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.
15 January, 2022
Cher Health: 'I Almost Died' - Star's Battle With Killer Infection
CHER is the global phenomenon who has rightly been nicknamed the "Goddess of Pop". With countless hit records to her name, the 75-year-old singer has managed to achieve it all whilst battling a chronic health condition.
18 July, 2021
Chest Strap System Monitors Severity Of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Researchers at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona in Catalonia, Spain, have developed a system to monitor the severity of myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), also known as chronic fatigue syndrome. The system includes a commercial chest strap sensor that measures heart rate variability and a paired app that collects, collates, and presents these data, allowing patients to monitor their condition and share information with their clinician.
14 December, 2020
Chronic Disease Stakeholders Join SOLVE M.E. In Push For Federally Funded Research Into Long COVID
Twenty leading chronic disease stakeholders joined the Solve ME/CFS Initiative (Solve M.E.) in authoring a powerful letter urging US Congress to fund millions of dollars in new National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) research into the post-viral health complications for long-term COVID-19 (Long COVID) survivors.
25 January, 2022
Chronic Exhaustion, Derailed Lives And No Way Out. This Is Long COVID.
Up to half a million Canadians are suffering from debilitating symptoms of long COVID—and falling through the cracks of a depleted health-care system.
23 December, 2020
Chronic Fatigue Is No Joke, But Too Many Games Still Treat It Like One
The condition known as ME/CFS has a special place in video game representation hell.
01 May, 2021
Chronic Fatigue Patients, Long Victimized By Discredited Research, Turn To A Dubious Self-Help Program
The goulash of osteopathy, life coaching, neurolinguistic programming, and positive psychology is also attracting Long Covid sufferers.
17 June, 2020
Chronic Fatigue Research Network Targets COVID-19
Members of the EUROMENE COST Action are adapting their work on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome to coronavirus patients.
12 August, 2020
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome A Possible Long-Term Effect Of COVID-19, Experts Say
An article from CNN Health.
30 October, 2021
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advice Scraps Exercise Therapy
A UK health watchdog has scrapped a previous recommendation of graded exercise therapy for ME/CFS.
25 July, 2020
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome May Hold Keys To Understanding Post-Covid Syndrome
An article published in STAT, written by ME/CFS advocate David Tuller and Steven Lubet.