Month: October 2015

US National Institutes of Health refocuses research into chronic fatigue syndrome | Science magazine | 29 October 2015

From Science magazine, 29 October 2015 (Story by Jon Cohen). In the wake of mounting criticism that researchers pay scant attention to myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), the U.S. National …

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PACE Trial follow-up report | how the media have been covering the story | 28 October 2015

The Daily Telegraph put it on their front page and gave it this headline: “Exercise and positivity ‘can overcome ME’.” www.telegraph.co.uk/news/health/11959193/Chronic-Fatigue-Syndrome-sufferers-can-overcome-symptoms-of-ME-with-positive-thinking-and-exercise.html#disqus_thread               The Daily …

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Press release, ME Association | We challenge the PACE Trial follow-up report in today’s ‘Lancet Psychiatry’ | 28 October 2015

The ME Association stands by its continuing criticism of the use of graded exercise therapy (GET) and cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) as primary interventions in ME/CFS. We also stand by …

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Post-exertional malaise in ME/CFS | Medical Research Council announces new neuroimaging research | 16 October 2015

Our medical adviser, Dr Charles Shepherd, comments on post-exertional malaise (PEM) and the new Medical Research Council (MRC)-funded neuroimaging study that was announced at the Research Collaborative Conference in Newcastle …

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