The Power and Pitfalls of Omics: George Davey Smith’s storming talk at ME/CFS conference
Read about the talk that stole the show at a recent ME/CFS conference in Simon McGrath's two-part blog.
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The Conversation Shifts: Gov't Policy Harming Patients

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by leela, Nov 22, 2013.

  1. leela

    leela Slow But Hopeful

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    http://www.americanbankingnews.com/...-fatigue-sydrome-patients-new-research-finds/

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    PRESS RELEASE: NEW YORK, NY (11/20/2013) An untold number of New Yorkers, perhaps well over 100,000, who have been diagnosed with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) could be at risk of relapsing and exacerbating their condition due to a course of a treatment suggested to them by the federal government, according to groundbreaking new research.
     
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    anciendaze Senior Member

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    Little Bluestem Senescent on the Illinois Prairie ❀❤✿Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ✿❤❀

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    So the banking business can understand it, but the medical business cannot.
     
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    anciendaze Senior Member

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    "It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it!" Upton Sinclair
     
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    It's a very educational piece and hopefully whoever reads it will learn something. Every little bit helps when it comes to educating the public.

    I'd like to encourage patients to comment favorably on this coverage so they know it's being read and appreciated. You can comment as a guest -- don't have to register. It could affect whether they "print" more on the subject, or not.
     
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