Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Symptoms
- Q What are the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologySymptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) include: Ongoing unexplained tiredness, not caused by exertion or relieved by rest Short-term memory loss Difficulty concentrating Sore throat Tender lymph nodes in the neck or armpits Muscle pain... Full Answer
- Q When should I see the doctor for fatigue?
Dr. Jill Grimes, Family MedicineIfyou have not changed your diet or sleep patterns significantly and you find yourself sleepy or fatigued all the time, then you should definitely go see your doctor. What could it be? Anemia (low red blood cell count), thyroid disease, diabetes,... Full Answer
- Q What are some symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) and fibromyalgia?
Dr. Kent Holtorf, Endocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismChronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) and fibromyalgia (FM) are illnesses that often coexist and affect millions of Americans. Symptoms vary amongst individuals and commonly include severe fatigue, sleep disturbances, cognitive problems (commonly called... Full Answer
- Q What is causing me to feel so tired?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineWe all know what happens when there's an energy crisis: There's chaos. Think back to the long lines at the gas stations in the 1970s. Or a city-wide blackout. Or when just one Christmas light goes and the whole strand blows right along with it. One small... Full Answer
- Q Should I talk to my doctor about my chronic fatigue syndrome symptoms?
Although the symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome are often difficult to pinpoint, they can have a serious affect on your life, both in personal productivity and quality of life. It is usually helpful to seek medical help if you have persistent or severe... Full Answer
- Q What are the signs of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)?
Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum, Integrative MedicineThere are literally dozens of common symptoms in CFS, but the key ones common to most everybody would be chronic exhaustion, severe insomnia, and brain fog. Other common symptoms include widespread pain, spastic colon, migraine headaches, crashing with... Full Answer