Fibromyalgia, you would think I would be used to this by now. But flares sneak up on me, exhaustion overwhelms me, I get surprised by the level of pain and my inability to do things. I had such big plans for Christmas.
After osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia is the second most common rheumatic disorder. Still, it is difficult to pick the fibromyalgia earlier, because its symptoms fluctuate. This condition affects mainly women than men. It is characterized by the pain in all
10 Things I Wish I'd Known about fibromyalgia when I was first diagnosed - realizing it's never going to get any better than this, has been really hard. Embrace it and hope those around you are supportive.
there are times it was exactly like that, i couldn't stand long enough to wash the dishes or get comfortable sitting or lying down. A mix of pain meds and muscle relaxants has helped but now that kind of pain is in my feet and legs