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Exercise

Started by PJ Jan 20, 2013. 0 Replies

Someone in another group suggested chair exercising since any other form seems to just cause me more pain. Anyone tried it? What do you do to help with your pain? I may look for a pain management Dr…Continue

Tags: management, pain, Exercise

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Comment by Marie Torregrosa on February 27, 2014 at 6:22pm

Igualmente Graciela...mi cunado es Argentino y soy de Puerto Rico, pero vivo en California.

Comment by Graciela on February 27, 2014 at 12:09pm

Hola,Soy Graciela,de Mendoza,Argentina.Gracias por compartir este espacio con Udes.Tengo Fibromialgia desde 2008 y ahì se me instalò Diabetes Tipo 2 porque aumentè el 10% de mi peso corporal por los desòrdenes hormonales de la Fibro y mi carga genètica.Estoy a su disposiciòn.Un abrazo.

Comment by Marie Torregrosa on February 27, 2014 at 11:31am

I am T1 45yrs. i have both, polyneuropathies and fibro. I concur, it is difficult, especially if you work. For example, I am at home today 'cause I can't move (raining outside). I cope, but I am worried about work which adds to the stress. I use a combination of medicines: neurontin, tramadol, ibuprophen. When it gets really intense, I have to take hydromorph. The meds add to the fatigue...I find that the acute pain manifests in different places, i.e., lower back, groin/hip; rib cage joints etc. Is that the case with all of you? The best exercise, for me, is water pilates...very calming...

Comment by Martina H Milligan on September 8, 2013 at 12:25am

big hugs Izza

Comment by Izza on September 8, 2013 at 12:21am
Hi Martina, I'm newly dx too w fibromyalgia. Type 1 for 29 years. It's a lot to deal with it. Keep in touch.
Comment by Martina H Milligan on September 6, 2013 at 11:35pm

Thanks Judith

Comment by Martina H Milligan on September 6, 2013 at 11:23pm

i am new i was just dx with Fibromyalgia on thrusday

Comment by Izza on August 19, 2013 at 10:20am
I found the chat room last night and it was nice to keep things lighthearted and lift your spirits for a bit. Recently I've just lost any motivation. Depression has set the mood lately. I seem to have a short fuse or I'm in tears. Just can't find the happy medium and then now a days those things send my sugars on their own path. Can't win lately. I feel so tired from it all.
Comment by PJ on August 18, 2013 at 10:58pm

You're welcome, Izza. Have you gone in to the chat room yet? There are lots of great people in there with so much advice and are just fun to chat with. It helps knowing you are not alone. Blessings to you and yours, always.

Comment by Izza on August 18, 2013 at 5:46pm

Hi Judith, pleasure to meet you. Some days are better than others. I don't do what I used to with them. I try to keep them involved in stuff to make up for it but I'm not sure who gets more worn out me or them...lol

 

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