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.
11 April, 2022
'No End Is In Sight.' Living With Covid Means A Life Of Lockdown For England's Most Vulnerable
Deepti Gurdasani is one of 3.7 million people in England living with underlying diseases or pre-existing chronic health conditions who were told by authorities to "shield" at home and minimize all face-to-face contact on March 23 2020, as the UK went into its first lockdown at the start of the pandemic.
19 December, 2020
'People Are Abused Every Day Because Their Fight Isn't Visible': This Inspiring Campaign Is Raising Awareness Of Invisible Illnesses
An article from the UK's Glamour magazine.
28 February, 2022
'Rogue antibodies' may cause blood clots in COVID-19, study finds
"Rogue antibodies" linked to severe COVID-19 may be behind the blood clots some people develop after getting infected with the virus, a study published by the journal Arthritis and Rheumatology found.
09 April, 2022
'Shadow Of My Former Self': Tracey Spicer On Suffering From Long COVID
Australian media personality Tracey Spicer said she feels like "a shadow of her former self" because of long COVID. The broadcaster and author was diagnosed with COVID-19 in January after catching the virus on a holiday to the Gold Coast.
26 July, 2022
'She Desperately Wants To Live' - Campaign To Save Former Southwold Pupil
A seriously ill former Southwold pupil is raising funds for life-saving surgery – after being bedbound for more than 15 years.
19 February, 2022
'There Isn't A Cure Or A Quick Fix': Jonathan Ross Reveals His Daughter Betty, 30, Is 'Unwell And Bedridden' With Fibromyalgia After Cancelling His Halloween Bash To Care For Her
UK entertainer Jonathan Ross has revealed that his daughter Betty is still 'very unwell and bedridden' after being diagnosed with Fibromyalgia.
13 July, 2020
'This Is Real': COVID-19 Long-Hauler's Months Of Agony
A profile of long-term COVID-19 sufferer Scott Krakower.
29 July, 2022
'This Just Is Not Me' — Long COVID Upends Daily Life For Nebraska City Woman
A profile of US long-COVID sufferer Charity Reeves.
23 August, 2021
'We Are In The Dark': Despair For ME Patients As Doctors Can't Agree On Treatment
People with ME, otherwise known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, are still waiting for doctors to agree on the best way to treat the condition.
09 September, 2021
'We Hope That We Can Stop Another Child From Doing What Daisy Did'
*WARNING: This article contains content about suicide that may be triggering for some readers.
A profile of ME/CFS sufferer Daisy Long, who recently took her own life.