Fibromyalgia and Alcohol – Surprising New Research < as a sufferer of Fibromyalgia and chronic illness/autoimmune disorders I cannot drink. My body doesn't respond well to the affects of alcohol, it makes my symptoms worse. For those reading this, make sure you read the last paragraph.
I had no idea that this is a common symptom of fibromyalgia. Mine seems to run in cycles, I will have it for varying lengths of time, then it subsides for a while and then returns again. Very painful especially when getting out of bed or when getting up after sitting for a while.
If you are experiencing musculoskeletal pain that is widespread along with stiffness and localized tenderness, mainly in the joints, then you could be suffering from Fibromyalgia. This ailment is commonly accompanied by fatigue, pain in the neck, head and jaw. Doctors aren’t sure about the cause of such a condition as even physically healthy people can suffer from it. However, that doesn’t mean that it can’t be treated through the right methods.#fibromyalgia