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  • Joint pain, can't get a real diagnosis

    Anonymous 7 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions May 16, 2007 06:45 PM

    I am a 29 year old female, with a history of join problems, and recently had a very severe flare up disabling arthritis, yet I can't seem to get any real diagnosis or treatment. Here's my history: As a child I had idopathic arthritis in my knees and ankles. It disappeared around age 10. At age...

  • Glad I'm not the only one!

    Anonymous 45 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 26, 2007 05:22 AM

    Finally!!! I read through the blog and it's a small relief that other people are having the same side effects I am from the Chantex. I wouldn't wish the pain I've had on anyone! My doctor prescribed chantex almost 2 months ago. I started having pain and cramping/spasms from my upper back and left...

  • Joint pain,skin,throat and lymphnode problems.any help would be appreciated..please..

    Tinman 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 24, 2007 06:28 PM

    Hello,I am a 38 year old married male with kids and not likeing life much anymore.This all started about 5 years ago with severe head aches in the back of my head that lasted about 6 months or so.Cat scan of head showed only alittle scaring around pituitary gland.after that the joint pain settled...

  • Possibly Tetanus?

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 23, 2007 03:15 PM

    Hey all,I am a 25 year old male in generally good health. Last Wednesday afternoon in a college art class I jabbed myself with an exacto knife, that had primarily been primarily used to cut paper, plastic and aluminum cans for assorted projects. The exacto knife was not, as far as I could see,...

  • Joint, bone, and skin pain

    Maple Leaf 7 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 13, 2007 02:45 PM

    I am posting this on both the musculoskeletal, and the skin forums, because I don't know which might bring more help... I'm 47. Since December 2006, I've been to several doctors describing some rather bizarre and seemingly unrelated symptoms that won't stop.1. Started with a large hive on my left...

  • FM/CFS/ME Survey

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 5, 2007 07:37 PM

    My name is Misty Roberts. I'm the founder of FM/CFS/ME Resources, and a FM/CFS/ME patient for the last 29 years. As you know, there is no cure for Fibromyalgia (FM), Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), or Myalgic Encephalopathy (ME). In fact, very little is still known about how these illnesses work.At...

  • is this fibro , please read , need advice

    Anonymous 13 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 1, 2007 09:06 PM

    hifor the past 2 years i have been having symptoms, the first was upper abdominal pain stretching around my back , this was servere enough for docs to unecessarily take out my gallbladder,this was 2 years ago and i still get the pain now , i also get really bad joint pains especially tops of legs ,...

  • Am I the only one who has these problems?

    echocrush 4 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions February 23, 2007 03:46 AM

    I have been tentatively diagnosed as having fibromyalgia/chronic fatigue. Still not sure about it though, and now my cousin is showing very similar symptoms so we aren't sure what to think about that. Last year my symptoms were severe enough to leave me bedridden, The symptoms seemed to come on...

  • cant find whats wrong

    kxsxnxcxoxhx 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions February 2, 2007 10:21 PM

    hii am a 31 year old female and for the last year i have had a number of things wrong..my full list of symptoms arepain under right rib...had gall bladder removed pain continuedirritable bowel symptomspain in neckpain in leg joints...groinrestless leg syndrome....twitching legsback pain upper and...

  • No diagnosis after 9 mos escalating symptoms

    mforbes1974 6 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions January 11, 2007 03:57 AM

    I am new here, and came upon this site while doing research for lupus, RA, scleroderma, lyme, etc. Its hard to decide where to start! I will start with my med. history. 32 yr old female with history of depression/anxiety. I take antidepressants, and occasional xanax for anxiety attacks. I was...

  • Help!!

    Rozenwine 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions November 4, 2006 10:40 PM

    Hi, I was wondering if anyone could help me figure out what is going on with me. Doctors are not real helpful. I just had a baby 8 months ago. About the last 2 months of the pregnancy I developed severe back pain. I figured it was becasue I was pregnant and unusually large. Even though I was...

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  • fatigue, mental confusion

    davidarthur 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions November 2, 2006 06:37 PM

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  • burning hands and feet and now blurry vision

    djcurry 4 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 22, 2006 06:23 PM

    have a diagnosis of fibromyalgia, have had very uncomfortable burning and tingling hands and feet for several years along with muscle aches, fatigue, restless legs, frequent urination, tendency to bladder infections, dry itchy skin, irritable bladder syndrome and it goes on and on. Recently have...

  • Possible treatments for Chronic Fatigue?

    Lee Cox 19 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 2, 2006 05:31 AM

    I would really like to hear from anyone who has suffered with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and has found treatments which have improved the tiredness and aches. I was diagnosed with CFS two years ago, but to this day haven't been able to get any real relief from the tiredness and exhaustion. I was...

  • Muscle Condition

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 9, 2006 12:35 PM

    I suffer from cronic muscle pain. (for no real reason) My muscles are sore all the time and I have knotts all over my body. The only thing that gives me relief is a deep tissue massage. To feel my muscles, they are very bumpy and don't feel smooth. I have seen many doctors over about 18 years and...

  • Muscle Pain

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 9, 2006 12:30 PM

    I suffer from cronic muscle pain. (for no real reason) My muscles are sore all the time and I have knotts all over my body. The only thing that gives me relief is a deep tissue massage. To feel my muscles, they are very bumpy and don't feel smooth. I have seen many doctors over about 18 years...

  • Goldie with reoccuring symptoms???

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 20, 2006 06:01 PM

    I was diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome after staying sick like for so long after mono it was back in 1988-89. Since then I got married and had four children held down jobs blah blah and felt pretty good. One plus year ago I started working out every day switching from weights to walking. ...