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Fibromyalgia Centers of America? Anyone familiar?
A new clinic opened up recently by me: Fibromyalgia Centers of America. I was wondering if anyone had heard...More
Posted by patricia314
Reply: Is this fibro or not?
Thanks Jenna, I think I am going to look for a new rheumatologist. My PCP sent a referral to a neurologist to...More
Posted by tamsu
Always something new to learn...
I was diagnosed with fibro almost 7 years ago, and it has waxed and waned. I have tried this and that medication...More
Posted by alv4n

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Do you just assume that the people who know you so well and know that you have fibro really understand how it pervades every day of our lives?
  • Yes, they know I have fibro so they must know that I hurt.
  • Yes, my spouse and family know because they see me everyday.
  • No, I realize my family does not always "walk in my shoes".
  • No, and it makes me feel isolated and alone.
  • No, because to assume it to make an "ass" of "u" and "me".
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Reply: Newbie
Absolutely understand how you feel. I was diagnosed almost 7 years ago, and it has waxed and waned. I have tried...More
Posted by alv4n
Reply: Fibro Flare Ups
Yes, I have those days. I think going to sleep is our bodies way of coping with everything going on with...More
Posted by fibromomof4
Reply: Different Fibro Pain
I'm pretty sure I do, everyday and all day I have that type pain that starts from the left side of my face...More
Posted by rubystix
Reply: i was just diagnoised with FiBro!
Hi, from one newbie to another. I too need friends and or persons who simply finish my sentences(if you what I...More
Posted by rubystix
Reply: Fibro Newbie
Hi Allcritters! I am newly diagnosed with Fibro as well. I strongly relate with your 3 year battle of...More
Posted by luckymom17
Im DESPERATE.PLEASE I NEED HELP TYSVM:>
I was diagnosed with FibroMyalgia about 3 yrs ago, I had bad days due a lot to the weather and every time I...More
Posted by lucas1403
Reply: bipolar and fibromyalgia
I have only been diagnosed for about 4 years, but I have had serious weight gain and I take gabapentin. I have...More
Posted by rhancock
bipolar and fibromyalgia
I have had fibro go 20+ years does anyone else suffer with bipolar and weight gain I take cymbalta lamictal...More
Posted by fairymaiden
Reply: Does anyone else deal with actually "feeling sick"...
I have fibro for 20t year my self and yes I have sicknesses bouts also my pain Dr gives me nausea meds for...More
Posted by fairymaiden
Fibro Newbie
Hello! I was recently diagnosed with Fibromyalgia after a 3 year battle of the doctors. The hardest thing I...More
Posted by allcritters
Reply: back pain
Hi Helmsa19. I recommend getting rid of heat. It causes inflammation which will make your low back get...More
Posted by ellywriter08

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Are hormonal imbalances related to fibro?
  • yes
  • no
  • do not know
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Reply: So Confused
Try this... If you're noticing that your pain symptoms rise and fall depending on your stress level, you...More
Posted by larsclausen

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does fibro flare up
Reply: Balance
If you're noticing that your pain symptoms rise and fall depending on your stress level, you might...More
Posted by larsclausen
Fibromyalgia Sufferers Get Pain Relief from IV Lid...
Most recent study I've come across. I was intrigued by the relief from Lidocaine because when I get dental work...More
Posted by alv4n
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Reply: Fibro and Falling apart
yes I di ive thought of ending my life to stop all the problems and symptoms that come with this mess
Posted by sharonpramos
Reply: A morning filled w| tears;
my dear friend I know what its like this unforgiving pain and people think your crazy and just trying to...More
Posted by sharonpramos
Reply: Mother-in-law from hell
hi sweetie , omg i go through the same thing w my family its because we look so good on the outside and i have a...More
Posted by solme2
Reply: IC and, Fibro
hi leelee51, i also suffer w terrible bladder pain. accupunture has helped w that pain ....had accupuncture for...More
Posted by solme2
Frustration with FMS
I am frustrated with FMS and the pain. I am trying to live with it day by day but I am now at the point...More
Posted by sabelle19962002
Reply: coconut oil?
I put coconut oil along with a little organic lemon juice and ginger in my mug of morning tea. The lemon...More
Posted by Debadoodles
fibro +
I had the flu the end of Feb as it went away here cam infection. I called my Dr and they put me...More
fibro +
I had the flu the end of Feb as it went away here cam infection. I called my Dr and they put me...More
Reply: Diagnosed 15 years ago...
GeorgieGirl72, I have felt the same for many years....I have just changed my life with Limu ....I have been...More
Posted by becka2010
Limu
I have fibromyalgia amand have lived with the pain for many years. I have taken so many different meds and...More
Posted by becka2010
Reply: got hypothyroid and think i have fibro
Caleb....the thyroid issue may be the reason for your voice change...it's very hard to determine of it's the...More
Posted by pocotaz
Diagnosed with fibro but my symptoms don't seem to...
I was diagnosed with fibro several years ago. First the top of my head and roof of my mouth started...More
Posted by goodfrybread
Diagnosed with fibro but my symptoms don't seem to...
I was diagnosed with fibro several years ago. First the top of my head and roof of my mouth started...More
Posted by goodfrybread

Spotlight: Member Stories

Hi! I was diag. w/ Fibro. in 1993. Then cfids later. I worked full time and took care of a hubby that was disabled. I taught classes full time and fin...More

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Tranquility Reduces Symptoms
Hello Everyone, for those who are not familiar with me 2013 makes 30 years I've been living with fibro. Am able to enjoy a life which ... More
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