Monday 24 January 2011
A summary of recent M.E. related stories in the news. Headlines appearing in the media as dated.
Author’s enduring spirit
Laura Hillenbrand, author of Seabiscuit, has written a second book, Unbroken: an extraordinary true story of courage and survival. In it Laura, who has CFS, tells the story of WWII pilot and Olympic runner Louis Zamperini.
Financial Times (Life and Arts), p 12
Lethargic and unwell
Dom Joly feels Iethargic and unwell and wonders if he has seasonal affective disorder or M.E.
The Independent on Sunday, p 47
In a letter to the editor, Dr John Greensmith thanks the newspaper for being the only one to publish his appeal for closed information about M.E. to be released from the National Archives.
Shropshire Star, p 10
Alan Pickersgill, who had M.E., is on trial for the rape and murder of Julie Bywater.
Bournemouth Daily Echo, p 2
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