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People with fibromyalgia (feye-broh-meye-AL-juh) have two main symptoms:
If you have fibromyalgia, even a small amount of pressure on these points can be very painful. Pain, plus other symptoms, such as fatigue and trouble sleeping, can make going to work, caring for others, or keeping up with household chores very hard. Treatment, self-care, and support can help people with fibromyalgia.
Content last updated September 22, 2009.
Resources last updated September 22, 2009.