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The Under Financed ME/CFS Research Field, Pt II: Why it Takes 20 Years to Get 1 Year’s Research Done

As things stand right now, one could say that it takes 20 years to get 1 year’s worth of ME/CFS research done. Why? Because the level of funding allocated for ME/CFS research is 20 times lower than that of comparable diseases. See “The Underfinanced ME/CFS Research, Pt I - Facts and figures Read more [...]

Big Disease – Meet Big Data: Open Medicine Institute Scores Grant to Tackle Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)

Bring Me Men to Match My Mountains "Bring me men to match my mountains, Bring me men to match my plains, Men with empires in their purpose, And new eras in their brains" - Sam Walter Foss A modern day equivalent for chronic fatigue syndrome might be "Give me data to match my disorder and researchers Read more [...]

End of an Era: Kim McCleary Steps Down After 22 Years at the Helm of the CFIDS Association of America (CAA)

Talk about a jolt. Kim McCleary has been the face of the CFIDS Association of America (CAA) for over twenty years.  More than anyone else she's responsible for what the CFIDS Association of America is today, and today, after 22 years at the helm, she announced that she's leaving the CAA  on June Read more [...]
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