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I need help I'm a mother of 4 and struggling with debilitating fatigue

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  • Posted By: Flygirlhb
  • March 5, 2012
  • 07:40 PM

I am a very active homeschooling mother of 4. I have been having these symptoms on and off for years but now it has just got unbearable
And I cannot find a doctor who wants to help. Here is a list of symptoms



Extreme fatigue wake up exhausted
Headaches/migraines*
Intolerance to heat and cold
Muscle weakness
Joint pain (hips, shoulder, knees)
Constipation
Sciatica
Numbness/tingling in arms and right leg occasionally*
Insomnia
Tightness in chest (feels like I cannot get enough air)
Palpations*
Sensitivity to light (eyes)
Dizziness mostly when standing up
Blurred vision occasionally *
Shortness of breath
Spot on my scalp that occasionally feels "funny" hard to explain
Itchy/dry *eyes all the time
Neck pain
Back pain
Occasional nausea at night
"Brain fog" difficulty concentrating, forgetfulness
Vision disturbances
Occasional eye pain
Congestion
Itchy skin especially after a hot shower
Exhaustion after very minimal effort/exercise
Swelling in legs and feet
Fluctuations in weight
Puffy eyes
Dark circles around eyes
Irritability, anxiety and depression
*Irregular or absent menstrual periods (may be due to uterine ablation)
Reduced stress drive
Crazy vivid *dreams (I sleep walk/talk during)





ADHD/ADD
Interstitial Cystitis
Uterine Fibroids
Endometriosis*
Hx of Kidney Stones

Aunt has fibromyalgia and Lupus
Aunt has breast cancer
Mom has hypothyroidism
My thyroid and hormone blood work came back all good

If anyone can help I would love to hear any advise thank you

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