Friday 15 October 2010
17 year-old Edward Court has won a Colchester Youth Award for Outstanding Achievement. Edward became ill with CFS when he was 14 but continued to gain five GCSEs and write and stage a musical. He donated around £4,000 to Great Ormond Street Hospital who helped in his recovery.
Daily Gazette (Colcehster), p 20
NHS care and M.E.
Dr John Greensmith highlights the forthcoming ban on people with M.E. giving blood in the UK, and asks the NHS to now also consider abolishing graded exercise therapy for people with M.E.
Evening Gazette (Teeside), p 26-27
Western Morning News, (Devon and Cornwall) p 12
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