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    dawncostella posted:
    I am new to FM and I am trying to figure out what is due to FM and what is other things.

    Does anyone have problems with swelling in their hands and feet?

    My hands and feet seem to swell all the time.
    Caprice_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hi Dawn and welcome to WebMD,

    While you're waiting for responses here, take a look at Dr. Pellegrino's response about this on the following discussion:

    Major Swelling

    We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. ~Joseph Campbell
    dawncostella replied to Caprice_WebMD_Staff's response:
    Thanks that helped a lot. Trying to figure out what might be part of FM and what is just normal everyday things is so difficult!

    I swear new things happen every day
    Caprice_WebMD_Staff replied to dawncostella's response:
    That they do, Dawn. *chuckle*

    Be sure to discuss the swelling with your doctor. We should never assume that each and every symptom, especially new ones, are due to FM without getting it checked out.
    We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. ~Joseph Campbell

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