Getting ready to see a new doctor

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Getting ready to see a new doctor

Before seeing a new doctor, gather the following information - Bring a list of all of the symptoms that you have noted in yourself. Don't just rely on memory – consult your books. Make a list of everything you have tried to relieve the symptoms, and which worked. Bring a list of all medications you are on whether or not they relate to your fibro symptoms, as well as a family medical history.



2/23/2007 10:51:02 AM
marie said:

this is how i got my diagnosis it also keeps them from having to do the same tests over and over and that saves you time and money


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