A New Decade of ME Research: The 11th Invest in ME International ME Conference 2016
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The Male Pattern Baldness Disease? Chronic Fatigue Syndrome’s Chronic Lack of Research Funding

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS Discussion' started by Dolphin, May 4, 2016.

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    I thought this an excellent piece. :thumbsup:
     
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    i agree, it's brilliant! well worth a read :)
     
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    "male-pattern baldness gets more research funds than ME/CFS in the US"
    I have seen/heard Dr. Klimas refer to this in several places but have never seen the source for funding for male-pattern baldness (which has been linked to several diseases).
    If someone knows the source, please share here. @Dolphin, @alex3619 (other)
     
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    Last I heard they were cutting the ME budget to 0 at the CDC. No question ME is underfunded.

    Klimas has been clever about it and gets her funding for GWS through the DoD (they have a lot more money - and GWS is taken at least slightly more seriously than ME).
     

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