It can be tricky to be diagnosed with Fibromyalgia since so many other things have to be ruled out with similar symptoms. So it can take a bit. Less than it used to but still on average five years. In my youth So my journey to diagnosis began young actually. I was complaining of pain … Continue reading My fibromyalgia diagnosis journey
What did you feel when diagnosed with fibromyalgia? I can tell you for me it was a relief. I had symptoms for years but being undiagnosed is difficult. You have to deal with it all but have no treatment, no label, and no real understanding of what you should do. I was coping well at … Continue reading What did you feel diagnosed with fibromyalgia?
See Objective test for Fibromyalgia now on the market about the Fibromyalgia blood test itself. It is in the States now. And it is coming to Canada! Not sure if it will be covered by insurance or not. Here is the information I was provided via email: EpicGenetics, with the Assistance of Leading Medical Centers, … Continue reading Fibromyalgia test in Canada!
New criteria proposed for diagnosing fibromyalgia "The tender point test also has a gender bias because men may report widespread pain, but they generally aren't as tender as women. Fibromyalgia may be under-diagnosed in both men and women because of the reliance on 11 tender points, and also due to failing to account for the … Continue reading New criteria proposed for diagnosing fibromyalgia