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"Fibro fog" is the name commonly given to the cognitive problems that can go along with fibromyalgia syndrome and myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome. These problems with concentration and memory can lead to confusion, losing your train of thought, or forgetting or mixing up words or details.
You can take steps to manage fibro fog. Try some of the following tips:
Information on fibro fog is just one part of a fibromyalgia workbook called The Good Living With Fibromyalgia Workbook from the Arthritis Foundation. You can order the book from the Arthritis Foundation or through bookstores.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerMartin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
Current as ofOctober 9, 2017
Current as of:
October 9, 2017
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
& E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Martin J. Gabica, MD - Family Medicine
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