People who have fibromyalgia frequently complain of a variety of symptoms that affect other parts of the body. For instance, headaches are a common problem. Some people with fibromyalgia develop gastrointestinal problems in the form of irritable bowel syndrome. Others say they have numb or tingling extremities. Still others find that their eyes and ears become sensitive to bright lights and loud noises. Fibromyalgia seems to affect the whole body, from head to toe.
- Q What is the difference between fibromyalgia and Lyme disease?
- Q How many new cases of fibromyalgia are diagnosed each year?
- Q How many people have fibromyalgia?
- Q How do I find the right doctor to help me with my fibromyalgia?
- Q Is fibromyalgia a psychological problem?
- Q Does fibromyalgia affect people with lupus?