A Study of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Its Relationship to Enteroviruses

 Frontiers In Medicine recently published a critical review by Maureen Hanson and Adam O’Neal of Cornell University’s Department of Biology and Genetics. The authors searched for the cause of myalgic…

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Here’s Why Long COVID is Shedding Light on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in Women
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Here’s Why Long COVID is Shedding Light on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in Women

  According to a recent article at MSN.com, chronic fatigue syndrome is finally receiving the attention it needs after long COVID sufferers experience similar symptoms. Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) Myalgic encephalomyelitis…

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Are Physicians Holding On to an Outdated Belief About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

According to a recent article in The Faculty Lounge, the opinion of its co-authors is that the long-held belief about myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is seriously outdated. ME/CFS is…

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These Words Are Not Helpful: “Your Test Results are Negative. You Are No Doubt Imagining Most of Your Pain”
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These Words Are Not Helpful: “Your Test Results are Negative. You Are No Doubt Imagining Most of Your Pain”

  The patient sitting in front of this physician was later diagnosed with severe chronic fatigue syndrome (myalgic encephalomyelitis or ME/CFS). But for now, the patient had to endure humiliation…

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Understanding COVID-19 Long-Haulers Can Help Us Better Understand Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
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Understanding COVID-19 Long-Haulers Can Help Us Better Understand Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

As we've learned more about individuals facing long-term symptoms from COVID-19, we have heard more and more about how it mimics other chronic conditions. For instance, those suffering from chronic…

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Research On COVID-19 Could Help Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Patients
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Research On COVID-19 Could Help Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Patients

We know that COVID-19 leaves some with long-lasting symptoms. In fact, we are beginning to discover the connection between the respiratory virus and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). Now, CFS patients…

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Study Describes PEM Warning Signs in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis
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Study Describes PEM Warning Signs in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis

According to a post on WAMES (Working for ME in Wales), a recent study used a retrospective analysis to identify potential warning signs for a characteristic symptom of myalgic encephalomyelitis…

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COVID-19 Long Haulers are Now Being Diagnosed With Conditions like POTS and CFS

It's no secret that COVID-19 can cause lingering symptoms, some of which persist for months. In fact, there is a name for those who deal with the lasting symptoms of…

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Study Shows COVID-19 Long-Haulers Mimic Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Over Time
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Study Shows COVID-19 Long-Haulers Mimic Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Over Time

COVID-19 long-haulers, now called Post-Acute Sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 Infection, or PASC, have often been compared to myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). However, there wasn't a study directly comparing these two…

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Long COVID/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Continues to Receive Criticism from Psychiatrists
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Long COVID/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Continues to Receive Criticism from Psychiatrists

According to a story from insidesources.com, many in the chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis community has been very grateful for the news that the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has committed…

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“Long COVID” Has Brought New Attention to Myalgic Encephalomyelitis
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“Long COVID” Has Brought New Attention to Myalgic Encephalomyelitis

According to a story from PR Newswire, Solve M.E. is gathering virtually on Capitol Hill for its 5th Annual Advocacy Week, starting April 19th. A record number of people are…

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New Study Pioneers Method to Measure Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Severity
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New Study Pioneers Method to Measure Myalgic Encephalomyelitis Severity

A recent study published in the Journal of Translational Medicine describes an accurate and objective approach that aims to evaluate the severity of myalgic encephalomyelitis, also known as chronic fatigue syndrome. This…

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