Category Archives: What is ME/CFS

What’s it like to live with ME/CFS?

Has anyone ever asked you what it’s like to live with ME/CFS? Most people think you’re just ‘tired’ or ‘anxious’. Just like the HR person in charge of disability claims at my workplace said to me, “I don’t want you … Continue reading

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What To Do When Your Friend Has An Invisible Illness

There are many great YouTube videos on ME/CFS (or simply ME as it is now called, thanks to the New International Consensus Criteria for ME ); however, I have recently come across one that is clear, informative and factual. It’s titled What To … Continue reading

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Why is it Important to Raise Awareness for ME/CFS ?

How would you feel if you woke up one morning and couldn’t go about your daily routine? If you couldn’t do the sports you used to do, or walk your dog, or even play with your children ? Well, that’s … Continue reading

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Raising Awareness

The purpose of this blog is to inform people about an illness that many in the medical community discard as unimportant because there is no standard medical treatment for it. Doctors don’t know how to treat it and all patients … Continue reading

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