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I Have Familial Mediterranean Fever

A Familial Mediterranean Fever anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Familial Mediterranean Fever. You're not alone. 13 People

    FMF Surprise

    Good Evening, my name is jean, i finally got a Dx after MANY YEARS OF HOSPITAL VISITS, SURGURYS AND SCARE OF CANCER. COLCRYS MADE ME FEELGREAT FOR A GOOD WHILE. The pain , swelling, fevers, rash and unable to walk is back! Can any one tell me is FMF get worse? The Dr...
    jean0824 jean0824 41-45, F Sep 2, 2013

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    Finally, A Diagnosis

    My soon to be 11 year old son was recently diagnosed with FMF. He has been sick for a little over a year and has seen 4 specialists, made copious ER visits, missed 14 days of school in 1 month, has had gallons of blood drawn, finally got used to not participating in sports and...
    jennsky1 jennsky1 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2012

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    I was signing up for my classes and i started thinking how the whole scenario in me being there will play out. Feeling so anxious, my heart racing, slowly getting sweaty. There are...
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    12 years ago during a fourth of July boxing event my roommate and his friend organized. Girlfriend of one of the guys who showed up to box was very verbal during his spar with me...
    CelticBoxingGuy CelticBoxingGuy 41-45, M 1 hr ago

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    Is it bad that I have naughty feelings to my mother in law she only 51 and she has a fit body for her age I start looking at her a sexy way as at the weekend we were our doing...
    Cheekymonkey74 Cheekymonkey74 36-40, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I've never been drunk. I have never done drugs. My father is very strict. Growing up, I was legitimately scared of him. I still am. He is particularly sensitive about alcohol...
    Storiesnotforthefaintofheart Storiesnotforthefaintofheart 18-21, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I am not new to ep but this time around I'm going to screen you before I accept you as a friend. I have been burned and it won't happen again.
    tippy11 tippy11 51-55, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I've posed for pictures with Iv'ry Soap, I've petted stray dogs, and shied clear of dope (I've petted stray dogs, and I never mope)* My smile is brilliant, my glance is tender But...
    thehippy thehippy 41-45, F 2 hrs ago

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    I might get a lot of hate because of this, and some people might even dis me for what I'm going to say for not so obvious reasons. But I loved Scar more than I liked Mufasa...
    ashfaaqb ashfaaqb 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    Usually because I feel like I have so little control over my own thoughts and actions. I'm a lazy, undisciplined mess. I kinda want to go to therapy to tackle some of my issues...
    mikowee mikowee 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

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    It's a miracle, I have a boyfriend. God knows what he sees in me, but I hope he never stops seeing it. ??
    Thatgirlannalise Thatgirlannalise 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    I am looking for a friend, gender/location/age doesn't matter as long as you won't hurt my feelings. I'm struggling with eating disorder and anxiety. I can be supportive and my...
    veronicarosy veronicarosy 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    "Listen to your inner voice, listen to your intuition, pay very close attention, hear every word that it is saying, ...see what has been limiting you and preventing you from...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 3 hrs ago

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    When everyone in my third grade class were buying new games and stuff like that i was helping my mom take her medicine. My mom got diagnosed with Lupus in 2007. After that...
    Leannabj25 Leannabj25 13-15, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    You know, the people who really suffer rarely tell people how much worse they have it than others. It's people who don't live with the pain who say things like "Well, your cousin...
    emperornorton47 emperornorton47 56-60, M 3 hrs ago

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    This is a long story.... Just before beginning of the school year this year this guy added me on Instagram he was native like me n he lived in the same area I was living in. So I...
    cassie200015 cassie200015 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

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    I checked this as an experience because after one lousy date last year I quit trying to go out and accepting advances I found so many movies to watch and TV shows I missed I found...
    barefootbeach barefootbeach 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    It's official I have a boyfriend. I still don't understand what he sees in me. But apparently he like it. I hope this last longer then my other relationships.
    escape1424 escape1424 16-17, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I'm blessed to live the life I live 🙏 I was born into a functional family full of love. It's not even about the money or materials we have . I'm just grateful for the love...
    Slayoncee Slayoncee 16-17, F 5 hrs ago

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    With a quick and massive weight gain, saggy boobs quickly follow, I don't mind, just wish they didn't have stretch marks.
    FatGingerDyke FatGingerDyke 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

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    We have been together for over a year and I half, I love her so much.
    FatGingerDyke FatGingerDyke 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

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    Today Again you were in my dream. We both were chatting. you seemed upset . You were telling me the difficulties you are facing in your life.You were telling me about your mum.You...
    lovemylife2210 lovemylife2210 26-30, F 5 hrs ago

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    Few months back, you would often come in my dreams. We were together at that time so I thought its normal to have you in my dreams. I never had you in my dreams since you left...
    lovemylife2210 lovemylife2210 26-30, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    As the years go by I become more and more unable to restrain the monster growing inside me. I am alone in this world and even my own reflection turns its back on me, leaving me...
    anhonestgirl anhonestgirl 26-30, F 5 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    She's extreme. The problem is that I was brought up to respect my elders. She is mine, im the younger. I've never ever thought it was my job to tell her right from wrong. Yet, it...
    Adventurousprofiler Adventurousprofiler 46-50, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    It kicked off for me last year until then I didn't have that problem. Now I take an antihistamine every day during summer just in case.
    comfi comfi 51-55, M 1 day ago

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    I am not new to the fact that I have eczema. When I was around one or two, my parents started to notice strange rashes on me. My mom, of course, did NOT brush it off. She is a...
    carleighcooper carleighcooper 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Instead of trying to get me or my siblings back after being put in foster care my mother enjoyed her new-found independence sans children. She met and married my now deceased...
    Aries323 Aries323 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    My Name is ****** ******. I'm 14 and My mother has Personality Disorder (PD) and my father has Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). Both my parents are also alcoholics along with...
    sophieharperlee sophieharperlee 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I hate hay fever i have 1 minute sneezes they are the worst and my nose is like a facet i need this to be over already.
    chrisscott515 chrisscott515 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    Glandular fever is horrific. I have had it for a year. In this year I could barely stay awake and it nearly cost me my degree. As a result of having had previous autoimmune...
    cathymcg123 cathymcg123 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    My daughter just dropped me off from buying me dinner at Smashburgers. My first experience, and I enjoyed the delicious Swiss Mushroom immensely. What I most enjoyed was the...
    jaymepopejoy jaymepopejoy 56-60, F a week ago

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    IT IS NOT RACIAL, IT IS NOT CONFEDERATE VS YANKEES, IT IS NOT THE SOUTH WILL RISE AGAIN, IT IS JUST PRIDE IN BEING SOUTHERN! Dave Newell on Facebook June 25 at 7:56pm · . HERE...
    imgreywolf imgreywolf 61-65, M a week ago

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    Endless baby fever over here. Lol idk why i have been feeling like this. I dont want one of my own right now im only 17, im just hoping a relative will have one soon. I love babies...
    beautifulego beautifulego 16-17 2 Responses Jul 18

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    I love how a fever make you feel delirious and find just about everything easy to laugh at. I think these times are the closest I've come to being high :) It's quite nice. Toasty...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    One week I was Lindy Hopping and the next I couldn't bend my knees. I thought I had Lyme Disease. My inflammatory markers—CRP & Sed--were up. I had mild pain in the soft tissue...
    RatherBeDancing RatherBeDancing 66-70, F Jul 13

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    Had a panic attack last night, was pretty intense. The main problem with it was, I was trying to sleep so I kept having a dream overload, so all my dreams were about 5 seconds long...
    JonnySlackMallon JonnySlackMallon 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    Have the flu. I hate being sick. However I prefer the old time remedies, like using the different types of herbs/plants found in abundance around the area where I live. I also...
    chocomint chocomint 51-55, F 4 Responses Jul 11

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    I don't have Fibromyalgia but my mum does. For years she's had to put up with misdiagnoses of Arthritis Spondylosis and simply chronic back pain. Then she had to go through the...
    thedimone thedimone 13-15, F Jul 11

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    I feel good all day then at night my fever hits me. It really screws my thinking up. My bladder and feet burn.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Oh gosh. I'm having baby fever. I work with Kindergarteners and they are the cutest things ever! At 24, I might still be young. I still need to finish building my career. But I...
    Tigerlilyflower Tigerlilyflower 22-25, F 6 Responses Jul 10

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