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Forum: Help and Inspiration 05-24-2017, 01:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,690
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: Video: How To Explain Fibromyalgia To Family & Friends

Awesome! The high five at the end made me laugh out loud :)
Forum: General Discussions About Fibromyalgia 05-24-2017, 01:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 781
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: Willow

I've been off the forum for a few months (demanding time at work), but I just tuned back in and saw this post - I hope she is OK too
Forum: Alternative Medicines / Therapies 03-11-2017, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,448
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: Avoiding Gluten

I tried eliminating gluten, but did not see an improvement. I also saw no change when I added it back in.

Eating a high fiber diet does help with my IBS symptoms, though.

I've also found that...
Forum: General Discussions About Fibromyalgia 03-11-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,221
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: Beds and pillows

We got a memory foam mattress. Memory foam is not for everyone, but i like it. It is warmer because it acts as an insulator. For me it is the right combo of soft surface and firm core.

As far as...
Forum: General Discussions About Fibromyalgia 03-11-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,170
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: Activity and exercise levels when very young

I don't think fibro affected me as a child. When I was a kid, I used to run as hard as I could just for the pleasure of it. I remember when I was about 10, my parents were doing some construction on...
Forum: Recently Diagnosed 02-17-2017, 03:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,987
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: fibro flare up??

That is a very good question!

Fibro causes so many downright weird sensations. Fibromyalgia can exaggerate a relatively mild condition, or it can cover over the symptoms of more serious...
Forum: General Discussions About Fibromyalgia 02-17-2017, 03:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 757
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: widespread pain, support and treatments

Hi vevans,
You really have a lot going, and that is great. I think being focused on a goal is part of what keeps me going. You've already gotten some really good advice on managing pain.

I have a...
Forum: General Discussions About Fibromyalgia 02-17-2017, 03:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,451
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: Headaches, IBS and horrible muscle aches and pains

David has good advice. Even if you can't do much, do what you can to keep moving. It will help in the long run. I walk, swim, and use a stationary bike for my exercise.

If I spend too long in...
Forum: General Discussions About Fibromyalgia 02-17-2017, 02:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,571
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: Sushi or fish good for Fibromyalgia?

I'm sad to hear they are so far away from you. We just got one in the town where I live, and there are two in the town where I work (at least, two that I know of).

Work has been extra-demanding...
Forum: General Discussions About Fibromyalgia 02-13-2017, 08:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 820
Posted By DK_engineer
Re: Mornings suck

I am so impressed you usually get up at 6 everyday to see your daughter to school!

I have bad mornings too. It takes me an hour or two before I am very functional. But if I'm having a flare or...
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