It is very difficult to diagnose chronic fatigue syndrome. Even experts do not have a clear definition of what chronic fatigue actually is, or what mechanisms in the brain or nervous system are responsible for it. The best diagnostic approach is to determine whether the patient matches the criteria for CFS and rule out other possible causes of symptoms.
In May 2006, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a revised definition...Read more
Sound the trumpets! The long-awaited day is finally here – chronic fatigue syndrome is being taken seriously by the medical... Read more »
On Saturday, February 16th, Amazon.com will be giving away free copies of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: A Treatment Guide, 2nd Edition by Erica... Read more »
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A systematic review entitled “Alternative medical interventions used in the treatment and management of myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic... Read more »
It can be difficult to find a doctor who knows how to diagnose and treat chronic fatigue syndrome, also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis.... Read more »
Encounters with the Invisible: Unseen Illness, Controversy, and Chronic Fatigue SyndromeAuthor: Dorothy WallAfterword: Nancy Klimas, MDThere’s... Read more »