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  1. ME-CFS: Redefining Rest and Learning to be a Psychopath

    by Nancy Blake

    At this moment, I am struggling with at least three themes: Getting ‘rest’ recognized as ‘treatment’, getting the influence of certain psychiatrists recognized as part of our societ...

  2. ME, CFS, Now SEID

    by Nancy Blake

    I was dreading the outcome of the US Institute of Medicine (IOM) report on ME/CFS. All of us who have this illness (or one of these illnesses) know from bitter experience that phy...

  3. ME/CFS Advice for 2019

    by Nancy Blake

    I apologise in advance to both those who already know and practise much of this, and to those who will find it much too complicated and long-winded. ME/CFS is a big and complicated...

  4. ME/CFS, NLP and the Lightning Process™ in the Looking Glass

    by Nancy Blake

    The purpose of this article is to provide an explanation of the theoretical model and practical processes underlying both appropriate and inappropriate use of NLP in the treatment o...

  5. ME/CFS: Ethical and Unethical Uses of NLP

    by Nancy Blake

    This article will not be welcomed by those who practice and believe in the use of NLP as an effective treatment for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome - ME/CFS.

  6. ME/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – Under or Misdiagnosed?

    by Dr Rajendra Sharma

    ME is not a very useful term. It has evolved from a diagnosis used in the 1950s, Benign Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, stemming from the Ancient Greek meaning painful and ‘inflammation ...

  7. Meditation for ME / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Related Conditions

    by Linda Hall

    The author explains that stress, and the stress response, play an important role in the factors which lead up to ME, and then even more so as a response to the symptoms, as the s...

  8. Never Mind ME - What About 'Blame-the-Patient' Syndrome?

    by Nancy Blake

    A group of psychiatrists led by Professor Simon Wesseley, have been able to establish the view that ME is a psychiatric condition which can be successfully treated by Cognitive Beh...

  9. Not Superhuman After All

    by Georgie Russell

    In this article the author, a broadcast journalist, shares her personal experience with Glandular Fever, which in her case was caused by seriously overworked adrenal glands due to ...

  10. Pain

    by Nancy Blake

    We regard the development of scientific means for alleviating pain, and the development of more and more humane cultural practices as the marks of advanced civilization.

  11. Recovery from CFS / ME

    by Denise Kingsley-Acton

    The author begins with an overview of the rushed pace of life she used to lead - running her own business, involved in Green politics and studying for a Masters Degree. "It was all...

  12. Recovery from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)

    by Uzma Qureshi

    The author describes a ‘devastating’ illness, which began with recurrent ear infections, vertigo, and pain in her jaw. She began to have eye problems, then severe pains running fro...

  13. Recovery from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Fibromyalgia

    by Dr M Amir

    The following data demonstrates how patient, Hannah Gay, eliminated almost 100% of her symptoms associated with ME/CFS with only 7 months of treatment. Hannah was lucky that she dis...

  14. Recovery from ME, Fibromyalgia and Depression with the Lightning Process

    by Katherine Day

    The author describes her descent into despair as a result of all the losses incurred as her ME/Fibromyalgia relapses meant leaving work, diminishing finances, strain on her marriage...

  15. Side Effects of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and How to Use Aromatherapy Safely

    by Nicole Barton

    According to NHS UK Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) is “a long-term illness with a wide range of symptoms. The most common symptom being extreme tiredness.[1] Chronic Fatigue is al...

  16. The Importance of Blood Flow and Evening Primrose Oil in ME

    by Leslie Owen Simpson

    This article by a medical researcher in the field of haemorheology, provides a full technical explanation of how this can explain the specific pattern of ME symptoms, and how relat...

  17. The Lightning Process Treatment for ME

    by Vikki Rimmer

    This article focuses on the Phil Parker Lightning Process™ which, according to the author, has been helping about 1,000 people with ME per year. She says ME currently affects 250,0...

  18. The Role of Fatty Acids in CFS/ME

    by Professor Basant K Puri

    Several converging strands of evidence point to a deficiency of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) or ME (Myalgic encephalomyelitis). The evid...

  19. Treatment of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) with Shujinjianya Massage (SJJY Massage)

    by Zhu Gang

    The article gives a very detailed description of  the client positions, massage techniques and anatomical locations for application of each technique, based on the meridians and po...

  20. What Can We Expect from the Current Review of NICE Guideline CG53

    by Nancy Blake

    Cultural, political and economic factors create pressure to keep ME/CFS classified as a mental health disorder. Anything written about ME/CFS can attract immediate skepticism, ...

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