In the News
Keep up to date with the latest news articles from around the world.
Articles represent the views of their authors and not ME/CFS SA. Always seek advice from a registered health practitioner before changing your care plan.
08 June, 2021
Andrea Levy Sends A Public Message To María José Campanario After The Latest News About Her Fibromyalgia
According to Semana magazine, María José Campanario, 42, has been admitted to the hospital after suffering a relapse of fibromyalgia, a disease that Andrea Levy also suffers from.
07 June, 2021
Teenager Could Only Whisper For Whole Year After Mysteriously Waking Up With No Voice
Grace Burke-Whyte was hit by a wave of crippling fatigue at the age of 16, lost her voice almost completely and was unable to use her hands properly.
06 June, 2021
What We Know And Don’t Know About Long COVID
More than a year into the pandemic, long COVID still confounds scientists.
05 June, 2021
‘Brain Fog’ Lingers Among COVID-19 Long-Haulers: Study
A DePaul University study of nearly 280 long-haulers — people who experience symptoms of COVID-19 months after their initial diagnosis — found that while most of the symptoms improved over time, some lingered or even got worse.
04 June, 2021
Little-Known Illnesses Turning Up In COVID Long-Haulers
Dr Elizabeth Dawson is among what one doctor called "waves and waves" of "long-haul" covid patients who remain sick long after retesting negative for the virus. A significant percentage are suffering from syndromes that few doctors understand or treat.
03 June, 2021
Fibromyalgia Sufferers And Cannabidiol
Researchers at University of Michigan Medical School surveyed 878 fibromyalgia patients who were using cannabidiol (CBD) to gauge their reasons for doing so.
02 June, 2021
COVID-19 Long Haulers Experience Lingering Symptoms Similar To Those With Cognitive Problems, Study Shows
Most of those infected with COVID-19 get better after a few weeks from getting the virus, but there are also people known as COVID-19 long haulers.
01 June, 2021
Griffith Students Unlock Scholarships With Golden Key
Studying Medicine and completing his PhD at the same time, Stanley Du Preez has devoted his research to myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), commonly known as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).
31 May, 2021
Doctors Scramble To Understand Long Covid, But Causes And Prognosis Are Elusive
For people suffering with lingering, debilitating symptoms months after a bout with covid, pinning down a definition for long covid may seem pointless. They just want relief.
30 May, 2021
Some Long-Haul COVID Patients Report Vaccines Are Easing Their Lingering Symptoms
A Facebook group called “Survivor Corps” polled 962 COVID-19 long haulers and found 39% said they saw mild to full resolution of their lingering symptoms after they were vaccinated.