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.
26 May, 2021
Cambridge Dad Living With ME Becomes So Exhausted He Can't Walk Downstairs
Mark started getting symptoms of ME when he was in his 30s, now in his 60s he wants to open up about his debilitating condition.
18 August, 2021
Cambridge ME Patients Fear 'Dirty Tricks' At NICE Will Halt Vital Review Of Treatment Guidelines
Cambridge residents with ME fear that "vested interests" are trying to derail a long-awaited review of guidelines for healthcare professionals in England.
17 September, 2021
Cambridge ME Support Group’s ‘Dismay’ At Halt In Publication Of Chronic Fatigue NHS Guidelines
Cambridge’s ME Support Group has reacted with “dismay” at the about-turn which has seen NICE – the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence – abruptly pause publication of its updated guidelines on the diagnosis and management of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
19 October, 2021
Can Breakthrough Infections Lead To Long COVID? For An Unlucky Few, Yes
The vast majority of vaccinated people who catch COVID-19 will not develop Long COVID, just as they will not go to the hospital; many won’t even have symptoms or realize they’re infected. But some will develop symptoms that don’t go away.
10 December, 2020
Can COVID-19 Morph Into Other Serious Health Issues?
A team at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health is partnering with a Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) organization to study COVID-19 and CFS.
22 July, 2020
Can Natural Language Processing Reveal Doctors' Attitudes Toward Specific Medical Conditions?
Research published in Morten Group Oxford.
02 August, 2021
Can Psychedelics Be Used To Treat Fibromyalgia?
A startup pharmaceutical company has announced plans for a clinical trial to see if microdoses of a psychedelic compound may be useful in treating Fibromyalgia.
16 June, 2020
Canadian COVID-19 Disability Benefit, Even If Approved, Would 'Miss All Kinds Of People'
An article from Canada's Global News.
11 June, 2020
Canadian Woman Left Without Running Water For More Than A Year
A profile of Canadian Fibromyalgia sufferer Lori Scully.
11 January, 2022
Chanelle Hayes Diagnosed With M.E. After 9 Stone Weight Loss Through Gastric Sleeve Op
Big Brother star Chanelle Hayes, 34, has said that her condition went undiagnosed for years due to her obesity