We are putting loads of media and public pressure on Health Minister Philpott with our Open Letter to her and you can easily help us by signing and sharing our petition on Facebook, twitter, etc. We are demanding an emergency response to the Canadian ME epidemic + the missing $88 million in research funding + access to medications including Ampligen: https://www.change.org/p/jane-philp...increase-me-diagnosis?source_location=minibar CTV, a national broadcaster, will air a piece on their evening news tonight. Will add the link here when available. Here is the start of the Open Letter: Epidemic? The medication Ampligen needs to be fast tracked OPEN LETTER TO HEALTH MINISTER DR JANE PHILPOTT Another myalgic encephalomyelitis epidemic? Blood borne? Researchers find “something being released in the serum” Dr Byron Hyde: myalgic encephalomyelitis is an “analog to poliomyelitis” 37.6% increase in diagnosis - over 560,000 Canadians ill 25% housebound or bedridden Where is the emergency response? Dear Health Minister Philpott, Canada has the highest myalgic encephalomyelitis rates (ME) in the world at 1.9% More than 560,000 Canadians living with ME in 2015 A 37.6% increase over the previous year The previous (recorded) Canadian ME epidemic was in 1984 Ampligen is the only medication approved for ME in other countries ... Thank you!