Monthly Archives: June 2011

New Web-Based Television Program Ensures Coverage of ME/CFS Developments

Linda Gasparello of White House Chronicle reports in her June 7, 2011 article that there is a new web-based television program which will help draw attention to ME/CFS. The program is called ME/CFS Alert and can be accessed on the YouTube Channel … Continue reading

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Beautiful Article by Columnist Llewellyn King

Nationally syndicated columnist and author Llewellyn King has been writing for newspapers for over 50 years. King is executive producer and host of “White House Chronicle” on PBS. Lately, King has been writing about the plight of ME/CFS sufferers. He says in 2010 he … Continue reading

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Nevada Newsmakers with Annette Whittemore

Sam Shad of Nevada Newsmakers interviews Annette Whittemore once again. Mrs. Whittemore is the founder and president of the Whittemore Peterson Institute for Neuro-Immune Disease in Reno, Nevada. Here’s what they discussed: The problems with reproducing the original Lombardi 2009 study; Why the validity of the … Continue reading

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Countering a Relapse: How NLP Techniques Helped Me

Over the past 8 months or so I have relapsed every 6-8 weeks. I didn’t understand why and worried it meant that my illness was progressing – and getting much worse. In January of this year I realized I was … Continue reading

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Brain Plasticity and NLP

Brain Plasticity  (or neuroplasticity or cortical plasticity or cortical re-mapping) is the ability of the brain to change- for better or  worse- throughout life. The brain is not a static, fixed structure, but is quite dynamic and adaptable.  Brain plasticity is a … Continue reading

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The WPI Opens Its Doors to Patients in August

Dr. Jamie Deckoff-Jones announced earlier today in her blog that the Whittemore Peterson Institute (WPI)is going to be opening its doors to patients on August 1st. This new patient center is the start of a new day for people with ME/CFS, and … Continue reading

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A New Name for “Chronic Fatigue Syndrome”

What’s in a Name? The name “chronic fatigue syndrome” is misleading and trivializes the serious and complex nature of the disorder. Patients have been calling for a change of the name since it was first adopted in 1988. It is … Continue reading

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