About Me: Female, 60, Republic, MO, member since Oct 2011
55 year old grandma interested in learning more about others with Beta Thalassemia Minor. I'm scheduled to see a Rheumatologist tomorrow due to the body aches and pains that I suffer from. I have chronic fatigue, the foggy brain and all the other problems I am seeing
[More] that others suffer from. BTM is a major genetic condition in my mom's side of the family.
"How can one convience their doctor that the aches, pains, chronic fatigue, mental fog, etc. are indeed related to the BTM? My primary care physican and Neurologist have both diagnosed me with Fibromyalgia; I go to see a Rheumatologist t..."
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