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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Alternative Medicine and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- The actual percentage of
the population that has been diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, or CFS,
is only about 0.2 percent. But for those who have CFS, simply taking a
flight of stairs or getting dressed can be an exhausting experience that
leaves them incapacitated for days.
American Association for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome -
AACFS - Organization of research scientists, physicians, licensed medical healthcare
professionals, and other individuals and institutions interested in promoting the stimulation, coordination, and
exchange of ideas for CFS research and patient care.
American Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS) Association,
Inc. - Nonprofit organization dedicated to funding research on fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS)
and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).
CFIDS Association of America
- The CFIDS Association of America is the nation's leading charitable organization dedicated to conquering chronic
fatigue and immune dysfunction syndrome (CFIDS), also known as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).
CFS (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome) and Fibromyalgia
Information Exchange Forum - The Co-Cure site provides research and general information on
CFS and fibromyalgia, links, and lists of doctors.
- News and information on chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia. Information about research, treatment, causes,
exercise, ampligen and psychiatry as well as many other topics.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
- Offers information about CFS and its diagnosis and treatment. Includes information on support groups, research and
publications. A U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention site.
Chronic Ill Net -
ChronicIllnet is the first multimedia information source on the Internet
dedicated to chronic illnesses including AIDS, cancer, Persian Gulf War
Syndrome, autoimmune diseases, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, heart disease and
neurological diseases. This site speaks to many different
people--researchers, patients, laypeople, and physicians, to name a few.
CSSA - The Chronic Syndrome Support Association,
Inc. - This site educates the general population and health-care professionals on
conditions such as fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome.
Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue Syndrome News
- News and articles, chats, message boards, coping suggestions and events.
Fibromyalgia Treatment and Research News
- Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome research articles, treatment information, support groups, and free email
Immune - Support and
information forum for people with multiple chemical sensitivity, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, and other
immune system problems.
ME/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Society of
Victoria Inc - Support and information about M.E. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.
National ME/FM Action Network
- Details about this non-profit organization dealing with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and
Fibromyalgia. Includes a downloadable newsletter, information roster, and discusses active projects.
New York Support Network -
Enables Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Syndrome support groups in New York State to
help spread the word about local support group meetings, conferences and advocacy efforts.
Pediatric Network for Chronic Fatigue
Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, and Orthostatic Intolerance - Resources for all concerned with
pediatric chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, neurally mediated hypotension, postural orthostatic tachycardia
syndrome, and related conditions.
Security Disability Secrets - An informational site devoted to
people who are trying to win disability benefits in the US. This particular page specifically deals with applying
for disability if you have fibromyalgia. It offers some advice and some useful tips.
South Australian Youth With ME / CFS
- SAYME helps youth with chronic fatigue syndrome around the world. Provides information, fun and a creative outlet
for young patients.
Youth and Pediatrics Chronic Fatigue
Syndrome - A resource for youth and pediatric CFS issues. It features pediatric
information, youth organizations and online discussion groups.
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Thursday May 20, 2010