Yes, I know about the complexity, I wrote my theory here https://walkerstorz.com/me-cfs-etiology/. I do think the environment aspect is not given its fair hearing though, compared to other aspects of the diseaseME is caused by more than one or even two causes.
I have been diagnosed with cci. I have fairly severe cci. I have needed a collar for yearsMay I ask why you're wearing a neck brace? Do you think you have, or even been diagnosed with anything like CCI
Organophosates are particularly damaging to the body b/c they're nerve agents. Who would ever think that riding a bike through an orchard, of all places....something that one associates with Mother Nature and wholesomeness.I spent a bit of time confirming my issue. So I have a couple of references.
So during the time frame above, they used primary organophosphates and pyrethroids on peach twig borer, the main pest then.
After 1976, a new borer and new chemicals arrived.
The smudge pots usually burned oil. They could put anything oily in there that burned.
Looking back: hard to process it that they got away with this, and likely still do.