18 years old

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    My Story: Was diagnosed today

    For as long as I can remember, pain has been part of my life. Maybe not as a young kid but as early as 18 years old I remember a 6 month episode of headaches and dizziness that no doctor (I saw about 9 or more), could explain. I was tested for things that I didn’t knew but I know they screened...
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    Food Stamps and Medicaid

    Has anyone tried to apply for food stamps and medicaid due to not being able to work? I just had my interview over the phone and they want me to provide proof that I don't have insurance and that I'm not working before they will help me. I have 2 girls under 18 years old and I've been unable...
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    I'm a new member, just saying hi!

    Hi, I'm very new to this website and have no clue how to work it. But I'd just like to say that I've very recently been diagnosed with fibromyalgia. I'm 18 years old and living in Ireland, its not the warmest here and my pain is terrible with the cold. It has taken 6 years to get a diagnosis...
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    i am 18 years old

    Hello I'm Emmy, I was diagnosed with medullary sponge kidney and fibromyalgia in 2012 . I amino so much pain and my doctor has me on the lowest dose of oxycodone to "manage" my pain. I take 20 mg (4pills) a day at once, I suffer till I can't take it anymore. I get 56 pills a month and I also...