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My ME/CFS Improvements in 2014 by Sue J. Patient ExpertHealth Maven I can't believe it's almost the end of January already! Things have been very busy here, my college son is... Read on »
Invest in ME Delivers Scathing Response to P2P Report, Suggests Hidden Agenda by Erica Verrillo Invest in ME, a UK charity whose primary focus is on biomedical research into the causes, mechanisms,... Read on »
IACFS/ME Critiques P2P Draft Report, Insists on Increased Funding  by Erica Verrillo At less than $5 per person, ME/CFS is somewhere below the black line. In a brief but hard-hitting... 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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