Carol Monaghan raised awareness of the similarity in symptoms and management of Long-Covid and ME/CFS in the recent debate in parliament.
Please invite your MP to the next APPG on ME meeting. We’re discussing diagnosis, management and the new NICE clinical guideline on ME/CFS.
Dr Charles Shepherd comments on the decision in England and Scotland to produce a new guideline on Post/Long-Covid Management.
Carol Monaghan has tabled an Early Day Motion that we would like you to encourage your own MPs to support. A template email is included for you to use.
“By adopting this resolution, Parliament gives voice to patients’ concerns and supports their legitimate requests for greater awareness and funding for research.”
We provide support, reliable information, a voice when needed, and funding for medical research.
The Countess of Mar has decided to retire from the House of Lords, but will continue to work with Forward-ME.
Last chance to invite your MP to attend the next APPG meeting on Tuesday, 3rd March.
We review what happened at the first meeting and list the MPs that attended. Biomedical research is on the agenda for the next APPG meeting in March.
The impact of these last three decades of attempts to bury the serious disease M.E. under a sea of unrelated and vague “fatigue conditions” has been catastrophic for patients.