Very, very few chronic fatigue syndrome studies have emerged from Germany, but the last two have been good ones. The one before this was the first to find evidence of EBV activation in ME/CFS, in years.
This one - a model exploring mitochondrial dynamics - may help explain what's causing the Read more [...]
"Cellular Energy and its Impact on Health"
Dr. Klimas's annual patient conference on Saturday, Feb 7th is approaching fast. Titled "Cellular Energy and its Impact on Health" this half-day conference features some fascinating talks. Two from the Klimas team will sum up eight years of effort focused Read more [...]
Many people with Fibromyalgia and/or Chronic Fatigue Syndrome combine prescription drugs with supplements, but this is one of the rare studies that combines both to maximize the benefits of each. The genesis of this trial, however, stretches back to the HIV/AIDS days when Dr. John Kaiser in the San Read more [...]
Only maximal (exercise to exhaustion) exercise tests reveal the problems with energy production in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Weakened muscles that move the lungs may, because of oxidative stress/mitochondrial problems, be stopping people with ME/CFS from getting oxygen to Read more [...]
(The text is by Dr. Rosamund Vallings of New Zealand. I added the commentary (in brackets) and headings.)
December 2013, Gold Coast, Australia.
I felt privileged to be invited to attend this symposium, which was combined with the opening of the National Centre for Neuroimmunology and Emerging Read more [...]
Two million dollars for chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) research...You don't hear those words very often. The NIH just gave Dr. Shungu and associates a big two million dollar grant to peer into chronic fatigue syndrome patients brains.
This is the kind of study that makes you love the NIH; it's Read more [...]
Researchers used a broad brush when they focused on the most easily understood aspect of the disorder - fatigue. Now, in this bold and provocative blog, the first part of a four-part series called "A Neuroinflammatory Model of ME/CFS", guest blogger Marco proposes that other symptoms, none Read more [...]