or stars.
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My husband gets those ocular migraines sometimes. He couldn't figure out what it was because it didn't hurt. I just had a premonition or a feeling it was coming because I went to my doc like 2 days before it happened. Well all over now. Off to the neurologist. Trying to clean the house tomorrow at least a little and do laundry. One of the things that I am interested in is music. I play the mountain dulcimer (badly). I need to restring one string and I'm waiting for a part. I also sing quite a bit. Been singing since I was 3 or 4 and I'm an old lady now. I made and produced a CD about 15 years ago. Now I just sing on You Tube a few times. My voice was gone for about a year because of fibro (related asthma) but I got it back! Singing is very good for your lungs! I may cough offstage but I say "I reject your reality and substitute my own!" when singing.
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