Author Archive for Chris

The Cheney Chronicles #3: One Year Later – Decision Time

As a patient of Dr. Cheney’s, I had access to his frequent emails discussing his thoughts and treatments regarding chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS). In writing this article, I went back and read most of these emails.  For quite a few of them, I had to research the acronyms and spend lots of time Read more [...]

The Cheney Chronicles #2: His Protocol For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

(Chris continues his overview of seeing Dr. Paul Cheney  to treat his case of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. See Part I here) I have a confession to make -  I am treating myself. I just finished listening/reading Dr. Horowitz’s book, “Why Can't I Get Better? Solving the Mystery of Lyme and Read more [...]

From Mono To Giardia To Orthostatic Intolerance to … Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Dr. Cheney: the First Visit

My ME/CFS History 1989 - The First Flu-like Illness I was always a high energy burn the candle at both ends type-A person. In my early twenties (1989) I came down with a flu-like illness that did not go away. I had gone from a person who would play sports 4-6 hours a day, to one who would get Read more [...]