Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Going to the doctor can be intimidating. You might feel rushed and forget to ask questions that are important. It's always a good idea to know what to ask beforehand and to take notes when with the doctor. Some of the questions below may be worth asking. Print out this page and take it with you to your next appointment.
1. Are there any medications that could be of help?
If you have fibromyalgia with painful tender points, deep muscle
pain, and fatigue, exercise is probably the last thing on your
mind. Yet did you know that exercise may be just what the doctor ordered?
Whether it's daily walks, stretching, swimming, yoga, tai
chi, or Pilates, low-impact exercise
programs can keep you fit in spite of your fibromyalgia and may help reduce
pain as well.