... What I find perplexing is that even though I have FMS and CFS. The criteria of symptoms for FMS are the symptoms I have most of. Yes I have a litany of the ones of CFS, but they are also signs of FMS too. I feel the FMS is the more debilitating syndrome of the two and there is so much more attention given in the medical industry to CFS than to FMS.
The chronic sore throat,... (12 replies)
... I myself have suffered with chronic sore throat since my early 20's. I am now 40. Was told it was probably from CFS more so than the FMS. ... (12 replies)
... Anyway, I still have a sore throat, not always, but more than not. I get white crap on my tonsils, sorry to be gross... that I can squeeze puss out of like a pimple. ... (12 replies)
... I've read that a sore throat is one of the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome. CFIDS has more of its symptoms caused by viruses. ... (12 replies)
... I did take a 10 day course of antibiotics back in July, I think it was - did not really change anything. It , the throat, was doing fairly good until recent bout with shingles (scalp and face ) and now it is back again. Doc says it looks fine.
I did have a nasty strep infection as a child and was under treatment with penicillin shots for a year and then had surgery to... (12 replies)
... neurological symptoms and a constant sore throat! ... (12 replies)
... A sore throat is very common. My fibro doctor explained it as referred pain from the spinal common in my neck. The pain is only annoying and nothing to worry about. ... (12 replies)
... Long story short, I've had chronic pelvic pain since 2003. Over the past three years I've developed new symptoms and pain is increasing. ... (2 replies)
... w that it is VERY common for people with FMS to also have CFS and vice versa. From what I've seen and learned about so far, generally most FMS patients also have chronic fatigue, so it's very possible that you may be fighting that as we.. ... (7 replies)
... Chronic Fatigue - Main symptom is severe fatigue for more than 6 months. It is also associated with swollen lymph glands, persistant sore throat, sleep disruption, unrefreshing sleep, GI/abdominal pain (like irritable bowel), and a couple other things.
Fibromyalgia - Main symptom is pain. Other symptoms are fatigue, widespread muscle/body aches (possible 18 sensitive points... (5 replies)
... Chronic sore throat and flue like feeling all the time. The conctand neck, shoulder, head and low back pain ache so bad movement is miserable. ... (12 replies)
... pack for it. When the dr looked at my throat, she didn't even wait for the test results, she wrote me the Rx and said she would call when the test was done. My throat hurt so bad I oculd barely talk. Turned out I had strep so bad I had blisters inside my throat. ... (12 replies)
... Keep in mind that throat swaps don't necessarily tell the whole story. Just ask for a simple ASOT... it's a common, easy test. ... (12 replies)
... Two days ago I tried running for a few blocks. That was a mistake because of my bulging discs and DDD and the spurs....the running jarred my back and I had sore spots for two days up and down my back and my neck felt sore and stiff. I did not experience the whole body pain as I did before when I tried running. ... (16 replies)
... or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. They suffered for years and then found out that they have Lyme Disease. These diseases, like Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, are extremely debilitating on many levels. ... (6 replies)
... It's the sister symptom to Fibro, but it comes with sore throat, fevers, more fatigue... ... (5 replies)
... re. I was given IV steroids and later, after a biopsy, was diagnosed with post strep glomerulonephritis. I was surprised by this diagnosis, because I never had a sore throat or any other signs of the illness. ... (2 replies)
... One more thing Julie , I read on the blood pressure board that it can take 3 to 4 weeks to stop coughing after you get off the blood pressure medication , so your med could still be the culprit , having said that I would be afraid of just stopping it as it was obviously given for a reason , maybe you could ask your doctor for a differnt med , I know my brother stopped coughing... (18 replies)
... Is it possible that your cough and your chronic bladder problems could have a common denominator like a food allergy ? ... (18 replies)
... OMG, I would not just feel like all systems overload!!! I don't mean to sound condesending but YOU POOR THING!!! I really do mean that sincerely and I really wish I knew a quick cure.
I can only suggest some things that have helped me. When I have UTI or Kidney infection I dring water, but I also dring CranGrape Juice. I don't liek the regular Cranberry juice. But now... (18 replies)