Fibromyalgia Discussions

Dr Gary Had a good vent lately? How does it help? Sometimes you just feel like hollering. Out of frustration, anger, fear, disappointment… it’s been building up for too long and…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity September 7, 2014 at 12:57 am Replies 5
healthy412c Have You Tried This? I went to my doctor's visit today and she prescribed me a medicine called gabupentin. I hope that's how it…
By healthy412c Latest Activity December 21, 2015 at 5:38 pm Replies 21 Likes 3
healthy412c New Symptom For the past two weeks or so. I have been feeling like hot knives are poking at my body. They…
By healthy412c Latest Activity November 9, 2014 at 4:09 pm Replies 17
funnygirl98 Lyrica for fibro and neuropathy pain I have been on Lyrica for 3 weeks and it is starting to help with the pain. I'm just curious…
By funnygirl98 Latest Activity February 12, 2015 at 8:04 pm Replies 29 Likes 2
Dr Gary Lonely? Here’s what you can do! I often talk to my clients about how lonely they are. I see that many of our members feel the…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity February 11, 2015 at 2:45 pm Replies 5 Likes 1
MsBugzee What's happening to me! Today I feel like a huge whiner. I'm tired of memory loss, pain, dizzyness and FOG! Can't find my hearing…
By MsBugzee Latest Activity September 7, 2014 at 1:27 am Replies 13 Likes 2
Dr Gary Chronic Communication at Home: Teaming Up at Get-Togethers and Family Events Company parties, neighborhood get-togethers. family reunions, weddings, graduations… Social events can be a challenge for all kinds of reasons. When…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity July 27, 2014 at 12:57 pm
Lana Have you ever been accused of faking your fibromyalgia symptoms? Has a family member, friend or coworker accused you of faking your symptoms or exaggerating them? How about your…
By Lana Latest Activity September 20, 2014 at 3:07 am Replies 2 Likes 2
Lana Summertime and heat sensitivity People with fibromyalgia experience some kind of temperature sensitivity. Some are sensitive to the cold, others to heat and…
By Lana Latest Activity November 25, 2015 at 7:37 pm Replies 3 Likes 1
funnygirl98 Fibromyalgia and the weather. I have had fibromyalgia since june 1997 and I have realized over the years that when the weather changesn my…
By funnygirl98 Latest Activity September 5 at 10:32 pm Replies 20 Likes 3
Sue Ingebretson Fun picnics, BBQs, and get-togethers Getting together with family friends can be a whole lot of fun. It can also bring on a whole lot…
By Sue Ingebretson Latest Activity July 6, 2014 at 9:30 am
Lana Fourth of July Fireworks and Fibromyalgia Loud noises can exacerbate symptoms for fibromyalgia patients. This due to a problem called sensory overload and can have…
By Lana Latest Activity July 3, 2014 at 10:10 am Likes 1
Dr Gary Showing love at home with deeds, not words. How do you do it? It seems like I am so often having conversations with clients or friends that include answering the question, “what should…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity June 21, 2014 at 10:55 pm Likes 2
Lana Have you told your employer that you have Fibromyalgia? It can be hard to decide whether to tell your employer that you are living with and struggling with…
By Lana Latest Activity August 15, 2014 at 5:15 pm Replies 1
CarolynSgr fibro Hi, yup I have had fibro for 10 plus years. How blessed I am :[ anyway like you i have.
By CarolynSgr Latest Activity June 17, 2014 at 6:53 pm