FIBROMYALGIA PATIENT STORIES

The following Patient Stories feature the authentic lived experience of persons living with fibromyalgia.  It may contain potentially triggering content, these are challenging stories.  The reason for this is to show a authentic and honest representation.
The stories are published in English or French, as submitted by the writer.

By Suzy Groenewegen

The Facets of Fibromyalgia

In 2006, I began to feel unwell. This new journey I was about to embark on  started with gastrointestinal pain, heartburn, and nausea, among other irritable... read more

Par Marc Bellemarre

Vivre avec la fibromyalgie

Bonjour, mon nom est Marc et je vis avec la fibromyalgie depuis 2016.  Je suis retraité des forces armées canadiennes depuis mars 2018 après une longue carrière de... read more

By Janice Sumpton, BScPhm

Living with Fibromyalgia, Frustrations and Coping Skills

I want to share with you the frustrations of living with pain and how it affects me every day, its impact on... 
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