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Symptoms of Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Learn about fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome symptoms, beyond pain and fatigue. Fibromyalgia has about 60 recognized symptoms, while chronic fatigue syndrome has about 45. All of these symptoms can impact your life and help clarify your diagnosis.

Inflammation in Fibromyalgia
The role of inflammation in fibromyalgia has been long debated. See what the latest research says.

Symptoms of Fibromyalgia
Go beyond muscle pain and fatigue to see the whole range of fibromyalgia signs and symptoms, including nail ridges, allergies, PMS and much more.

Symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Learn the many symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome, beyond debilitating fatigue and muscles aches. Chronic fatigue syndrome symptoms also include cognitive, cardiac and other varied symptoms.

Brain Fog/Fibro Fog in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Brain fog (or fibro fog) is common in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome, and it can be just as debilitating as the pain and fatigue. Learn what we know about brain fog, and what you can do about it.

Cigarette Smoking & Fibromyalgia
Did you know cigarette smoking and other tobacco use can make your fibromyalgia symptoms worse? Find out what the research shows, and get resources to help you quit.

Morning Symptoms of Fibromyalgia
Do you wake up tired, stiff and puffy? Learn about these common morning symptoms of fibromyalgia.

Heart Abnormalities in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
See what research says about heart abnormalities that may be tied to chronic fatigue syndrome.

Light & Noise Sensitivity in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Light and noise sensitivity are common symptoms of fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome. Learn what's behind light and noise sensitivity, what treatments are available, and how to cope with this symptom.

Temperature Sensitivity in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Are you cold all the time, or hot all the time? Does your temperature fluctuate wildly? Learn about the symptom of temperature sensitivity.

Fibromyalgia Symptoms in Women
Fibromyalgia symptoms can interact with women's health issues. See what we know about the menstrual cycle, PMS, menopause and pregnancy in women with fibromyalgia.

Excessive Sweating in Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
What causes excessive sweating in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome? How can you relieve excessive sweating? Find out what we know about this symptom.

Neurotransmitters - Which Symptoms are They Causing?
Learn the role of neurotransmitters in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome. What is a neurotransmitter and what does it do? What neurotransmitter levels are out of balance in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome? Also find links to symptoms of and treatments for specific neurotransmitter imbalances.

Low Serotonin: Symptoms & Treatments
Learn the role of serotonin in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome, symptoms of low seratonin and high seratonin levels, medical treatments and natural treatments for low seratonin levels in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome.

Low Norepinephrine: Symptoms & Treatments
Learn about the the role of norepinephrine in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome, the symptoms of low norepinephrine, medications as low norepinephrine treatments, and natural treatments for relief of symptoms caused by norepinephrine in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome.

Low Dopamine: Symptoms & Treatments
Learn about the role of dopamine in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome, including symptoms of low dopamine levels, drugs for treating low dopamine levels, and dietary changes and supplements for regulating dopamine in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome.

Excessive Sweating - Stories of Excessive Sweating in Fibromyalgia & Chronic...
Do you have excessive sweating because of fibromyalgia or chronic fatigue syndrome? Compare your story to those of others who have problems with excessive sweating.

Language Impairment in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Brain fog and language impairment can be big problems in people with fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome. Learn about possible causes,...

GABA & Glutamate in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Learn the roles of the neurotransmitters GABA and glutamate, their involvement in fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome, and the related symptoms of dysregulation.

Sensory Overload in Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Sensory overload can be a big problem for us. See what's going on in your body and how to deal with it.

Foot Pain in Fibromyalgia
Do you have foot pain? See what could be causing it and what could help.

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