In Dr. Bell's third and last blog on orthostatic intolerance in ME/CFS/FM he provides signs that you might have OI, explains the different types found, and provides examples of them.
If you're wondering if you can have more than one type of OI, Dr. Bell demonstates that you can. Find out more Read more [...]
Maggie was exhausted, her heart was pounding, her palms were sweating. She'd been to doctor after doctor only to be told she had panic disorder but their treatments weren't working.
Maggie was definitely agitated but her agitation and other symptoms weren't due to panic disorder - they were caused Read more [...]
Few healthy people give any thought at all to standing up, but for a subset of people with chronic fatigue syndrome standing up is an act that’s fraught with peril. Whether their hearts start racing (postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) and/or their breathing does (postural hyperventilation) Read more [...]
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 [...]
"There is a huge overlap between these different syndromes" Dr. Peter Rowe
If you watch this video you might want to skip over Dr. Henderson's remarks if you're a little sensitive, as I am, about ME/CFS's place in the research world.
Henderson started off by stating that Dr. Rowe was the first Read more [...]
The Subset Researcher
Virtually everybody for decades has believed ME/CFS is larded with subsets and everyone agrees we must find them yet very few researchers, through lack of money or initiative, have actually looked for them in an organized fashion. Dr. Natelson has and in this review article, Read more [...]
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