I have had FM/CFS for over 10 years but recently have been experiencing pain from my wrists through my fingers making it difficult to grab things. I am not sure if an orthopedic dr can help or if this is just my fibro advancing into my hands. I have tried heat and anti-inflammation drugs but no...
I figured that after all this time spent searching stupid websites and "news articles" written by non-FM people, it was time I started talking to the source.
I'm a relatively new diagnosis of FM, having started my journey in January 2009 with routine blood work for joint pain. My...
I am a 65 year old female retired public school teacher. I had to retire in 1997 when I was diagnosised with FM. I had taught second grade 5 years and first grade 23 years. I enjoyed teaching and grieved very much when I had to retire at the age of 50. I was in an inner city...
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Hello. I'm new here. I was just diagnosed with fibromyalgia this past Tuesday. I have been suffering since the beginning of March. 3/1/13-3/29/13 I tapered off Seroquel and Zoloft, which I was on for two years, Feb 2011, after the Renfrew Center forced me into taking it - refusing to treat me if...
I'm so glad to have found this group. My fibro was directly brought on by PTSD. I'm told that is definetly a fibro starter. I'm wondering if anyone else in here has gone thru all the bloodwork for Lyme's Disease and come to find out they have that instead? I have had 2 ticks removed from the...
I know this may be illegal in most states/cities, but many people have reported a great ease of pain with the use of cannabis. You do not have to get high in particular from it, as it could be taken in oil form (see Rick Simpson story on YouTube) and it can also be baked into cookies etc...
They say migraine is hereditary and that is why I did not question anymore why I have it. I am a witness on how my mom suffered from it. I got it because of her. Over the years, i have been taking pain relievers to kill the pain, but now that I am more mature and always think of what the...
Good day to all the precious and beautiful people.
I am Yatte a mother of 2 of which the oldest is 3 years old. I do not have fibro myself, but my sister do, and I see her struggle every day to overcome all the hurdles this disease throws at you. I am also a qualified Radiographer.
When I was...
Protomyxozoa Rheumatica is a parasite discovered by hemotologist, Dr Steven Fry. He believes the organism may cause numerous neurological diseases, including ALS.
The following is Part I of the transcript of a recent interview with Steven Fry, MD.
Please do not expect your physician or other...
chronic fatigue syndrome