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Sophie Meredith

Melbourne, Australia
Let's Talk: http://healingchronicfatigue.blogspot.com/ I have had CFS /CFIDS / ME for over two years but am getting to grips with it now that I have a diagnosis. I have always worked, somehow, though had to find imaginative and flexible options. I love the sun and the sea and making myself... Full Bio
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My Recovery from ME/CFS/CFIDS and FMS and Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Sophie Meredith I haven't written for some years here. I do look back frequently and the cellular memories are strong. I remember the sensation of dragging a body aro ... Read on »
A disinterested medical profession? by Sophie Meredith 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome By Louise Wallace ONLY a handful of doctors have signed up for free national seminars on chronic fatigue syndrome, prompting patient advocates to call for ... Read on »
Finding and eradicating the worm.. by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Impurities of Intelligence Yoga teaches us to cure what need not be endured and endure what cannot be cured By B.K.S. Iyengar from L ... Read on »
When Half is Enough - Amazing Story of an incredible determination.. by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome In life we keep complaining about what is or why we don't have. Half the time we seem dissatisfied, though full-bodied and free to choose. Fat peopl ... Read on »
Warrior Women by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome It has been a long while since I wrote here and it will probably take the next few postings to elaborate on that. Part of me has been wanting to hide the fact that I have CF ... Read on »
NEW YEAR STORY - TAKE A STEP UP by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome One day a farmer's donkey fell into an abandoned well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally, he decided the animal wa ... Read on »
What's in our food packaging? by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome By NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF Published: November 7, 2009 New York Times Your body is probably home to a chemical called bisphenol A, or BPA. It’s a synthetic estro ... Read on »
How to do an unhunched Tolasana? by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Questions & Answers in Yoga Hey guys,   I have been looking for a picture of an unhunched tolasana pose. It looks like people tend to hunch in it. I think (though I havent taken a picture) that t ... Read on »
Should we take the H1N1 Vaccine? by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Dr. Russell Blaylock: Vaccine Maybe More Dangerous Than Flu An outbreak of swine flu occurred in Mexico this spring that eventually affected 4,910 Mexican c ... Read on »
Cold weather is to me what an oven must be to a paddle pop... by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome www.healingchronicfatigue.blogspot.com/   I tend to prefer to emphasise the things that help, but after a pretty rough day, perhaps it’s as well to share thing ... Read on »
Cold weather is to me what an oven must be to a paddle pop... by Sophie Meredith 2 Comments Posted in: General Discussion in Chronic Illness www.healingchronicfatigue.blogspot.com/ I tend to prefer to emphasise the things that help, but after a pretty rough day, perhaps it’s as well to share things that ... Read on »
Cold weather is to me what an oven must be to a paddle pop... by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome I tend to prefer to emphasise the things that help, but after a pretty rough day, perhaps it’s as well to share things that make CFS worse The Weather ... Read on »
How Yoga and other things have really helped with Chronic Illness and depression.. by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Yoga http://www.healingchronicfatigue.blogspot.com/ I am typing from a functional university style-dorm in the tropical city of Cairns. Much has changed since my first ... Read on »
How Yoga and other things have helped with depression.. by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Depression http://www.healingchronicfatigue.blogspot.com/ 8.11.09 How I have been getting better with CFIDS I am typing from a functional university style-dorm in the tr ... Read on »
Thinsg that have been helping with Chronic Pain... by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Pain http://www.healingchronicfatigue.blogspot.com/ I am typing from a functional university style-dorm in the tropical city of Cairns. Much has changed since my first entry ... Read on »
Things that help with Chronic illness... by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Illness I am typing from a functional university style-dorm in the tropical city of Cairns. Much has changed since my first entry. Here are a few things I have done to manage ... Read on »
Things that help with Chronic illness... by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome How I have been getting better with CFIDS I am typing from a functional university style-dorm in the tropical city of Cairns. Much has changed since my first ent ... Read on »
CFS /CFIDS/ ME link to XMRV - Retrovirus Similar to HIV, HTLV and Leukaemia Viruses by Sophie Meredith Posted in: Blog Posts in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 20.10.09 CFS /CFIDS/ ME link to XMRV - Retrovirus Similar to HIV, HTLV and Leukaemia Viruses OVERTAKING CHRONIC FATIGUE: An electron micrograph  shows the XMR ... Read on »