Clinical characteristics of a novel subgroup of chronic fatigue syndrome patients with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. Institute for Ageing & Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle, UK. Read here.
As medical adviser to the ME Association and an ME sufferer, Dr Charles Shepherd has spent the past two decades vigorously fighting the dismissive attitude still common among the medical profession. Read more here.
Note: The APA has approved the final version of the upcoming DSM 5. Although this is not about any one disease, the revisions may have a substantial impact on millions. The DSM's impact on mental health practice and research by Allen Frances, M.D. Read here.
WASHINGTON — Patients with fibromyalgia reported more symptoms and features of a learning disability compared with patients with other rheumatoid diseases in research presented at the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting.
ME Research UK has joined forces with Action for MEthe ME Association and a private donor to fund the UK’s first biobank of human blood samples for research into the causes of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS). Read more here.