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P2P: The Question They Will Not Ask by Erica Verrillo The P2P (Pathways to Prevention) Panel was originally convened to examine case definitions for ME/CFS... Read on »
The Diagnosis of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: An Assertive Approach  by Erica Verrillo This paper (below) by Dr. Paul Cheney and Dr. Charles Lapp was written more than two decades ago. It... Read on »
Hydrotherapy for ME/CFS - Dr. Cheney's Protocol by Erica Verrillo The DAR state forest - Goshen, MA In the 1990s, Dr. Cheney proposed the idea of cool-water... Read on »

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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is long-term tiredness (fatigue) that does not go away with sleep, or rest, and affects everyday life. CFS is also known as ME (myalgic encephalomyelitis). Myalgia is... » Read on
The main symptom of CFS is persistent fatigue (tiredness) and exhaustion. This does not go away with sleep or rest, and limits the activities you were once capable of. Fatigue is mental as well as physical, and... » Read on
The exact cause of CFS is unknown, although there are several theories. Some people think that a viral infection, such as glandular fever, can trigger the condition. Tiredness is normal after a viral infection,... » Read on
There is no test to diagnose CFS. Many people consult their doctor thinking they have CFS, but only a small minority are diagnosed with the condition. CFS is not diagnosed in people who simply feel tired all... » Read on
There is no specific treatment for CFS. Sometimes, simply diagnosing CFS and giving advice about how to deal with it can help. CFS tends to last for months, if not years, but most people do recover, or adjust... » Read on

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