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Big Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Grant Explores Why Men Get ME/CFS

Dr. Mary Fletcher and the ME/CFS research team at the Institute for Neuroimmune Medicine at Nova Southeastern University have received a very large grant ($1.9 million) from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke at the NIH. This grant will look for biomarkers in, get this, men Read more [...]

“I Love This Woman”: Francesca Owens Sees Dr. Nancy Klimas – A Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Visit

Francesca Owens has really been through it. A fitness buff, she entered a fitness competition at age thirty-nine and won with 11.4% body fat and a fitness age of eighteen, but after becoming pregnant with her second child in 2001 something changed. By the summer of 2004 she was getting lost in Read more [...]

A Film on the Most Devastating Disease Your Doctor Has Never Heard Of: The Canary in a Coal Mine Kickstarter Campaign Begins

There are videos and there are VIDEOS. This is a VIDEO.... It's a video that seeks to (and should be) a film to be more accurate. All it needs is a little help The Kickstarter Campaign to Create the Canary in the Coal Mine Film has begun. The 10 minute preview video is  sharp, smart and creative, Read more [...]

Tilting South: Seeing Dr. Klimas in Miami – ‘A Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Chronicle’ # 13

Dr.  Nancy Klimas, Chief Medical Officer of the Chronic Fatigue Center for Research and Treatment for Neuro-Immune Disorders, Miami, Florida, and her associate Dr. Irma Rey It was a pleasure to meet with people who believe in the disease, know its details, and understand the ordeals of its sufferers This Read more [...]

A Treatable Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Subset – If Doctors Will Just Look For It

Pretty Graphs Dr. Susan Vernon and Dr. Lucinda Bateman spoke in Denver on Saturday, June 28. Dr. Bateman gave a presentation on research out of the University of Utah she co-authored  in her talk, "Treatment Options for ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia patients I took two main points from her presentation. Read more [...]

Docs Talk Shop at Simmaron Round-Table; Dr. Peterson, Dr. Klimas and Dr. Enlander on Treating Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

It's not often that ME/CFS luminaries such as Dr. Peterson, Dr. Klimas and Dr. Enlander sit down in public to talk about their approaches to ME/CFS treatment but that's exactly what happened at the Simmaron Round-table held at the FDA Workshop earlier this year. Check out why Dr. Peterson Read more [...]

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Docs Talk Shop at the Simmaron Foundation Roundtable: Part I

What happens when you get three of our most experienced physicians together in a Roundtable setting and have patients lob questions a them?....Lots of interesting discussion. Check out Part I of a series on Simmaron's FDA Roundtable meeting as Dr. Peterson, Dr. Klimas and Dr. Enlander talk about Read more [...]

Quick Hits from Dr. Klimas’ NSU Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Clinic Opening: Tweeting the Conference

Some quick hits from the daylong celebration of the opening of  Dr. Klimas  Institue for Neuro-Immune Medicine  at Nova Southeastern University. The full blog of the day will be posted on the Simmaron Rising page on the Simmaron Research Foundations website. Dean Opens the Celebration 26 Read more [...]