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Abdominal Pain and tests

  • By truenorth · New reply 6:46 am
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  • Hi All, Does fibromyalgia present with abdominal pain? If so, what does it feel like, and where is it located? Is it "just" pain, or are there other symptoms that go with it, such as vomiting, loose stills ...

Just another poll

  • By LilMinks · New reply yesterday at 9:28 pm
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  • I was wondering how many of us with Fibro also have a thyroid disorder, stomach motility issues and have/had H-pylori. Wondering if there is a link ...

Eustachia Dysfunction

  • By Alakina · New reply April 11, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Hi all! I'm new to the forum. I've had a severe form of Fibromyalgia for almost 4 years now. I've experienced symptoms as little as tingling, numbness and nerve pain to experiencing forms of autonomic ...

NIght Sweats

  • By queenbee1973 · New reply April 2, 2014
  • 6 replies
  • I am about to turn 41. I have been having night sweats (soaks my clothing and sheets) every night for about two months now. I thought at first it might be a side effect due to excessive sweating when ...

New pain?

  • By AuntCheerio25670 · New reply March 31, 2014
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  • Okay, so for two weeks I have had this pain in my bottom left breast. With each passing day the pain is getting more intense. I have check for lumbs . . . nothing . . . thank God. I've had my boyfriend ...

RAIN! I guess I should've been a meteorologist.

  • By elizabeth_sterling · New reply March 29, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • As soon as I woke up this morning, without opening my eyes, I knew it was raining, and it wouldn't stop for at least 24 hours. I checked the weather report and was spot on! I couldn't even squeeze my ...


  • By Kathrynjo · Posted March 21, 2014
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  • Unless people really don't want a response, PLEASE do not use all these acronyms for diseases. As soon as I see an acronym I don't know, I stop reading the the post and go on to the next. I don't know ...

Blistery Break Out

  • By queenbee1973 · New reply February 7, 2014
  • 10 replies
  • I was diagnosed with FM a month ago. I have constant pain every day. Yesterday I noticed blistery bumps on my legs, my breast, and my back. A couple itched but not too bad. The weird thing is that I am ...

Mouth spasms

  • By kiminhoo · New reply January 22, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Hi everyone, I am a newby to Inspire but I am glad to now be a member and to not feel so alone. I was diagnosed 18 years ago and managed to work full time until a year ago. Six years ago I had surgery ...

Repetitive Motion causing muscle stiffness

  • By Zyp · New reply January 17, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Though I'm desperate for some form of exercise now that my outdoor bicycling is even problematic, I can't ride a stationary bike because of the exact same repetitive motion of the same muscles being used ...

finger pain

  • By karen1971 · New reply January 16, 2014
  • 18 replies
  • Hi I'm just wondering if any one suffers from pain in their fingers, I feel it in the joints of my hand, at the moment its only in one hand and also in my wrist, also a majority of the time my hands are ...

broken veins

  • By karen1971 · New reply January 11, 2014
  • 12 replies
  • Hi I am just wondering does anyone suffer from broken veins in their legs? They seem to be getting worse originally I used to think that's where all my pain was coming from! They seem to be getting worse ...

unusual or not?

  • By karen1971 · New reply January 1, 2014
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  • Does anyone's eye twitch? I've been thinking is it maybe tiredness that does it? Or is it a symptom of fibro, another thing I get regular is just when I'm about to fall asleep is like I feel my heart ...

The weather

  • By Friend1955 · New reply December 4, 2013
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  • I've been struggling with more pain than usual and wonder if the falling temperature has anything to do with increased pain? I don't go outside much so how could it effect me so severely? I take pain ...

is this really fibro ? im so confused

  • By kholmes · New reply October 23, 2013
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  • I have been sick for years with no answers other than fibro. I do not know anyone else with fibromyalgia other than another support group that i am occasionally involved with. No one seems to experience ...

Food allergies

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  • By Jeanniep888 (Inactive) · New reply October 14, 2013
  • 9 replies
  • Hi there. Just wondering if anyone has heard of a food allergy causing fibromyalgia. My sister in law was telling me of a client of hers that had body aches weight gain hairloss and come to find out he ...

Back hurts

  • By Linda-Rosa · New reply October 9, 2013
  • 7 replies
  • A cold front came in last night and I woke up with a very achy back. I took a flexeril earlier today and will take another one before bedtime. I live in Texas, so when a cold front comes in I feel it ...

sciatic nerve pain!!!!!

  • By fibrosucks93 · New reply October 8, 2013
  • 4 replies
  • I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia in June 2013. I have been struggling with the fibromyalgia pain since 2005 when i was 12. I mostly have joint pain and back pain with loss of fatigue and insomnia. But ...

RA & Fibromyalgia

  • By oldracer · Posted October 4, 2013
  • 0 replies
  • Anyone been diagnosed with both RA and Fibromyalgia ...

Flare week

  • By barbmill · New reply October 2, 2013
  • 5 replies
  • Hi--It's been a pretty typical flare week for me. Last weekend I helped my mom with a yard/moving sale. It was very hot and her garage was dusty & musty. I stayed in the shade as much as I could and drank ...

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