Friday 6 August 2010
A summary of recent M.E. related stories in the news. Headlines appearing in the media as dated:
Frances Sedgewick, who has M.E., received the Top Student award on her degree course in countryside management.
West Sussex Gazette, p 4
Lyme disease can be serious and highly damaging if not treated quickly. Care must be taken not to mistake it for other conditions such as M.E.
News Letter, p 22-23
A letter from Professor George Odam praises the proposed development of a new M.E. research centre in Norfolk.
Eastern Daily Press, p 29
Causes of CFS remain badly understood, and each defining characteristic of the illness must be properly and appropriately dealt with when considering treatment.
Occupational Health, p 24-26
Barbara Turnbull, who has M.E., has been hailed as a community champion for her work in setting up the Clwyd M.E. Support Group.
Flintshire Chronicle, p 17
Cod liver oil and B vitamins are recommended as supplements for people with CFS.
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