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    Newbie frustration

    Hi everyone! I'm 45 years old. Been working as a veterinary nurse for 26 years-16 of them in a very stressful fast paced environment. Pains started about 6 months ago. Always in different areas initially and I just thought, I pulled something. Pain has been progressing and more focused-lower...
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    Acupuncture

    Hi, I am curious if anyone has tried acupuncture for their fibromyalgia. I had three treatments and saw a drastic improvement in my shoulder and arm pain but sadly it was too expensive me to keep up the treatments.
  3. N

    Just married, fibro ALREADY causing problems...

    Hello everybody! I am brand new to this forum, in fact this is my first post. I am a 29 year old female diagnosed with fibromyalgia, scoliosis, shoulder nerve impingement and mayofascial pain syndrome from a car accident a few years back. I was diagnosed (finally!) in late 2011 after years of...
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    steroid shot helping all-over pain?

    Hello, I'm new to the forum, but not to fibro. I've been diagnosed for 5 years now. I just wanted to ask if anyone else has experienced this. Anytime I get a steroid shot for another issue (arthritis in knee or bursitis/rotator tear in shoulder, injections in neck), I find that the medicine...
  5. NannieJoy

    Rain go away.

    Rain, rain go away come again....NEVER! It's been raining all day. My fibromyalgie is kicking in badly. Woke up hurting from head to toe and still am hurting. For me the change in weather affects my fibro. I think part of it is from stress/frustration also. I'm having shoulder surgery on friday...
  6. N

    Do I really have this?

    Hello I am a 28 year old male and just a couple weeks ago I was diagnosed with Fibromayalgia by a Rhuematologist at UCLA. To summarize my situation: I hurt my shoulder at the gym 8 years ago. Nothing helped (Conservative treatment, Physical Therapy, Cortisone, Surgery). As time went on I went...
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    Diagnosed after 11 years

    I can surely identify with the person who was diagnosed after 6 years. I have post-taumatic fibro. after multiple back injuries, and it's affected my whole life for all of these years since age 29. I'm now 40 female, looking at a college retrain(not sure if I'll get through or file for...
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    Neck and shoulder pain

    Hi I am new to this forum and newly diagnosed. My worst symptoms are neck and shoulder pain. It gets so bad sometimes that I can't move my neck or lay on the side that hurts the most with my shoulders. I just started taking Cymbalta and it is helping. Is there something that any of you do...
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    Looking for Answers!

    Hello, I'm a 44 yr old male looking for answer could my problem be fibro.? The last 2 yrs i have had scans,mri's,blood test, stress test, (all normal) changed doctors after being misdiagnosed with meniere's disease, just a long roller coaster. My list of issue are Extreme...
  10. B

    hello! need some help please

    my name is shellie im 38 and last oct i had kidney stones again then i got sick in nov i had strep i couldn't get into dr. so i nursed my selfthen i got better and then sick again ended up in the hospital( stupid ohio weather) they said i had pneumonia and copd. they did a horrible job while i...
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