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I often feel tired and lethargic since 15 yrs ago, after a strong flu. I am now 150 kg. I constantly suffer from joint and muscle pain. Pls advice.

Get a check up. Fatigue is a very non-specific symptom. See you pcp for a general check up and screening labs. You could have anything from hypothyroidism to fibromyalgia/depression. Start losing weight by a lower calorie diet and try to walk for thirty minutes daily. Read more...

14yrold extreme muscle pain everywhere esp in his legs. Worse everyday. Nonstop cough.1wk since flu symptoms. Athletic. Feels like he ran a marathon.

Likely viral cause. If the muscle pain correlates with the timing of his flu symptoms, the virus is likely causing the muscle pain. I would recommend he see his doctor for further evaluation to be sure, especially if he is having other cold symptoms. There are some tests that can be done to assess for flu and inflammation of the muscles. If viral, time is what will allow his symptoms to improve. Read more...

I am experiencing upper back muscle pain with extreme fatigue. I feel like I have been getting the flu for a week but never get sick?

Blood Infection? Your symptoms could still be the flu. Time will tell. If you don't improve after another week, see your doctor and get a CBC and two blood cultures. Low back pain is a common symptom of a blood infection. . Read more...