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Is Pain From Fibro Or Bulging Disc??

Is Pain From Fibro Or Bulging Disc??

My MRI showed bulging disc in my T6, T11, T12.... I'm starting to wonder is the pain i feel in my upper back and ribs coming from bulging disc and not fibro? Anyone else have this going on?

posted 2 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member

You might have a pinched nerve i had 1-5 surgery was whack i dont think its necessary but to each its on

posted 2 days ago

Is Gluten And Dairy Effects To Flare Up Fibromyalgia?

Is Gluten And Dairy Effects To Flare Up Fibromyalgia?

posted 2 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member

I am gluten and lactose intolerant. Gluten gives me hives and messes up my digestion. I can have a small amount of dairy if I take lactase tablets with it. Both can put me into flare.

posted 2 days ago

Does Anyone Have Globus Pharyngeus Or Globus Sensation?

Does Anyone Have Globus Pharyngeus Or Globus Sensation?

This has been bothering me for sometime. My GP recommended antiacids (Tums) which hasn't been helpful. Before it went away after a month or so. It's back again. If you have experienced the same condition, what has worked for you?

posted 2 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member

@A MyFibroTeam Member, Thank you very much for sharing. 💜🌷

posted 22 hours ago

My Doctor Will Not Longer Prescribe Hydrocodone Acetaminophen And I've Been On This For Probably 15 Years To Treat My Pain.

My Doctor Will Not Longer Prescribe Hydrocodone Acetaminophen And I've Been On This For Probably 15 Years To Treat My Pain.

I am 58 and still working. I have several condition. Fibromyalgia, arthritis, degenerative disc disease, spinal issues. I'm so scared! I still have so much pain even with the medication.
What can or should I do? I have never asked for an increase in dosage in all these years. People like me suffer! Help please

posted 3 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member

I go to pain management but you can ask your GP doctor about taking it. A lot of times doctors don’t know what all is out there. We have to be our own advocate. We have to learn to speak up and do our… read more

posted 2 days ago

Are We Considered People With Special Condition? As In Medical Condition From Airplane's Policies Perspective. ?

Are We Considered People With Special Condition? As In Medical Condition From Airplane's Policies Perspective. ?

I have an inquiry and hopefully here I can get an answer
In a process to board an airplane (visiting my grandma's tomb) they do have some special conditions in which people that take pills or have a difficult condition need to be labeled with a banner and must enter with a legal companion during the travel.
Considering I do take pills that lowers my heart frequency and all the side effects due to heavy pain, is that considered as in a special medical condition?

Here in my country, if it's not… read more

posted 3 days ago

Waking Body Buzzing

Waking Body Buzzing

I get all over body buzzing on waking which last a couple of seconds on and off, but once I get up and out of bed, it stops. It feels so weird. Can anyone relate?

posted 3 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member

Only a suggest is there a way you can check your blood pressure. My husband got a wrist BP kit and it works really well. or maybe low or high blood sugar......hugs

posted 3 days ago

Does Anyone Know Who I Would Ask To Delete My Old Accounts?

Does Anyone Know Who I Would Ask To Delete My Old Accounts?

I need to find someone who knows an administrator on here to help me delete my old accounts for the simple reason that I don't know the emails or passwords because of hacker. I want to delete them, so he doesn't get on here at all. I would greatly appreciate any help...Elayne

posted 4 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member

Hi, Click on the three horizontal gray lines to the left of the Blue "my" box which brings up a menu on the lefthand side of the screen. Under "Quick Links" click on "Contact Us" and you can contact… read more

posted 4 days ago

Mediterranean Diet

Mediterranean Diet

Disabled Vet with 35 years of Fibro. Started Mediterranean diet a month ago, love the food but symptoms have increased. Anybody else have similar issues? thank you.

posted 4 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member

Certain foods can cause flares, potatoes, peppers, onions etc and certain herbs and spices can cause issues as well. I hope this helps. There is a list online of foods to avoid.

posted 3 days ago
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