Author Archives: wames

Prevalence & characteristics of CFS/ME in Poland

Prevalence and characteristics of chronic fatigue syndrome/ myalgic encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) in Poland: a cross-sectional study, by Joanna Słomko, Julia L Newton, Sławomir Kujawski, Małgorzata Tafil-Klawe, Jacek Klawe, Donald Staines, Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik, Pawel Zalewski in BMJ Open Vol 9, #3 article … Continue reading

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Understanding the role of the GP in caring for patients with ME/CFS – volunteers needed

Understanding the role of the GP in caring for patients with ME/CFS – volunteers needed   Telephone interviews A 3rd year medical student at Cardiff University would like to interview 10-20 people about their experience with ME/CFS, either as a … Continue reading

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Mitochondrial complex activity in permeabilised cells of CFS patients using two cell types

Mitochondrial complex activity in permeabilised cells of CFS patients using two cell types, by Cara Tomas, Audrey E Brown, Julia L Newton and Joanna L Elson in Peer Journal, 1 Mar 2019   Article abstract: Abnormalities in mitochondrial function have … Continue reading

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Health & wellbeing event, Barmouth 12 Mar 2019

Health & wellbeing event in Barmouth Tuesday 12th March 2019 – 12 noon to 4pm. The Dragon Theatre, Barmouth. Are you keen to improve your health and wellbeing?  Whether you are fit and healthy, have a health condition or are … Continue reading

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ME/CFS & Fibromyalgia: definitions, similarities, & differences

ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia: definitions, similarities, and differences, by Benjamin H Natelson in Clinical Therapeutics 2019 Article abstract: This commentary presents a simplified way of making the diagnosis of myalgic encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) using the 1994 Centers for Disease … Continue reading

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NHS Wales & technology – your views wanted on the benefits for people with ME

NHS Wales & technology – the benefits for people with ME? The Centre for Long Term Condition management in Powys would like to know your views on technology in relation to managing ME & CFS. How can technology be used … Continue reading

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Intro to mindfulness course begins 8 Mar 2019 Bridgend

Introduction to Mindfulness is a 3-week open-access course 2 hours per session, introducing what mindfulness is and giving some Mindfulness techniques and take-home exercises. This introduction course allows you to become more mindful and apply these skills to everyday. It … Continue reading

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Stress management course begins Abergavenny 7 Mar 2019

The 6-week course in Stress Control will help you to understand stress, how it can affect you and how to control it. Each week you will learn new Stress Control skills and will learn how to fit these into your … Continue reading

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Epidemiology of paediatric CFS in Australia

Epidemiology of paediatric chronic fatigue syndrome in Australia, by Sarah Knight, Shane Elders, Jill Rodda, Adrienne Harvey, Lionel Lubitz, Kathy Rowe, Colette Reveley, Sabine Hennel, Susan Towns, Kasia Kozlowska, Donald N Payne, Sonya Marshall-Gradisnik, Adam Scheinberg in Archives of Disease … Continue reading

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Actif Woods Spring 2019 celebrations – experience Welsh woodlands

Nine Spring Celebration Events – Actif Woods Wales Spring is on its way, trees are in bud, and our woodlands are coming alive after their winter rest. In Wales this March and April Coed Lleol (Small Woods Wales) are hosting … Continue reading

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