24 February 2011
A summary of recent M.E. related stories in the news. Headlines appearing in the media as dated.
NHS block referrals to save cash
A survey of 380 family doctors, by Pulse magazine, has found that 10% had curbed access to M.E./CFS services.
Daily Express, p 34
Daily Telegraph, p 4
Daily Telegraph, Scotland, p 4
The Guardian, p 8
Yorkshire Post, p 2
PA News Wire
Yahoo! UK & Ireland (web)
Spinal fluid research
US researchers have found over 700 proteins, or indicators of disease, unique to CFS patients.
CBS Evening News
WCA is a mess
Two articles by Amelia Gentleman criticizing the Work Capability Assessment.
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