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Cracking Joints

Cracking Joints

Hi
This is driving me insane!! The clicking and popping around my neck and shoulders along with pain in my neck and the top of my spine :(
Anyone else cracking and popping?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Since I was diagnosed back in February of this year, my back has been cracking non stop. I have never had any problems before this all started

posted 20 days ago

Every Joint Cracking

Every Joint Cracking

Does anyone else experience lots of joint cracking? I’m trying to figure out if it is fibro related. I’ve always had joints that crack, but recently I’ve noticed that all my joints crack with every movement I take. It’s not painful, but I feel like all my joints have destableized. Does anyone know if this is a result of fibro? Or something else? Thanks!

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I have this too, but I only notice it going up stairs. I wondered if it was related too.

posted 2 months ago

Symptoms

Symptoms

Can someone please tell me if they have any of there symptoms with their fibromyalgia

Burning pain
Sharp pain
Feeling like something's crawling on you
Aching
Jaw ache find it hard to eat
Joint pain
Clicking in joints
Bruise easily
Swelling
Pain around ribs

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Yes, I have experienced all those symptoms, but never connected them to my fibromyalgia.

posted 3 months ago

Has Anyone Else Experienced Joint Pain After They Were Diagnosed With Fibromyalgia? Any Recommendations?

Has Anyone Else Experienced Joint Pain After They Were Diagnosed With Fibromyalgia? Any Recommendations?

After the onset of Fibromyalgia, I have experienced major joint pain and "cracking" of the joints. Is there anything I can do to help stop it or at least slow it down? Does anyone know what caused it?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Thank you JessM I too was tested and they came back negative however I still have cracking and creaking in my joints... I recently found out however… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Do Your Tissue Around Your Muscles Crack?

Do Your Tissue Around Your Muscles Crack?

Sometimes the tissue around my muscles ache and when I rub them it feels like they are snapping and cracking. It's not the joint itself but the tissue and ligaments around the muscle that is cracking. I can spend hours rubbing my arms and cracking all the tissue around my lower arms, elbow area and upper arms. It's the same with my legs. Just wondering if anyone else has experienced this. I used to crack my knuckle joints when I was younger, but the tissue????

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Thanks guys at least I know I'm not all cracked up! Drives my husband crazy though, I snap and crack all night long!

posted over 3 years ago

Has Anyone Else Discovered Joints Feel 'tight' But If You Crack Your Joint You Get Relief?

Has Anyone Else Discovered Joints Feel 'tight' But If You Crack Your Joint You Get Relief?

I'm sure I'm driving my co workers nuts, but.... I get this tight uncomfortable feeling in some joints, and if I crack them I feel relief, like my fingers, wrists, ankles. So I'm cracking my hands and wrists all day at work. The joints don't necessarily crack themselves. Sure I've got the creaks and cracks of old injuries, but this is in joints I've never hurt. And I don't remember it being this way before fibro.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

It feels so good I almost feel guilty! LOL

posted over 2 years ago

Chiropractic Treatment

Chiropractic Treatment

Why isn't osteopathic manipulation on this list? It makes more sense for people with FMS than chiropractic because it involves manipulation of soft tissues rather than just cracking joints.

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Their title is Doctor of Osteopathy or D.O. They are a doctor so can treat the whole person, which is beneficial to someone with Fibromyalgia

posted almost 2 years ago

Severe Bone Pain

Severe Bone Pain

Hello, I suffer with bad clicking joints and severe bone pain in my pelvis at the back on the bone below the back joint. I also get bad rib pain. Itchy skin on back when going to have a flare up. Right now I'm in worst flare yet I'm in agony. Does anybody else have these symptoms

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Yes i get terrible pain in all my bones,it worries me .

posted almost 2 years ago

Clicking Joints

Clicking Joints

Does anyone suffer from clicking thumbs and stiffness it is so painfull in the mornings I don't know what it is weather it's part of the Fibro or something new

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I totally feel your pain. My thumbs are soo painfully. But my entire body now is so sore and stiff in the mornings. I have to almost defrost before I… read more

posted about 1 year ago