General information leaflets

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Downloadable information about ME/CFS. Please note that downloads are subject to VAT at 20%.

How do our downloads work?

  1. After you have paid for an item, you will receive an email.
  2. If you cannot locate this email, please check your junk/spam folder.
  3. Open the email and in the section titled ‘Download Details’ you will find a link and code.
  4. Click the link and enter the code when prompted to download your leaflets.
  5. Please note the code is case sensitive and must be typed exactly as shown.

You can also place an order by phone to head office (01280 818964 between 9.30am and 3.00pm, Monday-Friday) and they will send it out in the post, or you can download and complete our 8-page order form.

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Case for better NHS services

MEA evidence to the 2009 All Party Parliamentary Group

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Our Ramsay Research Fund explained

How The MEA funds medical research