July 13, 2018 The world-leading Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has upped the stakes in the fight to get better care for people with ME/CFS.

Taking a holiday this summer? We can help with pre-travel planning | 06 July 2018

July 6, 2018 The ME Association has produced several leaflets to assist with travel plans, insurance and vaccinations.

ME Association June Summary of ME/CFS Published Research | 04 July 2018

July 5, 2018 The latest M.E. research abstracts for June 2018, and a newly updated and free-to-download M.E. Research Index.

Fundraising Feature: A Fond Farewell to Foggy | 03 July 2018

July 3, 2018 Foggy's exploits are coming to an end. He's helped raised over £10,000 for M.E. research and will be pawly-missed.

Fundraising Feature: A Vintage Day for M.E. | 02 July 2018

July 2, 2018 Karen and Hannah Radenkova will be throwing a 1920s ‘Gatsby-themed’ tea party on 11th August.

MEA Summary Review: ME/CFS and the Biopsychosocial Model – By Dr Keith Geraghty | 29 June 2018

June 29, 2018 In a guest review, Dr Geraghty summarises his most recent study examining the BPS model in ME/CFS

The 2018 Edition of the ME Association Clinical and Research Guide for ME/CFS | 27 June 2018

June 27, 2018 This authoritative publication represents the most comprehensive, evidence-based summary currently available.

BBC News: MP Carol Monaghan leads campaign for new ME treatment | 25 June 2018

June 25, 2018 M.E. is incorrectly treated, lacks sufficient funding and is poorly understood by many in the medical profession.

NICE ME/CFS Clinical Guideline: Final scope consultation and lay member recruitment | 25 June 2018

June 25, 2018 The deadline for the NICE Scope Consultation and for Committee Recruitment is 26 July 2018.

Daily Mirror: Tory minister demands comedian Ricky Gervais apologises for branding M.E. sufferers ‘lazy’ | 23 June 2018

June 23, 2018 Comedian Ricky Gervais was called out for an old joke that epitomised and lent credence to the stigma surrounding M.E..

Rochdale News: MP calls for ‘much more to be done to tackle M.E.’ | 23 June 2018

June 23, 2018 “ME is such a misunderstood illness, as the sad case of Merryn Crofts from Norden demonstrates.”

MPs demand more biomedical research for cruel ‘death sentence’ disease | 22 June 2018

June 22, 2018 This MEA press release summarises some of the main points from the Parliamentary debate on M.E.

The complete Ministerial response from the Parliamentary debate on M.E. treatment and research in Westminster Hall | 22 June 2018

June 22, 2018 A full transcript of the Ministerial response to the three-hour landmark debate on M.E. in Parliament.

MEA Fundraising: Sarah’s Big Shave for M.E. | 20 June 2018

June 20, 2018 Sarah Summers is taking on an extreme challenge - a head shave - to raise awareness and funds for M.E.

Rochdale News: For years dismissed as ‘laziness’, but now cruel disease is finally getting attention it deserves | 20 June 2018

June 20, 2018 A devastating disease is to be discussed in a landmark three-hour parliamentary debate.

The ME Association to fund six student bursaries for 2018 CMRC research conference | 19 June 2018

June 19, 2018 The ME Association is especially keen to help medical students develop or extend their interest in M.E.

The House: Carol Monaghan: We must change perceptions of the debilitating illness M.E. | 19 June 2018

June 19, 2018 Carol Monaghan, MP, is leading the debate on M.E. in Westminster Hall on Thursday, 21st June, 2018.

Let’s Talk Social Care Services: For people with M.E. and those who take care of them | 15 June 2018

June 15, 2018 We explain what is meant by social care and the various benefits that are available to you.

The 2018 Invest in ME Research Conference Report – Dr Charles Shepherd | 14 June 2018

June 14, 2018 Dr Shepherd reviews some of the key presentations from the 13th IiMER Conference.

The Herald: After 25 years battling illness, actor prepares to showcase new film | 14 June 2018

June 14, 2018 The actor has adopted a holistic approach to self-care, at the centre of which lies a disciplined approach to sleep, nutrition, hydration and mental focus.

Scotland: Clinical nurse specialist makes finals of UK’s top national nursing awards | 12 June 2018

June 12, 2018 Keith Anderson, the only ME/CFS specialist nurse in Scotland, is a finalist in the 2018 RCNi Nurse Awards.

Fundraising Feature: Emma triumphs with her Ben Nevis challenge to raise funds for M.E. | 11 June 2018

June 11, 2018 “The climb itself was both the toughest challenge we had ever done together, but also the most amazing...”

Carol Monaghan and other MPs secure Westminster Hall debate on M.E. | 07 June 2018

June 7, 2018 Debate will take place on 21st June. Parliamentary briefing issued. Please invite your MP to attend!

ME Association May Summary of ME/CFS Published Research | 07 June 2018

June 7, 2018 The latest ME research abstracts for the month of May, and a newly updated research index.

ME Association Website Survey: Why are we asking about the FODMAP diet? | 06 June 2018

June 6, 2018 Dr Shepherd explains why we are asking about FODMAP in our survey and how it might help with IBS.

NICE ME/CFS Clinical Guideline: Summary Report from Scoping Workshop by Dr Charles Shepherd | 30 May 2018

May 30, 2018 This is a summary of the stakeholder’s workshop that was held on Friday 25 May 2018 to discuss the current version of the new NICE guideline scoping report.

The Times: ME sufferer who was dismissed as hysterical vindicated in death | 29 May 2018

May 29, 2018 “We had doctors saying we just don’t believe in ME. When everyone is saying that to you it’s like a nightmare you can’t get out of.”

The ME Association and Press Coverage of Merryn Crofts Inquest by Dr Charles Shepherd | 28 May 2018

May 28, 2018 Dr Shepherd reflects on the recent inquest findings and media reports into Merryn's tragic death from M.E.

ME Association Fundraising: Running for M.E. and for people we care about | 26 May 2018

May 26, 2018 This Bank Holiday weekend, three very special people are going to be fundraising hard for M.E., and for people they care deeply about.

Can you help? We need short video clips for a Sky One series ‘What’s up TV’ that will campaign for M.E. | 25 May 2018

May 25, 2018 Whats up TV are hoping to run a campaign about M.E. in their current series on Sky One.

2018 CMRC Research Conference: Register Now for ME/CFS Bristol Conference | 25 May 2018

May 25, 2018 The CMRC Research Conference is a fantastic opportunity for researchers and patients to network and to hear more about M.E. research developments.

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