My name is Alonzo. Believe it or not MEN can get Fibromyalgia! Anyway I have I have fibromyalgia. I also suffer from severe back pain due to being thrown off a horse many years ago.
I have had a severe flare-up over the last several months. I was taking care of my father and having to help lift him and do self-care for him caused my conditions to worsen.
Also he passed away and the stress of of being with him when that happened and the grief of losing him has made things unbearable at times.
Hi, my name is Marie. I've a newcomer to the forum. I have fibromyalgia after being diagnosed with lupus 20 years ago. In my youth, I struggle keeping the lupus stable, but lately as I grow older, it is fibromyalgia flaring that I find difficult to control. Is there a particular diet that I should take to avoid fibro flaring because I just eat anything that I find appealing? Are there particular...
Had a phone session with Dr.S yesterday and he brought up "Object Constancy."He brought it up because i told him that i was obsessing about his possibly firing me as a patient because i really have made zero progress over the years,and i am non compliant.He assured me that he would never fire a patient who is suffering,and who has several hard to treat illnesses.He did say that if i felt he...