Latest research analysis is hoped will lead to a definitive definition and will ultimately provide a validated clinical assessment tool.
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Introducing our new Go BLUE for ME T-Shirts. Help raise awareness and raise funds during ME Awareness Week.
Dr Francis Ryan, writing for The Guardian, on how recent media reporting has contributed to the vilification of disabled people.
Gabapentin and Pregabalin considered controlled substances and prescriptions will be restricted.
Diagnosing ME without testing for haemochromatos is like saying ‘go away and rot’, Lisa King says | 18 March 2019
Referral to a haematologist finally confirmed his chronic fatigue was a symptom of haemochromatosis.
ME/CFS researcher Dr Cara Tomas explains the results from a new study on energy production and mitochondria | 14 March 2019
Abnormalities in energy production would seem to occur ‘upstream’ of the mitochondria.
“It’s going to be an amazing day of music, but a hugely emotional one too – given Andy’s strong connection to our charity.”
We’ve updated our central Research Index and feature 18 research abstracts from February 2019.
This month we are asking for your feedback to help Dr Shepherd prepare a new leaflet.
Our focus this year will be the Real M.E. but we’ll also be helping you Go BLUE and raise awareness.
“I began the month worried about what I would post but it evolved nicely and the support came rolling in.”
The 2019 Edition of the ME Association Clinical and Research Guide for ME/CFS/PVFS | 27 February 2019
The most comprehensive, evidence-based summary currently available in the UK.
Tribute paid to M.E. advocate and Royal Free veteran Pauline Ovenden who died recently | 27 February 2019
Pauline Ovenden was a patient advocate and veteran of the Royal Free outbreak. She will be sadly missed.
“ME/CFS is a biological illness, not a psychological disorder.” Dr Elizabeth Unger, CDC, America.
Are surgeons missing the major differential diagnosis that is more common than MS and HIV combined? | 22 February 2019
“ME/CFS is a serious neurological condition which can be fatal.” Dr Nina Muirhead.
Dr Shepherd helps to answer a concern about being vaccinated whilst pregnant and about vaccines in general.
The ME Marketplace is proud to host more of Hatty Rickards’s work. She’s hoping to sell her latest creations in aid of the ME Association.
Former police officer Jonathan Davis now asks for your support for The ME Association
We’ve updated our central Research Index and feature 14 research studies from January 2019.
Evidence could support the involvement of oxidative stress, inflammation and hypoxia in ME/CFS.