https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_TnDue97gGk Living with fibromyalgia is no walk in the park. This is a condition that is, most of the time, misdiagnosed or even undiagnosed. Patients who suffer from it, are often unaware of what they're actually suffering from. MORE: Read our columnist Robin Dix's take on the things that blindsided her when she became ill Sometimes people who live with fibromyalgia don't know how to explain it. Because it's an invisible illness that doesn't show many external signs, it can be difficult to understand what patients are really going through. In this video shared by Fibromyalgia Treatment Group, learn seven things that patients living with fibromyalgia would like their friends and family to know. MORE: Find out how Nancy fights her fibromyalgia flares Fibromyalgia News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.