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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.

01 December, 2020

'It's Destroying Me': Casey Stoner's Grim Revelation Amid Illness Battle

A profile of Australian professional motorcycle rider and ME/CFS sufferer Casey Stoner.

20 June, 2020

'Lockdown Has A Lot To Answer For': The Mature Students Going Back To University

Far from being a deterrent, coronavirus is inspiring those who thought they’d left education behind to start studying again.

01 September, 2020

'Long COVID Is Real And Patients Suffer Debilitating Symptoms For Months, Experts Say

"Long COVID' is genuine and leaves patients suffering debilitating symptoms for many months after their recovery from coronavirus, experts have confirmed.

22 December, 2020

'Long Covid' Guidance Urges Referral To UK Clinics After Four Weeks

NICE issues first guidelines but ME campaigners say they lack symptom management advice.

23 March, 2021

'Long Covid' Sufferers Could Endure Years Of Disabling Effects

Covid-19 sufferers and those who have recovered may not be out of the woods and could still suffer from long-term Covid effects which could impact the rest of their lives.

15 July, 2022

'Mass Disabling Event': Long COVID Is Hitting Australian Workplaces

It's described as the 'silent pandemic' bubbling under our existing one. An estimated one in five people will develop long COVID after their initial COVID infection. That’s millions of people, and millions of workers. Women are also disproportionately impacted by this condition. So what are the implications for people’s ability to live and work if they suddenly become debilitated?

12 November, 2020

'ME Has Impacted My Entire Life, But Not On My Ability To Paint… That In Itself Is An Absolute, Glorious Joy'

A profile of Scottish artist and ME/CFS sufferer Stephen Redpath.

28 May, 2021

'My Gender Transition Helped Me Overcome A Life-Long Pain Condition That Left Me Isolated From My Peers'

Leith Ramage suffered daily with fibromyalgia, but since taking hormones to aid his physical gender transition he said that pain has reduced substantially.

03 December, 2021

'My Joints Feel Like They Might Explode': Chanelle Hayes Reveals She's Suffering With Fibromyalgia Symptoms And Asks Followers For Tips To Ease Pain

Chanelle Hayes took to Instagram to reveal that she has been suffering with Fibromyalgia symptoms.

07 March, 2022

'My Sister Went From Active And Working To Sleeping For Hours After The Most Minor Tasks'

There is no current cure for her condition which affects just 0.4% of people in the UK.

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