1. L

    Could it be Fibro?

    Hello. This is my first post. I'll try to make it as short as possible. I should start off by saying that I suffer from hypochondria and anxiety. Around the middle of October, I started to get really bad stomach pains that would wrap around to my lower back. I thought maybe it was because I was...
  2. S

    Fibro or not?

    For years I've been told I had neuropathy, then pheripherial neuroopathy, and last year Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease. I just saw a new neurologist and he did lots of test, including a MRI of the brain and he's ruled out everything neurological. But, he does think it's Fibromyalgia. I don't know...
  3. A

    Newly diagnosed

    I have fibromyalgia, got some medication to help with all over body pain I'm taking Cymbalta and Tramadol with Tylenol. I have a question any advice on how to help with headache pain at night and fatigue feeling, I have been sleeping a lot. Thank you,
  4. Cheryl Ann

    so sleepy

    Hi, I am pretty sure that one of my triggers is the big change in temperatures. We had several days in the mid 50's and then this week lots of days in the 70's. I got about 5 or 6 hours of sleep last night. Not bad, right? I mean we need 8 hours each night but I slept straight through for 5...
  5. F

    How do you get a diagnosis?

    My mother was diagnosed many years ago with fibromyalgia. I have often wondered if I may have it, too. I've looked at symptoms and seem to have most. Here are some things I am experiencing: Tired daily - many times throughout the day I will feel like I need to sleep even when I think I've...
  6. srhalex

    Daydreaming of a dog for company.. advice?

    I've been dreaming of a dog, wondering if it would be a good fit for me. Are there any of you who love your dogs that can chime in? Or if any of you have felt that it's too much? I had a dog as a child and so I know I love them, but I'm not sure how dogs work with chronic illness. I have to...
  7. S


    :confused: Hi. I am new to this support group but so happy I found you all! I had sudden extreme body pain in January of 2015. It took serval painful minutes just to get out of bed. Forget getting dressed and putting on shoes other than slip ons. After two weeks of unbearable pain, I went...