I am not sure that I have earned the right to be here, but I have been battling with ongoing health issues since February, and still don't have a definitive opinion regarding what is wrong.
Its been almost impossible to get to see a doctor, and now that I eventually have time is dragging slowly.
I did my own research and came to the view I must be suffering from either RA or Fibromyalgia. In the meantime I am still waiting ( for 5 weeks now ) for blood tests to confirm.
I have been feeling really awful, and cant help worrying it might be something else.
stiff fingers in the morning that ease a little during the day, not able to grip, pain in my fingers joints, pain in my elbows and knees when I bend them, the muscles hurt when I lift, pain in shoulders and across my chest when I stretch, weakness in my legs that feel wobbly - like jelly legs bellow my knees, pain in my toes, dry sore eyes, blisters on the back of my hands, more headaches than I have ever had in the past, muscle cramps, very disturbed sleep, waking up in hot sweats at 3 am, and worst of all the feeling of being absolutely and totally exhausted almost all of the time, so much so I cant even complete a conversation.
I don't know if anyone here recognises mush of this, but I do hope that I can get something done soon as this is no way to live
Anyway thanks for reading this :)
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