Meet with local people who suffer from Fibromyalgia to discuss, share, laugh, and conquer the misconceptions regarding this disabling condition.

Support, understanding, and validation in a comfortable environment is important!

This meetup will always be an open group where people are invited but not obligated to discuss and share their experiences with various coping mechanisms, solutions for relief of pain, fatigue, fog, etc.

There are several remedies with published studies but empirical, first-hand experience would be of great value to this group. So anyone who has found a remedy or finds one in the future, please stick around and report back.

*Any information or discussion here is not a replacement for medical treatment, psychological or psychiatric services or counseling. This SUPPORT GROUP does not treat, prescribe for or diagnose any condition. There are many different causes and manifestations of Fibromyalgia; your results/experience may vary from that of others

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    Sharon A. Sharon A. commented on Possible meetup times
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    "I just got an email from my health club telling me that I could bring in a guest for free this weekend....­"

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    "Sharon, my reply wouldn'­t post. Anyway, darn! I am open to a meeting wherever. I don't have restriction­s on transportat­ion. Buzz Cafe here in Oak Park has an area to accommodate­ a larger group...."

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    "Sharon, I would go on either date. February 23 and March 2 are both Mondays, so could you confirm you mean the 22nd or the 1st?"

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