Call your doctor whenever chronic pain or extreme tiredness interferes with your ability to work, sleep, do normal household chores or enjoy recreational activities.
Studies do not agree about the outlook for people with fibromyalgia. For example, results from some specialized treatment centers show a poor outlook. However, community-based treatment programs show that symptoms go away in 24% of patients and symptoms improve in 47%.
Over the past couple of months, many of you completed the Fibromyalgia and Family Impact Survey that I've been working on with Dr. Dawn... Read more »
Fatigue, often extreme fatigue, is a key symptom of fibromyalgia. For many, it can be even more debilitating than the pain. Doctors... Read more »