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  1. Getemgirl

    Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

    Just left doctors office. She had not heard of hyperbaric and was very interested. Said she would research. I did mention to her that it might be cost prohibitive. I will have to check back with her at a later date.
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    I still haven't figured that out!
  3. Getemgirl


    Hi Andreap, I was diagnosed in June. This forum is a great place to have lots of "pen pals" to commiserate with and get advice. It's also a great place to share any tricks or discoveries you have that might help others. Welcome to the forum!
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    October diagnosed

    Yes, this is how it can feel. A couple weeks ago I was feeling bad and came home from work. I took a 5 hour nap (unheard of) and didn't move at all while I slept. I still have a very deep pain, like a horse kicked me, in the hip I was laying on. Sometimes the pain inches up my back and into the...
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    Welcome to the forum andreap! I hope you find answers and support here!
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    Better day - hope for everyone

    So happy to hear! This makes my day!
  7. Getemgirl

    Think I may have fibromyalgia

    Sounds pretty familiar. Not just some of your symptoms, but all of them. Maybe see a specialist for fibromyalgia or a rheumatologist to rule out other possibilities.
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    Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

    I just paid off my car. Im considering saving for a year in case my insurance won't cover it. I have an appointment Wednesday with my rheumatologist. I will ask her what she thinks.
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    My body literally feels like I've been beaten

    Hippiechick91, How is the Cymbalta working for you? I have an appointment on the 21st with my rheumatologist. We need to talk about other meds as they don't want me to keep taking Naproxen.
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    Chest Pain

    Costo is short for costochondritis. My doc described this as an irritation or break in the cartilage between the sternum and the ribs. I don't know how this ties to fibromyalgia, but that point on your chest is a fibro point on the test. It's about 3" apart at nipple level. Have had referred...