Tuesday 3 August 2010
A summary of recent M.E. related stories in the news. Headlines appearing in the media as dated:
M.E. research centre
Preliminary talks have taken place between former Norwich North MP Dr Ian Gibson, charity Invest in M.E., the University of East Anglia and NHS Norfolk about the possibility of establishing a new M.E. research centre in Norfolk.
An editorial comment supports the idea of focusing specialist resources on M.E.
Eastern Daily Press, p 9 and p 16
Charity golf day
Golf captain Tony Dashwood choose two charities, Action for M.E. and Julia’s House, to benefit from his charitable captain’s day at Burley Golf Club.
New Milton Advertiser, p 16
Coeliac disease, not M.E.
According to research from the charity Coeliac UK, 60 per cent of coeliacs - people with a severe gluten intolerance - are misdiagnosed as having illnesses such as M.E., depression or gastroenteritis.
Irish News, p 7
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