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What Should You Do If You Think You Have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

Posted Apr 11 2009 1:01am

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WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IF YOU THINK YOU HAVE CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME? — by Catherine Morgan

I recently was asked this question, and this was my response.

CFS is very hard to diagnose, it is usually considered a “diagnosis of exclusion”. If you do have CFS or FM, you will have been suffering with many symptoms, and fatigue is just one of them. I would suggest you write down all of your symptoms, how severe they have been, and how long you have had them. You may or may not have CFS, but any good doctor will run certain test, and attempt to treat you based on your symptoms and conditions.

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fairy_sadness
picture by © fairy774

WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IF YOU THINK YOU HAVE CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME? — by Catherine Morgan

I recently was asked this question, and this was my response.

CFS is very hard to diagnose, it is usually considered a “diagnosis of exclusion”. If you do have CFS or FM, you will have been suffering with many symptoms, and fatigue is just one of them. I would suggest you write down all of your symptoms, how severe they have been, and how long you have had them. You may or may not have CFS, but any good doctor will run certain test, and attempt to treat you based on your symptoms and conditions.

Read the rest of this entry »

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