This chronic pain condition may be tricky to diagnose, but hearing how patients describe their own symptoms can make the signs easier to spot.
It’s still in development, but a new study might make diagnosing fibromyalgia more accurate and fast.
“I felt so much heat and pain in my hips that I thought those bones had been replaced by molten lava. I could not sit or stand or move without making the pain worse.”
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“I felt like bolts of lightning were being shot through my foot.”
If you have from fibromyalgia, you don’t need us to tell you how difficult it is to deal with the widespread pain, fatigue, and — depending on the severity of your condition — cognitive confusion and impairment. And while fibromyalgia...