That Fibro MOM: Following Up with the Sleep Doctor
Updated: Mar 5
One of my greatest fibromyalgia / chronic fatigue "aha" moments arrived six years after my official diagnosis. I had thought up until that point, "Since I 'never slept anyways,' having a sleep study done would prove pointless. I would just be wasting my time hooked up to tons of wires, awake in a strange bed, that would otherwise render my stay unworthy."| What I didn't realize then, and I am thankful that I understand now, (almost a decade later!) was that the screeching morning migraines that pierced through my temples and sinuses, since my early teenage years, were actually being caused by: obstructive sleep apnea and lack of oxygen to my brain.