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Fibromyalgia (1,887 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

cause% of members (num votes)
Stress
92% (633)
Weather changes
72% (580)
Cold weather
70% (595)
Physical activity
66% (603)
Insomnia
68% (548)
Injury/trauma
58% (639)
Anxiety
59% (531)
Emotional trauma
59% (530)
Born with it / Genetics
53% (563)
Lack of exercise
54% (541)
Depression
53% (525)
Poor diet
42% (551)
Overwork (more than 40 hours a week)
42% (445)
Vitamin D deficiency
38% (524)
Chronic pain
72% (145)
Long term/major sleep deficit
56% (208)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
37% (364)
Menstrual cycle (worse at different parts of cycle)
34% (387)
Grief
34% (368)
Post viral illness
34% (356)
Auto Immune Hypothyroidism
26% (519)
Joint hypermobility
26% (513)
Hereditary
39% (218)
Hypothyroidism
26% (401)
Fear, self-hatred
25% (422)
Repetitive Stress Injury
23% (451)
Minor surgery
21% (454)
Chronic migraines
41% (136)
Auto-immune type genetic family gene pool
41% (138)
Poor thyroid metabolism
27% (265)
Chronic Myofascial Pain
36% (137)
History of abuse
25% (205)
Excessive antibiotics
15% (554)
Pregnancy
14% (495)
Toxin overload/heavy metal toxicity
20% (216)
Alcohol
13% (351)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
11% (458)
Chemical bug poisons
11% (423)
Lyme Disease
9% (548)
Chronic dental infection
10% (374)
Vaccine reaction
10% (345)
gluten sensitivity
29% (72)
Sleep apnea
29% (69)
certain food allergies
33% (57)
Rape
13% (200)
Glandular fever
9% (443)
adrenal fatigue
26% (68)
Alcohol abuse
7% (501)
Back surgery
8% (438)
chemical exposure
23% (64)
Autism in family
8% (290)
Dental mercury poisoning
13% (98)
Epstien Barr
21% (52)
Cancer
6% (315)
Herpes virus
26% (39)
GMO food supply
12% (57)
Psoriatic Arthritis
4% (337)
Onset of menapause
33% (18)
Chemotherapy
3% (311)
Blood transfusion
3% (311)
Working with formaldehyde dip dye
2% (422)
Dermatitis Herpetiformis
2% (375)
Hyperthyroidism
4% (126)
Lupus
4% (98)
Mould
20% (15)
Lupron
2% (390)
hypoadrenalism
4% (71)
radiation poisoning
3% (111)
Methotrexate
1% (300)
Ross River Fever
1% (522)
Maternal Drug Use in Pregnancy
10% (20)
Labrinthitus
9% (23)
Dystonia
4% (55)
CVS
1% (309)
Enbrel
1% (302)

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