1. M

    Comparing symptoms and need advice

    Hi I'm Danni, I posted once quite some time ago. I was diagnosed with fibro 12 years ago now and have been learning as I go. I read the advice forum from back then that most recommend on here and it has helped with vitamins and such. I am sorry if someone else has already posted something like...
  2. H

    My symptoms tick all the boxes for fibromyalgia!

    Hi, I have had a eureka moment this evening looking at the symptoms online of fibromyalgia. For months on and off have had pain in both shoulders/tops of arms, back of legs/knees, wrists, hands, hips, lower back and neck. I've been feeling like something is very wrong and I'm dying!. It is...
  3. M

    Will improving my symptoms on my own impede diagnosis?

    I should probably wait until I know more but it's another month until my next rheumatology appointment and I'm tired of waiting! Will try to keep it concise... about a year and a half ago I discovered alopecia areata. I went on the autoimmune paleo diet (AIP) to reverse it and I am happy to say...
  4. K

    Constant ache/pain in legs/feet w/ sudden onset

    Hello. New here, 40 yrs old female. I have been experiencing a deep ache from hips down to tips of toes. Occasional sharp pain. It doesn’t go away. It started pretty suddenly about 5 days ago. There is fatigue, insomnia (or at least hard to get to sleep), and some IBS. Some numbness in hands at...
  5. L

    What can I do to help myself?

    Hey All! So my symptoms are pain, ibs, anxiety, tiredness, clumsiness, stiffness, bad sleep I wake up more tired... All since I was 14 and I am now 29 just newly diagnosed after researching and asking to be referred. I've been told over the phone I have fibromyalgia, but as appointments have...
  6. B

    FM/a blood test for Fibromyalgia

    Has anyone had the FM/a blood test for Fibromyalgia? I heard the blood test is 99% sensitive (accurate) and can finally give a definitive diagnosis to those suffering. I am considering having this done and was wondering on others experiences. I have Sjogren's (autoimmune) disease and was told...
  7. Y

    rash on the back of neck

    Hello, I've noticed a lot of friends with short hair and fibro have a purple red rash on the back of the neck, I checked my own neck and I have it too. I've not read it in the official symptoms list is it a 'thing' or am I imagining it?:?:
  8. J

    Do you feel pain pain every second every day??

    Questions about pain? (Im Swedish so sorry about possible spelling errors.) Hello! Im am a guy, 40 years old, and i am going to a doctor to see if i have fibro in a few weeks. I want to ask all of you who are diagnosed a few questions. When you get examed. One of the questions the doctor...
  9. A

    Could it be fibromyalgia????

    Hello i am a 26 year old male , one morning i woke up and both arms and legs felt weak, i will back the story up, before that day i worked out 4 times a week, and i work a office job but had a seasonal job 2 weeks* before i the weakness started that i had to stand and run and jump a lot as a...
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    Fibromyalgia-diagnosed Hello everyone, My name is Athina and i am from Greece. I am 28 years old and recently before a month and a half i was diagnosed with fibromyalgia,afer 5 years of endless running to the doctors for pain in the hands, in my back, in my legs and making all kind of exams...