"Fibro fog" is the name commonly given to the cognitive problems that
can go along with fibromyalgia syndrome and 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
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.
Afshar B (2002). Clearing the fog section of Relieving symptoms. In Good Living with Fibromyalgia, pp.18–19. Atlanta: Arthritis Foundation.
October 20, 2011
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
& Karin M. Lindholm, DO - Neurology
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