Archive for PEM

Chapter Opens Up in Quest to Understand PEM in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

The Lights are ploughing new ground - not just in ME/CFS - but in how post-exertional malaise and fatigue occurs after exercise in humans (and, one must say mice.). In this third blog in a series of blogs exploring PEM and ME/CFS. we take advantage of a chapter in a book they wrote that explains how Read more [...]

Are the Canadian Consensus and International Consensus Criteria Broken? Study Suggests Both May Select for More Psychiatric Patients

The Canadian Consensus and International Consensus Criteria are much beloved by the chronic fatigue syndrome community and it's easy to see why; after decades of dealing with a vague definition, people with ME/CFS could finally see themselves in a definition for the first time. Created from within Read more [...]

Recovery From a CFS Crash? What Works for You?

This blog begins a series in which we try to get answers to how to  best deal with chronic fatigue syndrome  (ME/CFS) and fibromyalgia (FM).  We'll use the answers to build a list of suggestions for everyone with this disorder but particularly for people new to this disorder who are still learning Read more [...]