Has anyone had a strange ‘need to cough’ but ‘don’t need to cough’ feeling in their chest with Costo? It’s a strange feeling I find hard to describe
Of those who respect fibromyalgia as a legitimate medical condition, most of them associate chronic wide spread pain as the primary symptom.
This list is presented as something to think about and as information you may want to talk to your doctor about.
Abdominal & Digestive Symptoms
Bloating & nausea
Bruising or scarring easily
Chronic wide spread pain
Cravings for carbohydrate and chocolate
Delayed reactions to physical exertion or stressful events
Difficulty speaking known words, other language impairments (dysphasia)
Earaches & itchy ears
Fibrocystic (lumpy, tender) breasts (as an overlapping condition)
Frequent Chronic Sciatica nerve pain
Hair loss (temporary)
Inability to recognize familiar surroundings
Irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Light and/or broken sleep pattern with unrefreshing sleep
Loss of libido
Loss of ability to distinguish some shades of colors
Mitral valve prolapse
Mold & yeast sensitivity
Nails that curve under
Night driving difficulty
Other family members with fibromyalgia
Pain that mimics heart attack, frequently from costochondritis
Painsomnia – Insomnia directly related to pain disturbances
Paresthesias in the upper limbs (tingling or burning sensations)
PMS (as an overlapping condition)
Poor balance and coordination
Post nasal drip
Pronounced nail ridges
Ringing ears (tinitis)
Sensitivity to pressure changes, temperature & humidity
Sensitivity to noise
Sensitivity to light
Sensitivity to odors
Short-term memory impairment
Shortness of breath
Sleep starts (falling sensations)
Specific tissue pain
Specific muscle pain
Staring into space before brain “kicks in”
Stiffness caused by sitting in the same position for a prolonged period of time
Sweats, usually night time
Teeth grinding (bruxism)
Tendency to cry easily
Tissue overgrowth (non-cancerous tumors. lipomas, ingrown hairs, cuticles, adhesions)
Unexplained weight gain
Unexplained weight loss
Vision changes (including rapidly worsening vision)
I am so sorry that you have been sick.. all your life.
I am emotional writing this. You contribute so so much to all of us here.
I truly hope that today is manageable.. Lots of hugs and love to you, Nancy
sorry, I can't find the right words to express just know that I care..
.. You are a very strong woman !
Lol thanks Nancy. I've been sick since I was 2 years old, so had to always get on top of knowledge about my conditions.
Happy to help you out 💜
@A MyFibroTeam Member
Wow. OMG I thought I was getting Alzheimers. But could this be some of the problem?
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