Symptoms of CFS include persistent flu-like symptoms that do not subside after several days or weeks. Specifically, patients can experience loss of memory or concentration, soar throat, painful and enlarged lymph nodes in neck or armpits among other symptoms.
Alcohol intolerance is a feature of both fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) that we rarely see in symptoms lists. Yet most people who have FM or ME/CFS find that they can no longer drink much, if any, alcohol. While a few are able to occasionally have one or two drinks with only minimal problems, for others even a very…