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Re: Questions About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome???

Re: Questions About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome???

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Posted by KerryAngel on July 18, 2000 at 16:26:33:

In Reply to: Questions About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome??? posted by christine on April 22, 2000 at 04:37:29:

: I Hopeing Someone Can Help Me And Answer My Questions.I Think I Have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.I Answered These Questions I Found On The Internet And I Answered Yes To Just About All Of Them.I Talked With My Doctor Before Finding This And I Explained All My Symptoms And He Said I Needed To Get Of My Computer And Get Out And Walk I'd Feel Better And He Also Felt I Needed Depression Medicine Because I Want To Sleep All The Time Because I'm Tired (Mind You I Don't Feel Depressed)Here's The Questions I Took And My Answers Are With Them.I'm Asking You Because You Have This And I Think If Anyone Knew Better It Would Be You Please Let Me Know If You Agree With Me That This Is It Or I'm Just Losing My Mind.

: 1.)have you been tired (fatigued)for a long time--more than 6 months--even though you are getting enough rest and are not working too hard? YES

: 2.)has your doctor been unable to find illnesses that could explain your symptoms? YES

: 3.)are you unable to do less than half of what you used to do,because you feel tired? YES

: 4.)have you had recurrent or presistent problems for 6 months or more with any of the signs and symptoms listed below?
: low grade fever-UNSURE
: mild fever or chills-CHILLS
: sore throat-NO
: tender or painful lymph nodes in neck or armpits-ARMPIT
: unexplained muscle aches or weakness-WEAKNESS
: headaches that are different from the kind you usually get,or headaches that make your whole head hurt-YES
: confusion-YES
: trouble thinking and concentrating-YES
: forgetfulness-YES
: feeling very tired for more than 24 hours after exercise that didn't bother you before-NO
: trouble sleeping-YES
: I Also Still Doze Off After 12-14 Hours Of Sleep,Difficulty Getting To Sleep And Maintaining,My Brain Feels Wide Awake,Dreaming All Night Long,Unrefreshed Feeling After Sleep,Achy And Stiff Joints,And Mentally Foggy.


Hi Christine,
Get your thyroid checked - this causes a lot of the syptoms you described!! This website is a great help, please check it out http://thyroid.miningco.co.za
Cheers
KerryAngel



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