1 February 2011
A summary of recent M.E. related stories in the news. Headlines appearing in the media as dated.
MPs debate M.E.
Redcar MP Ian Swales will debate M.E. with care minister Paul Burstow in the Houses of Parliament on Wednesday 2 February.
Teesside Evening Gazette, p 9
Yoga for M.E.
Morag was a junior doctor when she became ill with M.E. Now she uses yoga specifically taught for people with M.E. to help her address her sleep problems.
Yoga & Health, p 12-14
Award for photographer
Sorcha Holloway from Plymouth has picked up several accolades at the British Institute of Professional Photographer’s Photographer of the Year awards. Sorcha, whose photography hobby became her career after giving up her job as a doctor, says having M.E. made her rethink her stressful life.
Western Morning News, p 9
First book since CFS
Author Caeia March visited Sidmouth Library for a literary lunch to talk about her latest book. Letters to Charlotte: the letters from Ellen Nussy to Charlotte Bronte is the first book she has written since taking time off to recover from CFS.
Sidmouth Herald, p 24
MPs meet support group
Local MPs Peter Aldous and Richard Bacon will meet with Beccles and District M.E./CFS Support Group on 4 March. For more information contact email@example.com
Beccles & Bungay Journal, p 12
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