About Me: Female, 55, United Kingdom, member since Nov 2008
hello all my name is carol and i have numerous afflictions ie,atypical facial pain ,fibromyalgia ,trigeminal neuralgia ,arthritis tmj,and lots of of other goodies,(ha ha lucky me) forgetfull is my middle name! i have days when i cannot move becouse of the pain,and days
[More] when i can fill a lake with tears,and my hubbys fave, the angry days!!!!! i have 3 children aged 28,27,19 and 3 grandchildren,all of whom help to get me through to the next day,chin up people i would love to hear from you all take care xxxxxxxxxxxxx
"hi, been there so many times! lol, tishoo,cough,sneeze etc, dribble dribble, yuk, tried the pads but got to admit not for long felt to embaressed , dr said try the squeezing your bottom /pelvic exercises ,but that makes me wnat to go mo..."
"hello again ,thankyou, did anyone ever tell you that you are a godsend,,,can you not move to england please, lol,, as you say my mental nerve is my main concern and this is the first thing i will ask to be addressed, everthing you said "..."
Just a quick note to say hi! Well, to make a long story short, I haven't had any luck getting a referral to see a Dr. for FMS--yet. Interestingly, my GP recognized more trigger points in my ankles that I don't think she noticed before. I sure wish she would send me to an expert to do the trigger test, but I do feel that she is at least not being dismissive with me. You aren't kidding about the side effects to the Tramadol. So far, though, I'm at a loss as to what else I can take for the pain--which kept me awake all night again. No surprise to anyone with CFS/FMS. I can't take opiates at all, because those make me feel a whole lot worse than this Tramadol does. NSAIDS are out due to recent kidney issues. Tylenol makes my head feel strange in a way I can't describe--more than foggy
Just a quick note to say hi and thanks for the welcome. First time I have looked for an online support group/forums, etc. and the MedHelp site seems to have a lot of info. and people I can rlate to. So thank again fo the nice welcome. Phoebs
Copyright 1994-2017MedHelp International.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.