Review for Fibromyalgia

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 130 lbs
  • 5' 1"
  • Santa Clara, CA
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Doctor/Care Giver Dr Ria Paul, Geriatrics Doctor, Stanford, Palo Alto, CA
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? Quite a bit
  • Have you felt depressed or hopeless in the last 7 days? Sometimes
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? Somewhat
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Distressing
  • Additional conditions Back pain, Arthritis, Depression

Treatment Ratings

    Weight loss
    Not Improved
    Physical Therapy, Massage, Yoga, Physical Activity,

My 'Fibro' affects everything in my daily life! I am 78 years young, and have had 'Fibro' for over 20 years. As I get older, it seems to be bothering me MORE!! I am not as active and that does not help, I am sure! Seems like the only results I get that last awhile are the 'Cortizone Shots'!! I just had Therapy prescribed by Dr., and have only gone once, and will be going twice a week for about two months! Living with it day-to-day is a real PAIN and no one understands this disease and WHY you always HURT so much!!

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