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Feeling something that isn’t there? 4 vexing medical conditions

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by Kati, Aug 23, 2016.

  1. Kati

    Kati Patient in training

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    https://www.statnews.com/2016/08/23/chronic-fatigue-medical-conditions/

    Ugh...not a recommendation. The title is vexatious. It's poorly researched and poorly referenced. One would wonder why it has been written in the first place.

    Here is an exerpt:

     
  2. sarah darwins

    sarah darwins I told you I was ill

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    :rolleyes: That really is a bizarre piece.

    I loved this:

    Hm, so what is the proportionate level of pain for someone whose limb was crushed?
     
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  3. Valentijn

    Valentijn The Diabolic Logic

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    Bizarrely, the CFS entry in the shitty article is followed by a link to a very good article :confused:
     
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  4. moosie

    moosie

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    "vague pain"? Why I oughta . . .
     
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  5. Wolfiness

    Wolfiness Activity Level 0

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    So the "The affected area also becomes red, hot, and swollen, and the skin shows changes in coloration, sweating, and hair growth patterns"… but that 'isn't there'.
     
  6. Snow Leopard

    Snow Leopard Hibernating

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    "Isn't there" :rolleyes:
     
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  7. Kati

    Kati Patient in training

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    The author is on twitter and also left her email address on the article for those wanting to tackle one issue or 2.
     
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