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‘Rest and Digest’ System Broken in Both Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Post-Cancer Fatigue? Study Suggests Similarities in the Two Disorders..

Background Chronic fatigue syndrome is not cancer; it's rough, it can very debilitating but it's usually  not deadly. Cancer often is deadly and it's very scary but it turns out the reward many people get for surviving the big C  people  is coming down with something that very much looks like the Read more [...]

Unraveling the Cause of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia? Recovered Author Asserts Single System to Blame

(Dan Neuffer, a recovered patient, spent years trying to build a big-picture view of this illness. In this provocative blog he argues that researchers often get too wrapped up in their specialties to see the forest for the trees and that there really is a 'single' cause for this illness... and it's Read more [...]

CDC Definition Whacked: Study Suggests Deep Brain Issues Cause Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)

In Wyller's eyes chronic fatigue syndrome is not a 'chronic fatigue' disorder; it's  an autonomic nervous system disorder. Wyller  has been studying ME/CFS for about five years; he knows the vast array of symptoms present in this disease and one gets the feeling he's more than a little tweaked Read more [...]