Blog entries by Tom Kindlon

UK medical research charities spend a broadly similar amount to the taxpayer-funded National Institute for Health Research & Medical Research Council
There is a popular tweet going around by somebody with ME in the UK complaining that biomedical research shouldn't have to be funded/crowd-funded...
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Should donating to ME/CFS research be left to millionaire sufferers and ex-sufferers? I'm not convinced
I think it is important that there is private money raised for research to speed up research progress. For example, researchers will have a better...
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It'd be great if ME/CFS research funds could be set up in more countries, either as part of existing groups, stand-alone or affiliates of other...
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(This is an updated version of something I wrote in July 2017) I am fortunate to have managed to get my BMI down to a healthy 21.7 by losing 70...
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I am fortunate to have managed to get my BMI under 25 (24.7) by losing 48lb / 22kg / 3st 6lb while ill with severe ME/CFS. (I hope to lose more...
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This week is my 28th anniversary of becoming sick (aka "sickaversary") with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome at age 16. I've...
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Some reasons why I donate to research into my illness (ME/CFS) (Following on from a discussion elsewhere, I was prompted to write this) I see...
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I have been reflecting on reasons why I'm passionate to get rid of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) following a Twitter exchange yesterday. I had a...
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(I originally posted this on Co-Cure back in 2007 but thought I'd post it somewhere else now. The same points still apply I thought people might...
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