1. TheLittleWren

    New here, 22 and going through the diagnosis process

    Hi all I'm new here and thought I'd introduce myself. :) My name is Brooke and I'm 22. For about 4 years now I've been suffering, but we think it's been longer than that. The last two years my more extreme symptoms have come to the surface -- full body pain, horrible joint pain, a fever of...
  2. K


    Hi all, hope you're well. I've just come back from the drs and he has confirmed that I have had persistent glandular fever for 10 months, which we have closely monitoredfor 10 months and will continue to monitor. Is there anyone one else in the same position as me? Consequently I was diagnosed...
  3. K


    Hi All! I'm new to forums so I hope I've done this correctly. I'm a 36 year old male who was diagnosed with post viral fibromyalgia mid last year. I also suffer from anxiety, recurring glandular fever and depression also. Last year I also had a staph infection three times, which took over three...
  4. D

    low grade fever, nausea, earache

    Every night I have a fever between 99.5 and 100.3. As soon as my fever up, I get extreemly nauseaous. I also have jawpain and an ear ache. Restless legs and arm pain. I was diagnosed in December and am taking gabapentin. Anyone relate?
  5. T

    This year hasn't started out very well!

    Hello everyone, my name is Tony and of course I'm new to this site. I made it to work Today but Monday and Tuesday were really bad. Not sure if I have the flu on top of the FM but Monday was so painfull just to get out of bed and get to the bathroom 10 feet away. I've never experienced that much...
  6. R

    New member here. Any FMS link to chronic Lymes?

    Hi all. I am a new member, but 'old' in terms of chronological age and duration of FMS. I will not bore you with my lengthy story and the many attempts at beating this thing. I was wondering: what do any of the members here know about chronic Lymes disease and its link to FMS. When I lived in...
  7. M

    cough, trouble breathing when bending over

    I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia about a month ago... lately my chest burns and my throat feels as though I have to cough but when I force it, nothing comes of it.. also when I bend to the side and inhale it's as if I'm trying to inhale through a straw. I don't know why this is and I have a...
  8. P

    Strange Pain

    Hi All, I woke up about a week ago with pain in my right ribs. I thought it was a pulled muscle but it didn't get any better for a few days. Finally, I went to the Urgent Care Clinic yesterday and had them do x-rays. Nothing showed up. It hurts when I breathe (no fever or cold and nothing...
  9. M

    rash with fevers or sore throats for years?

    I get a bright red itchy hot raised rash every time im near strep or I get a fever for a few years now. It spreads but starts at neck and around mouth, goes to chest and this time its on my back and head. recently diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, diagnosed with CFS for years. All immune stuff...
  10. Melissast

    The Spoon Theory

    I was wondering if any of you have ever heard this story. I told my friends about it and now they seem to understand a little bit better that there is a limited amount of things that I can do every day. "The Spoon Theory My best friend and I were in the diner, talking. As usual, it was very...