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The real story about chronic fatigue syndrome

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by Kyla, Oct 19, 2016.

  1. Kyla

    Kyla ᴀɴɴɪᴇ ɢꜱᴀᴍᴩᴇʟ

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    http://garnetnews.com/2016/10/19/real-story-chronic-fatigue-syndrome/

    another great article written by Maureen Hanson.
    Has a comment section if you want to thank her.


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    taniaaust1 Senior Member

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    thanks such a great article and something those advocating could could consider more - how we can get good photos of ME used more when places are going to be publishing about our research. It is a huge issue we are having which is helping to play down articles on our research.
     
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    hellytheelephant Senior Member

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    Great article -thanks for sharing.I have left a comment.

    Regarding whether the term Chronic fatigue should be used, My understanding is that all neurological conditions ( eg Parkinsons, stroke, ms etc) cause people to be excessively fatigued. 'CFS' perpetuates the idea that the main thing we suffer from is feeling sleepy (ironic as many of us have insomnia/sleep disturbance!:bang-head:

    I have often wondered if PR could build up a library of photos of us sick folk that agencies could use...
     
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