Archive for post-exertional malaise

How to Prove to Your Doctor You’ve Got Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) And Are Not Just Depressed

Wrong diagnoses hurt. They lead doctors to prescribe treatments that don't work and may even be harmful (exercise!) and they keep doctors from prescribing treatments that do work.  They waste patients’ money and, given the fact that the earlier a person is diagnosed with ME/CFS the better chance 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 [...]