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    Statins and Fatigue

    I'm wondering if others have questioned whether their pain, fatigue and brain fog could be caused by taking a statin. I realize I'm probably grasping at straws and balking at accepting that I have a chronic disorder that has turned my life upside down. I would love to hear others' thoughts and...
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    HELP needed please!!

    Hello! I am currently an undergraduate student at the University of Surrey, UK. I have been living with Fibromyalgia and M.E. for many years myself. As part of my degree I am focusing my dissertation research on the experiences of Fibromyalgia and linked aspects of health. I am really hoping...
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    What worked for us

    I have no financial ties to any products mentioned here, and no association other than being a member, with any websites that I may mention. If I mention them, it is only because I, as a mother of a child diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, CRPS and CFS/ME, have found them to be helpful. My...
  4. 1sweed

    Official: Fibromyalgia Is A True Disease

    As of October 1, 2015, fibromyalgia finally has its own official diagnostic code in the ICD-10-CM codes formally adopted in the U.S. ICD-10-CM, which stands for International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision, Clinical Modification, is a list of diagnostic codes provided by the Centers...
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    the torture table

    I recently had a nerve test done. They start by sending electrical currents throe different nerves. Then they use needles to observe muscle reactivity. On a normal person this is not such a big deal. On anFMS patient...this was torture. Each electrical current was the same feeling as hitting...
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    Fibromyalgia Patient Survey

    Dear Prospective Participant, My name is Tami Soleim. I am a Graduate student from Edgewood College in Madison Wisconsin. The purpose of this study is to examine how the perception of medical care, within the Fibromyalgia patient population, affects their ability to be treated well and feel...
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    mindfulness meditation for chronic pain

    I posted earlier with a link to you tube regarding this subject. I guess adding links to posts are not ok..So I will try again Couple of months back when I was having a really bad flare and nothing was working I found a guided mindfulness meditation for chronic pain on youtube. It has helped...
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    New Member Hello

    :mad: I have recently retired and moved to DC. Could not work full time anymore with this condition. I believe I know exactly when and under what conditons this syndrome occurred and would like to talk to someone in research to see if this data would be helpful. Has anyone else experienced...
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    Hi fellow FM'ers :grin:
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    Great smartphone App for FM/CFS!

    Hello all! This past year I decided that I was going to take more control over my health and to do so, try to gain a better understanding of what was potentially causing my flares/pain. I discovered a fantastic app called fibro map (I believe it is available on both Kindle and Google Play...