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Good Health event in Dolgellau, 12 Oct 2018

Good Health Event Friday 12th of October 2018 at Glan Wnion Leisure Centre, Dolgellau An event for everybody! Drop in at any time between 10 am and 2 pm ➢ Advice and Information ➢ Blood pressure taking opportunity ➢ Local Pharmacy on … Continue reading

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School nurses can improve the lives of students with ME/CFS

School nurses can improve the lives of students with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/ Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, by Kenneth J. Friedman, Beth Mattey, Faith Newton in NASN School Nurse  [First Published September 15, 2018] Article abstract: Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is a chronic illness that … Continue reading

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Chronic viral infections in ME/CFS

Chronic viral infections in myalgic encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome  (ME/CFS), by Santa Rasa, Zaiga Nora-Krukle, Nina Henning, Eva Eliassen, Evelina Shikova, Thomas Harrer, Carmen Scheibenbogen, Modra Murovska, Bhupesh K Prusty and the European Network on ME/CFS (EUROMENE) in Journal of Translation Medicine 2018, #16 p 268, August 2, … Continue reading

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Mndfulness course for young people starts 10 Oct 2018 Llangefni

.b Mindfulness course for young people in Llangefni Llangefni:  Wednesdays 4 – 4.50 pm, 10 Oct – 12 Dec 2018 .b (pronounced dot-be) is a fun, engaging and useful mindfulness course for young people. It is taught with striking visuals, … Continue reading

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Cwtch support group meets Haverfordwest, 5 Oct 2018

Morning Meeting of Cwtch:  Friday 5 October 2018:  10 – 12 am at Cashfield Community Centre, Haverfordwest, SA61 2GA Activity:  Beauty therapies Cwtch is a support group for adults aged 18-45 years old who have long term or chronic physical health conditions. … Continue reading

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Why do some ME/CFS patients benefit from treatment with sodium dichloroacetate, but others do not?

Why do some ME/CFS patients benefit from treatment with sodium dichloroacetate, but others do not?, by Frank Comhaire in Med Hypotheses 2018 Nov;120:65-67 [Epub 2018 Aug 25] Research abstract: Myalgic Encephalopathy/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) is an enigmatic disease the pathogenesis of which remains … Continue reading

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MESiG support group meets Cardiff Mon 1 Oct 2018

MESiG Support Group invites you to join them from 2 – 3.30 pm on Monday 1st October 2018 at Bethel Church Community Centre, Llangranog Road, Llanishen,  Cardiff, CF14 5BJ Come and share your experiences of what helps you and what doesn’t, so … Continue reading

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EUROMENE – European co-operation to address gaps in ME/CFS understanding

EUROMENE – the European Network on ME/CFS Funded by COST – a European framework supporting trans-national cooperation among researchers, engineers and scholars across Europe – EUROMENE aims to create an integrated network of researchers on ME/CFS in Europe and beyond. The network … Continue reading

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The effects of warm water immersion on people with CFS

The effects of warm water immersion on blood pressure, heart rate and heart rate variability in people with chronic fatigue syndrome, by Romy Parker, Zeenath Higgins, Zandiswa N.P. Mlombile, Michaela J. Mohr, and Tarryn L Wagner in S Afr J Physiother. 2018; … Continue reading

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A concurrent cognitive task does not perturb (i.e. alter) quiet standing in FM & CFS/ME

A Concurrent Cognitive Task Does Not Perturb Quiet Standing in Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, by Omid Rasouli, Egil A Fors, Ottar Vasseljen and Ann-Katrin Stensdotter in Pain Research and Management Vol 2018, Article ID 9014232 [Published 7 August 2018] Research abstract: Background … Continue reading

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