December 4, 2018 “It potentially could be a biomarker,” Prof. Ron Davis.

ME Association November Summary of ME/CFS Published Research | 04 December 2018

December 4, 2018 We've updated our ME/CFS research index and provided details of the 24 studies published in November.

Migrating from DLA to PIP – Perseverance and support result in win at reconsideration and at appeal for M.E. | 03 December 2018

December 3, 2018 A woman with severe M.E. who decided to pursue an appeal despite winning her mobility claim.

ME Association Website Survey: Why we’re asking about medical evidence and ME/CFS | 03 December 2018

December 3, 2018 The results of our surveys will help in our ongoing discussions with NICE on the new ME/CFS guideline.

Charlotte Stephens on why it’s important to support the Christmas Appeal and fund more M.E. research | 30 November 2018

November 30, 2018 “I know that Christmas is an expensive time for many reasons, but please, do give anything you can spare.”

UK M.E. Biobank wins award in Biobank of the year competition | 30 November 2018

November 30, 2018 This award is fantastic news and a great tribute to all members of the M.E. Biobank team.

GcMAF/First Immune ‘is very speculative and comes with serious concerns about its safety’. | 28 November 2018

November 28, 2018 News from the BBC about the prosecution taking place at Southwick crown court.

It’s Giving Tuesday! A special day to do a good deed for a good cause. | 26 November 2018

November 26, 2018 Make the most of #GivingTuesday and support the MEA Christmas Appeal or donate via the PayPal matched funding opportunity.

In Memory of Dr Anne Macintyre: ‘An extremely kind and compassionate doctor’. | 26 November 2018

November 26, 2018 Anne will be very sadly missed as both a friend and colleague. A book of condolence is now open.

MEA Summary Review: Cardiac abnormalities in ME/CFS not due to deconditioning | 26 November 2018

November 26, 2018 A large replication that used tilt table testing and rejected the interpretation of an earlier study.

Cyber Monday! You can still raise vital funds for M.E. while shopping online | 25 November 2018

November 25, 2018 Use Amazon Smile or easyfundraising or Ebay for charity when shopping online this Christmas.

Xmas Appeal: ‘Orchestras, Elephants, Jigsaw puzzles and Mountains!’ An interview with Dr Charles Shepherd | 23 November 2018

November 23, 2018 Dr Shepherd explains to Helen why he is so passionate about M.E. research.

Fundraising: Please save your Christmas stamps for M.E. | 21 November 2018

November 21, 2018 Collecting used stamps can be a good way to help raise funds to support others with M.E.

What has been your experience of Amitriptyline as an aid to M.E. symptom management? | 20 November 2018

November 20, 2018 Dr Shepherd is updating the information leaflet on Amitriptyline and we'd like to hear your views.

Fundraising: Could you run, walk, swim or cycle 1000 miles for M.E.? The Virtual Runner Challenge. | 16 November 2018

November 16, 2018 Virtual Runner is promoting a 1000-mile challenge through the course of 2019 for M.E.

Xmas Appeal: An interview with research grant recipient Dr Keith Geraghty | 13 November 2018

November 13, 2018 Support our Xmas Appeal so that next year we can invest in more researchers like Dr Keith Geraghty.

The ‘Girl in the Window’ has M.E. and is housebound. From award-winning author Penny Joelson | 12 November 2018

November 12, 2018 Penny Joelson explains how her latest novel came into being.

Latest research from the ME/CFS Biobank: Hand Grip Strength as a Clinical Biomarker | 12 November 2018

November 12, 2018 New research indicates that handgrip strength may be a good diagnostic tool for ME/CFS.

ME Association Statement re: NICE ME/CFS Guideline Review and Committee Appointments | 09 November 2018

November 9, 2018 Dr Shepherd has been appointed as a co-opted member of the NICE guideline committee.

Xmas Appeal: Do you have M.E.? A review of the pioneering work of Dr Melvin Ramsay | 09 November 2018

November 9, 2018 Neil Riley reviews the contribution Dr Ramsay made to the field of M.E.

Fundraising Feature: Started your Christmas shopping yet? Novel gift ideas. | 08 November 2018

November 8, 2018 Isobel has created some rather cute characters sure to form the centrepiece of any Xmas decorations.

ME Association October Summary of ME/CFS Published Research | 05 November 2018

November 5, 2018 We've updated our central index and provided you with details of the 18 ME/CFS research studies published in October.

ME Association Website Survey: Why we’re asking about healthcare plans and ME/CFS | 01 November 2018

November 1, 2018 We are asking this month if you have a healthcare plan in place for ME/CFS.

Fundraising Feature: Every little penny helps… Raising funds and a smile with art | 31 October 2018

October 31, 2018 Spreading joy through art. Isobel Butler has helped raise funds and a smile with her painting.

The ME Association Xmas Appeal – More Research for M.E. in 2019 | 29 October 2018

October 29, 2018 More research for M.E. in 2019. Because we believe it offers the best hope.

BBC Focus on ME/CFS Crisis in Wales and Unrest in the Senedd with MESiG | 28 October 2018

October 28, 2018 Last week saw a focus on Wales with the BBC feature broadcast and debate in the Welsh Assembly.

House of Lords Event Celebrated 10 Years of Forward ME | 24 October 2018

October 24, 2018 “On behalf of everyone with M.E, and their carers, I would like to thank the Countess of Mar for everything that she has done...

Forward ME – Stakeholder deliberations over NICE Scope for ME/CFS | 22 October 2018

October 22, 2018 These are the minutes of the meeting held prior to publication of the NICE Scope report.

Situations Vacant: We need a volunteer to help support our fundraising manager | 22 October 2018

October 22, 2018 We are looking for a volunteer to help support our fundraising manager.

Stephen Crabb MP wore a symptom suit to experience life with chronic illness | 22 October 2018

October 22, 2018 An effective way to demonstrate the hardship suffered by people with 'invisible' conditions.

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