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  1. Pyrrhus

    August 8: Severe ME Understanding and Remembrance Day

    Today is Severe ME Understanding and Remembrance Day. In addition to Rachel's excellent piece on relationships, intimacy, and Very Severe ME, there are a few other notable pieces that have been shared this year: Underexposed, within four walls: A photography exhibition about Severe ME...
  2. Phoenix Rising Articles

    Article Very Severe ME: Are Intimate Relationships Possible?

    Very Severe ME: Are Intimate Relationships Possible? On August 8th our ME community honours Severe ME Understanding and Remembrance Day, this year and every year. Rachel M. shares her thoughts on what it's like living with Very Severe ME … By Rachel M. Hello. I’m Rachel from Queensland...
  3. Pyrrhus

    Healthcare Journal dedicates an entire issue to Severe ME

    The Journal Healthcare has dedicated an entire issue to the topic of severe ME: https://www.mdpi.com/journal/healthcare/special_issues/me_cfs_issue
  4. Pyrrhus

    Life-Threatening Malnutrition in Very Severe ME/CFS (Baxter, Speight, and Weir, 2021)

    FINALLY, someone has addressed this very important issue in a publication: Life-Threatening Malnutrition in Very Severe ME/CFS (Baxter, Speight, and Weir, 2021) by Helen Baxter, Nigel Speight, and William Weir https://www.mdpi.com/2227-9032/9/4/459/htm Excerpt: (spacing added for readability)...
  5. Pyrrhus

    Dialogues for a Neglected Illness

    Dialogues for a Neglected Illness is an amazing set of videos raising awareness about different aspects of ME. The first video provides an introduction to ME: https://www.dialogues-mecfs.co.uk/films/introduction/
  6. Pyrrhus

    Reductions in Cerebral Blood Flow Can Be Provoked by Sitting in Severe Myalgic Encephalomyelitis... (Van Campen et al. 2020)

    A new publication from Van Campen, Rowe, and Visser on the effect of sitting up in severe ME: https://www.mdpi.com/2227-9032/8/4/394 Earlier this year they published a similar study on the effect of tilting the head in severe ME...
  7. Jody

    August 8th, 2019: Understanding and Remembrance Day for Severe ME

    August 8th, 2019: Understanding and Remembrance Day for Severe ME by Jody Smith We in the ME/CFS community mark August 8th, 2019, on our calendars and in our hearts. On Understanding & Remembrance Day for Severe Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, we seek to increase awareness about what our most...