Monthly Archives: April 2011

President Obama promises to look into ME/CFS research at the NIH

At the Reno, Nevada Town Hall meeting on April 21 Courtney Miller, whose husband Robert has ME/CFS, asks President Obama if there’s a way for the NIH to have more research money directed towards ME/CFS. President Obama promises to have … Continue reading

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Have You Taken the ME/CFS Family Survey?

Dr. Jamie Deckoff-Jones and Dr. Michael Snyderman are trying to find out what percentage of ME/CFS patients have family members, by marriage or blood, with ME/CFS or other neuroimmune diseases. Dr. Deckoff-Jones has recently accepted the position of Director of … Continue reading

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XMRV Controversy Erupts at the NIH Conference

The XMRV debate erupted at the NIH State of Knowledge Conference held in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, on April 7-8. In the clip below you will see Dr. Mikovits defending her point- that there is no evidence from contamination after extensive testing– … Continue reading

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Two Powerful Testimonials at the NIH State of Knowledge Conference on ME/CFS

The State of Knowledge Conference is expected to highlight what the biggest medical research funder in the world, the NIH, considers worth researching in ME/CFS. It is also supposed to be the basis for an sizeable grant for research into … Continue reading

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Writer and Broadcaster Llewellyn King Writes About the Plight of ME/CFS Sufferers

Nationally syndicated columnist and author Llewellyn King has been writing for newspapers for over 50 years. Recently, he has written about the plight of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome sufferers. King says in 2010 he made more friends than in all … Continue reading

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After Being Brought Back to Life With Antivirals Author Writes About a Tale of a System Gone Amiss

Caroline T. Anderson was ‘brought back to life’ this year with the use of antivirals. After her recovery she embarked on a quest for long-awaited answers. She discovered the ugly truth about ME/CFS : that politics, money and bureaucracy are not only … Continue reading

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