It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Chronic Fatigue Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-08-2008, 10:59 AM   #1
Newbie
(male)
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Sacramento
Posts: 7
Rdm3000 HB User
Does anyone get positional fatigue?

Its seems like I'm ok if I'm moving but once I sit down I get extremely tired. Does anyone have the same experiences? Its really weird I will take an adderall and i will feel decent but when I sit down i get extremely tired and then when i stand up again it goes back to being tired.

 
Old 10-04-2008, 07:47 AM   #2
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: northern california
Posts: 8
frosty1 HB User
Re: Does anyone get positional fatigue?

I have the same problem. When I first began having symptoms, I felt as if my legs and overall body were weakening. After a year and a half of declining health, the Doctors eventually diagnosed me with CFS / ME with 5 viruses active in my system including shingles of the CNS. I think it is the nerve muscle damage that causes me to be ubable to stand or sit in one place for long - my muscles can't sustain one position. Only laying down relieves me of the muscle fatigue from working against gravity. Even then I toss and turn side to side.

After all this time the Doctors finally looked at things like my Vitamin D levels and found them to be at critical low levels. Have you had your blood levels checked? Low Vitamin D causes muscle weakness! I also had low Iodine levels.

If that had been identified a year and a half ago, I wonder if I might have fought off the viral activation and shingles................... Get yourself checked for thyroid / TSH levels, Vitamin D

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Anyone tried this? littleone314 Pregnancy 2 07-09-2010 02:38 PM
Does anyone here (women) have acne related to facial hair? Problem after Accutane,ro hmj211 Hair Problems 2 05-19-2010 11:32 PM
anyone with addisons? please read my symptoms jessmari Addison's Disease 6 04-28-2010 04:41 AM
Does anyone here (women) have acne related to facial hair? Problem after Accutane,rop hmj211 Acne 1 01-13-2010 05:23 PM
MAV - anyone had any sucess with pizotifen? dogologist Inner Ear Disorders 5 02-28-2008 08:20 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



CFIDS (3), sleepykitty44 (3), paulapage1980 (3), wigs123 (3), Brodie179 (3), ladybud (3), mare50 (3), RickinOH (3), neveragain444 (2), mads12 (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1136), MSJayhawk (941), Apollo123 (856), janewhite1 (823), Titchou (771), Gabriel (743), ladybud (667), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (655), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:35 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Copyright and Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!