Dr Shepherd provides another update and comprehensive guidance for people with ME/CFS.
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Dr Shepherd provides an update and comprehensive guidance for people with ME/CFS.
We summarise all the key clinical, research and political evidence supporting a neurological classification for M.E.
What is your relationship like with your GP? Dr Shepherd will use the feedback we receive when talking with NICE and will also help answer questions on MEA Facebook this week.
The number of people in Nottinghamshire suffering from fibromyalgia has soared in recent years, according to new NHS figures.
It took me eight years to convince docs something was wrong – after ME left me ‘unrecognisable’ | 06 January 2020
A MODEL has revealed how her life was left “unrecognisable” after being blighted by a cruel energy-sapping disease that took eight years to diagnose.
“I’m for the badge because it alerts everyone to the fact you have an issue whether it be M.E. or possibly another illness that is also invisible.”
MEA Website Survey: What issues do you want your MP to lobby about after the general election?| 05 November 2019
What are the issues of most concern to you? Please complete the website survey and share your comments.
Ewan Dale explains how the MEA has responded to this latest consultation from NICE and we review the controversial clinical guideline.
The RCGP conference is underway and we’re there with Forward ME. Medical student Emilia Allwright has presented her research based on your responses to a recent survey.
Telegraph: Most people complaining of Lyme disease are actually suffering from chronic fatigue, say experts | 12 October 2019
Following a SMC briefing, many news-media outlets report on the claim that chronic lyme disease is likely to be CFS.
Flu season is upon us once again and Dr Shepherd takes another look at the issues surrounding vaccination for people with M.E.
M.E. charity representatives meet with Scotland’s NHS to discuss future provision | 05 September 2019
Ewan Dale reports on a recent meeting to discuss the future of healthcare in Scotland.
The Sun: TRAPPED I’ve spent six years in a dark bedroom after virus triggered ME at 16 – but docs say it’s ‘all in my head’ | 09 August 2019
Laura, now 25, has chosen to lay bare the brutal reality of life with M.E. – which affects 250,000 people in the UK.
Zoe was put under surveillance – monitors, lights on constantly, nurses watching her eat and humiliatingly insisting on escorting her to the loo…
This month we’re asking about your level of illness severity and for a discussion around definitions.
This latest article continues to shine an uncritical spotlight on an issue that we really don’t think stands up to scrutiny…
We’ve been talking about mental health on social media. Russell explains how he’s faced up to these challenges over the years.