Chronic pain in legs and then my whole body, worse at night. Anemic. Do you have any thoughts on this?

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I am 38 and for years I have had chronic pain... it was my legs and they were worse at night now it’s my whole body ., I have been diagnosed anemic.., and they say this is were my pain comes from .., I am alway tired. I have had the most beautiful skin but it looks like I have a rash most of the time. I have reoccurring yeast and bladder infections..

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Whether you’re suffering from a chronic condition or recovering from an illness or injury, your pain just seems to get worse at night. Nowadays, researchers have nicknamed this condition “painsomnia.” In fact, it’s common in people with chronic pain conditions including fibromyalgia, arthritis, and other chronic health conditions. You should have a thorough examination to assess your health. At the same time, you should ensure adequate nutrition to alleviate anemia. Pay attention to perineal hygiene to avoid infection.
Chronic pain often is associated with neuropathic pain, which is caused by nerve damage. It often is described as tingling, burning, numbing, or lancinating (sharp) and may be described as a sensation of pins and needles. And the nerve damage might be caused by the anemia. You need consult a hematologist to confirm what conditions lead to it.
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