For a very long time I'm struggeling try to figure out why are there so many different type of pains that many fibro sufferer experiences?. Some fibro sufferer I don't share any common with at all, while some I share far too many.
Can we categorize our symptoms ? Which type of fibro pains...
Diagnosed w/ FM yesterday, although I am no stranger to chronic illness.
I have been off work for a couple of years w/ a diagnosis of "severe hypersomnolence" in the absence of any other concrete diagnosis.
After a couple of night time studies, my insurer required more evidence that it was...
Sorry if this is a duplicate post, I'm on my phone and wasn't sure where to put it and can't tell if my first posted :shock:
I'm 20 years old and was diagnosed with fibro when I was 12 after a period of intense headaches and fatigue and missing a year of school. Ive had a year or so at a time...
I'm 20 years old and was diagnosed with fibro when I was 12 after a period of intense headaches and fatigue and missing a year of school. Ive had a year or so at a time since then where my symptoms haven't been as bad, but since I was about 17 it's been pretty much constant.
I tried to do a search so that I didn't duplicate this post, but I did not see one, so I apologize if this is already out there.
The question I have, is does anyone experience an almost narcolepsy feeling during the day. I mean fall asleep wherever you are at the drop of a hat? It...
Hey. Just wanted to join and find like-minded individuals. This website seems very helpful and I hope it will be a useful resource for me. I'm not sure how active I will be, but I decided to finally make a account regardless if I needed to post anything.
I'm twenty three, female, living in...
Has anyone ever been put on prescription medications to fight the chronic fatigue/fog?
I've been reading online that sometimes, ADHD medications like Ritalin, or medications used on people with narcolepsy (like Provigil) are sometimes used to help with chronic fatigue, but I'm not sure how many...
cfs I've discovered stimulants does anybody else take them? After 20 wasted years in bed I got off the anti depressants and got pro active. I told my zgp' myz goal is to just livr the rest of my life to its fullest-I missed Christmases and fanily dinners and raised my kids at my bedside" NO MORE...
My Narcolepsy Story:
I have been dealing with fibromyalgia symptoms for over a decade. Exhaustion, body pain, lack of energy and mostly miserable a lot of the time but.. I recently moved to California and now that my hubby has good insurance I went to see a rheumatologist who thought I had sleep...
I have a LOT going on:
Diabetes, hypothyroidism, PCOS, arthritis & degenerative discs in L1-S1 (spine) and associated radiating sciatic pain and muscle weakness, fibromyalgia with associated sleep disfunction (can't sleep at night but can't stay awake during the day, I swear, it's starting to...