Tender Skin

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Answer User Questions and other Fibromyalgia topics.

Is skin affected by fibro? My forearms are always swollen (edema) and red as if burned by the sun. As a matter of fact, when I asked the doctor, he told me to stop driving with my arm out the window. Hmmm.....right arm too? Driving in England? LOL Skin is rough to the touch and I look like one o

Tender Skin

Fibromyalgia affects people differently. Skin color and tender touch of the skin is a common symptom.

Many Fibromites describe as their "skin hurting" when in a flare. Sometimes even wearing certain fabrics and clothing makes the skin more sensitive.

A suggestion is to find a doctor who really understands about Fibromyalgia.

   

Comments

Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.



Name:


URL: (optional)


Comment:


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Fibromyalgia Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
Sherril Steele-Carlin