Symptoms

  1. Post-Exertional Malaise, Fatigue, and Crashes

    Have you lost your physical and mental stamina? Does minimal activity result in muscular and cognitive exhaustion/fatigue? Does it take days/weeks to recover? This is the place to discuss post-exertional malaise, post-exertional neuro-immune exhaustion, abnormal fatigue and crashes.
    Discussions:
    358
    Messages:
    7,386
    RSS
  2. Pain and Inflammation

    Many with ME/CFS report a significant degree of pain or myalgia. This is the place to discuss pain, whether widespread, localized, migratory, chronic or acute. Inflammation is the localized reaction of tissue to irritation, injury, and/or infection. Pain and inflammation often go together but not always. Discuss any issues with inflammation here.
    Discussions:
    287
    Messages:
    3,782
    Latest: Pain help! At the end of my rope Firefly_, Sep 19, 2017 at 6:58 PM
    RSS
  3. Neurological/Neuro-sensory

    Do you have disturbances of taste, smell, hearing, and vision? Do you experience sensory overload, vertigo, feeling unsteady, dizziness, seizures, or disturbances of perception? This is the place to discuss neurological (related to the brain) symptoms. Discuss symptoms related to cognition (thinking, reasoning, brain fog) in the 'Cognition' forum.
    Discussions:
    247
    Messages:
    4,528
    Latest: burning sensation on skin PinkPanda, Sep 20, 2017 at 2:44 AM
    RSS
  4. Cognition

    Physical illness often translates into cognitive difficulties. Do you experience symptoms related to attention, memory, language production, learning, reasoning, problem solving and generalized brain fog? Discuss these symptoms here. Do you experience irritability, anxiety, depression that are the result of physical illness or related to having a complex and misunderstood chronic illness? If so, this is the place to discuss them.
    Discussions:
    148
    Messages:
    2,948
    Latest: Variation in Working Memory flitza, Sep 4, 2017
    RSS
  5. Sleep

    This is the place to discuss insomnia, prolonged sleep, frequent awakening, awakening early, disturbing dreams, non-refreshing sleep, sleep apnea, and restless leg syndrome.
    Discussions:
    308
    Messages:
    5,663
    Latest: Finding a good surgen for MMA Peyt, Sep 20, 2017 at 4:01 AM
    RSS
  6. Peripheral Neuropathy

    Peripheral Neuropathy refers to damaged nerves outside of the brain and spinal cord. This is the place to discuss nerve pain, numbness, loss of sensation, burning, twitching, and itching (unrelated to allergies).
    Discussions:
    58
    Messages:
    905
    RSS
  7. Immunological

    Do you have recurrent sore throats, flu-like symptoms, and tender lymph nodes; viral, bacterial and fungal infections; reactions to immunizations; and allergies? This is the place to discuss these symptoms.
    Discussions:
    302
    Messages:
    5,736
    Latest: Undiagnosed Immunosuppression undiagnosed, Sep 19, 2017 at 12:17 PM
    RSS
  8. Hypersensitivity and Intolerance

    Do you have symptoms related to hypersensitivity and/or intolerances to food, mold, chemicals, medications, and electromagnetic energy? Post about them here.
    Discussions:
    219
    Messages:
    3,501
    Latest: New Smart Meter tudiemoore, Sep 18, 2017 at 8:23 PM
    RSS
  9. Autonomic, Cardiovascular, and Respiratory

    This is the place to discuss autonomic symptoms such as Orthostatic Intolerance (OI), Neurally-Mediated Hypotension (NMH), Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS), and difficulty regulating body temperature. You can also discuss any issues related to the heart, circulation (e.g. poor blood flow, low blood volume), and respiration (e.g. air hunger, difficulty breathing).
    Discussions:
    414
    Messages:
    7,660
    Latest: Skyrocketing BP and HR after eating JaimeS, Sep 20, 2017 at 12:34 AM
    RSS
  10. Hormones

    Post about symptoms related to hormone production. This includes both endocrine (e.g. thyroid, pituitary, adrenal) and reproductive (e.g. estrogen, testosterone, progesterone) hormones.
    Discussions:
    193
    Messages:
    2,911
    Latest: Insulin/Glucose Results & Hormones Kati, Sep 19, 2017 at 1:34 PM
    RSS
  11. Gastrointestinal and Urinary

    Do you experience nausea, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, dehydration, difficulties with blood sugar, liver issues, gallbladder issues, gastritis, malabsorption, difficulty swallowing, weight loss, weight gain, leaky gut, general problems with nutrition, urinary frequency and bladder dysfunction? Post about these symptoms here.
    Discussions:
    367
    Messages:
    5,715
    Latest: Approaches to treating D-Lactic Acidosis bakhel, Sep 20, 2017 at 1:57 AM
    RSS
  12. Skeleton, Skin, Muscles, Hair, Teeth, and Nails

    Skin irritation, rashes, oily skin, dry skin, generalized skin changes, broken bones, fractures, stiff joints, changes in hair, dental problems, nail abnormalities, muscle issues other than pain, and connective tissue disorders? Post about them here.
    Discussions:
    226
    Messages:
    3,128
    Latest: Silicon Dosage - Your Experience Isaiah 58:11, Sep 17, 2017 at 5:29 PM
    RSS
  13. General Symptoms

    If your symptoms fit into multiple sub-forums or don’t seem to fit into any of the sub-forums, you can post about them here.
    Discussions:
    575
    Messages:
    8,818
    Latest: Always hungry and high triglycerides Chocolove, Sep 19, 2017 at 5:24 PM
    RSS
Sort by:
Title
Replies Views
Last Message ↓
  1. There are no threads to display.

Thread Display Options

Loading...