Fibromyalgia

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Phone call fatique

Do you know you should call mom or a friend but the thought of it wears you out? Are we really that fatiqued that you dont even want to talk

posted 4 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

@A MyFibroTeam Member, thanks for the hug!
(((((HUGS))))) back atcha!

posted about 8 hours ago
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What is your daily average step count?

Hi guys I’m just wondering how much everyone else uses their legs, and daily steps seems like a good benchmarker.

Does this impact your pain? Is there a certain point where it changes from helpful to counterproductive?

I get a fairly high step count (Phone number can only be seen by MyFibroTeam users) when at work. I’m wondering if this is hurting me. It sure feels like it’s hurting me.

I’d love to hear from other people tho! How much do you walk, and are the results… read more

posted 5 months ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I agree shoes play a big part.I wore some boots (low herl)yesterday for 2 hours,and omg the pain last night.

posted 5 months ago
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Fibromyalgia & Costochondritis

Sooooooooo ive been having weird on and off chest pains that is sharp and get worse whenever I breather, usually when I check with the doctor everything is fine and I just couldn't shake it. So I thought okay maybe its acid reflux, now Im here realizing that there is something called Costochondritis which develop in a lot of Fibro people, like seriously? how many issues does this disease carry? do we ever get a break? what symptom should we take serious or not take serious? I… read more

posted 6 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I had the same thing when to the emergency room so many times for it and nothing my doctor now doesn't even check me she just blame it on stress witch… read more

posted 3 days ago
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Does anyone else get chest pain radiating into jaw and ears

I have many episodes where I get pain in my chest which radiates into my neck and jaws. I do not get a burning in my throat like acid reflux. I have had my heart checked and done the stress test. Everything was fine, Does anyone else have this problem and if so what is it?

posted about 2 years ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I was told I have costochondritis. It's the most horrible thing ever! I am actually having a flare up now and have been the last few days. I think it's… read more

posted about 2 months ago
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Does fybromayalgia cause cramp

Hi everybody
Well I got my results from the Gp over the phone saying my xray showed up clear.
Which I am pleased because there's no sign of Athuritis.
I just want to no is this one of the many symptoms of fybromayalgia ? X

posted about 2 months ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

well be careful with more water as that flushes minerals and some vitamins out do some nutrition research most of us are deficient in minerals as our… read more

posted 18 days ago
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Nausea?

Anyone experience nausea regularly, lot of my symptoms have passed but now I have been having nausea, faint feelings for a week now, comes and goes. I went out of town in New Orleans in summer type weather for a weekend and felt fine and got back to Atlanta and it started again, not sure if the weather triggers it or not, also the soles of my feet and fingers sometimes get slightly numb and go away.

posted 11 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Yeah, I get nausea regularly. Bad pain makes it worse for me. I used to vomit at least once a week and have really bad dry heaving at least every other… read more

posted 5 days ago
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Electric Shocks?

Do any of you experience electric-like shocks throughout your body? It feels like hitting your funny bone. These shocks are short and not painful. I experience them on my head,at the top of my shoulder muscle,and my stomach. I haven't heard anyone speak on this as one of their symptoms.

posted 9 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I'm on no medication, and I get these also. Once from my toes up to my head and my body would shiver. Maybe ten times then it's over. Right as I drift… read more

posted 6 days ago
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Does anyone else have a problem with finding medication that works?

I'm almost at my wits end with trying medications! I'm not a huge fan of taking pills to begin with as I've found myself repeatedly telling my doctor. Bless his heart, he really had no choice! He had to see what would work. But I have tried Tramadol, Neoproxine ( I think that's how you spell it ), Cymbalta, Lyrica, T3's , Advil.

Tramadol makes me vomit
Cymbalta increased my brain fog
Neoproxine was like taking candy
T3's same thing, like taking… read more

posted over 2 years ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

The doctor had me add Cymbalta to the Lyrica I have been taking for years. I was on it for about 6 weeks and am currently weaning myself off of it… read more

posted 5 days ago
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Leg pain

So about a few months ago my right leg would give me pains around my knee and it felt like I stepped wrong. Short/sharp pains and it would be fine. Now over the last week my whole leg hurts, tingling, twitching, and fatigued. Feels like my calf is tight. Anyone experience one limb worse than the other? My other leg is tender and fatigued as well but my right is just horrible.

posted 10 days ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

My left leg always takes the brunt. It always feels tight, has moments where it feels like Im almost going to have a Charlie horse, feels like no matter… read more

posted 8 days ago
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At What Point Do you Question Fibro

Hello all! I was diagnosed by the Mayo Clinic with Fibromyalgia/CF and Centralized Sensitization Syndrome. My understanding from the medical professionals there is that CSS is an umbrella type term that encompasses Fibro and CF, etc. To be clear, I was not diagnosed with ME which I've read appears to be a more severe type of CFS. Either way - I question my diagnosis and here's why.

Yes, I have pain but not the type of pain I read on here that others seem to have. My pain feels… read more

posted 4 months ago
A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I am going to try a functional medicine doctor since I've tried every one else.

posted 9 days ago
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