sugar and flares

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myjoy
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   Posted 2/16/2010 2:33 PM (GMT -7)   
I should know better,  but today I ate a bunch of fudge and now I'm in so much pain that I can't stand it. My ribs hurt the most - and my neck and arms. Anybody else done something this dumb?
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Marlee2
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   Posted 2/16/2010 4:15 PM (GMT -7)   
Myjoy, sugar doesn't seem to affect my fibro. Hubby got me a big box of chocolates for Valentine's Day, yuck, I over indulged while waiting for him to get home from work. It may not affect my fibro but it doesn't do my stomach any good. I finished the box so don't have to worry about them now. smilewinkgrin Fudge would sound good any other time but can't say it does now.
 
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Libby08
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   Posted 2/16/2010 4:40 PM (GMT -7)   
My biggest weakness is sweets.  I fight staying away from them completely or at least cutting back all the time.  I over indulge quite a bit and I have to say I can tell a difference with the fibro flares and also with the GERD.  When it's PMS time is the worst for me.  I have been doing fairly well for me the past few months though and I can tell a difference.  I can for sure relate to what you're saying.

shannahsmom
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   Posted 2/18/2010 6:37 AM (GMT -7)   
I don't know if it was the caffeine or the sugar but I had a pop and a chocolate bar last night watching the olympics and boy did I ever pay for it! Felt like I didn't sleep a wink I was in so much pain, an all over can't get comfortable, can't ignore it pain :(
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