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    HBOT - My experience

    Jay - I didn’t know that something like that even existed! I’m sorry it didn’t give you relief tho😞 I’ve done 20 dives in a soft shell now and I can tell that the hardshell is key to my relief. My back pain and exhaustion came back. Fibro pain has gotten slightly worse but not significant. Still...
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    HBOT - My experience

    Do you know what the ATA of pressure was in your chamber? How many times a week were you going? I’m sorry to hear that it hasn’t changed your Fibro pain 😔 I’m going on 19 sessions at 2.0 ATA for 1-1.5 hours 3x a week. It has relieved my lower back pain tremendously. It also cut the duration of...
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    HBOT - My experience

    I started HBOT treatment. Today is my second day. I had searched this forum and fb Fibro groups of anyones experience with HBOT. I found none. zero. zilch. So this is my attempt to share my HBOT treatment with other fibronites. Disclaimer: I am not an expert, I don't have all the answers or...
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    Seeking Advice

    I live on the Big Island which is also very limited in healthcare so I feel your frustrations intimately. I am on Cymbalta 60mg per day, Gabapentin 600mg at night, and Tramadol as needed. All these meds help me tremendously and can't function without them. I also take magnesium citrate 400 mg...
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    Has anyone tried Oska Pulse? Please share your experience!

    I've been listening to a Fibro podcast and heard about the Oska Pulse. I've tried tens unit and quell and neither gave me real lasting relief if any. I'm very interested in purchasing Oska but it's got a hefty price so I'd love to hear y'alls experience and if it helped you at all. You can find...
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    worse during pms?? ribcage.breast

    Yes absolutely. my pain level usually increases a few levels 1.5 weeks prior to start of period. every month. without a glitch
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    Pregnant - C section or Vaginal?

    Thank you diamond and Sagey! 1st trimester was rough with going off all fibro meds and the usual 1st tri symptoms like nausea and exhaustion. But 2nd tri was GREAT! I was on cloud 9 - even ate foods that would normally give me a flare. Fibro was at a level of 3 out of 10 at worst in 2nd...
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    Pregnant - C section or Vaginal?

    Aloha all~ it's been so long! I've been away growing a little something =) I am 8 months pregnant! It was unplanned as I was afraid that fibro and back history would prevent me from being the mother I needed to be but the universe had other plans and gave me a magical gift that I couldn't deny...
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    Food induced fibromyalgia???

    lol that is definitely worse. or when they suggest it's all in your head which makes me pull out my hair like ughhhhhh what are we in the 50's? and why are you wasting my time and energyyyyyyy
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    Food induced fibromyalgia???

    thank you so much for this post. i have been experiencing the same after eating pretty much anything. the only things i don't react to are water, soda water, and raw veggies (sans nightshades). gluten, sugars, dairy, and salty foods always makes it far worse. i feel best in the morning as long...
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