It's heartwarming to see lawmakers in Australia giving ME/CFS patients serious consideration and support by forming a parliamentary friendship. This group will provide a forum for members of the House of Representatives and senators to meet and interact with representative groups and scientists studying ME and CFS. Congrats Australia!
Making the tough decisions when your chronic illness isn't compatible with your job and the heartbreak that ensues after another failed attempt at working.
On finishing my second month of work, I wanted to take stock of this little venture and offer an honest take of how I’m faring so far. In some ways, I’m pleasantly surprised. In others, I’m worried I’ve taken on more than I can chew. I’ve made mistakes. I’ve seen strides. It’s taking time to … Continue reading 60 Day Check-in
Editor's Note: This post was last rechecked and updated on 4/13/19. Thank you. Jared Younger, one if the freshest minds on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome research seems to have already uncovered three distinct subsets of the illness. The first points to a distinctly viral kind which produces C reactive protein that corresponds directly … Continue reading Younger Releases Preliminary ME/CFS Subset Study Results
When evaluated by a physician for Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS), they may or may not tell you that exercise has been found to be the most effective and restorative therapy available for those with autonomic dysfunction. Studies have found that people who opt for exercise over beta blockers, however, not only benefited by a decrease … Continue reading Exercise: The Best Remedy for POTS