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Identification of ME/CFS-associated DNA methylation patterns

Identification of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome-associated DNA methylation patterns, by Malav S. Trivedi, Elisa Oltra, Leonor Sarria, Natasha Rose, Vladimir Beljanski, Mary Ann Fletcher, Nancy  G. Klimas, Lubov Nathanson in PLoS One Vol 13, #7, p e0201066 [Published: July 23, 2018] Abstract: Background: Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue … Continue reading

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WAMES’ response to draft NICE ME/CFS guideline scope

NICE ME/CFS guideline consultation – WAMES’ response to draft scope Before work on the revised guidelines for ME/CFS can commence, the scope of the discussions needs to be agreed. On 26th July 2018 WAMES submitted final comments on the proposed … Continue reading

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Cwtch Fundraising event Haverfordwest Rugby Club 27 July 2018

Evening Meeting of Cwtch: Friday 27 July 2018 at 7pm, Fundraising Bingo event at Haverfordwest Rugby Club. Cwtch is a support group for adults aged 18-45 years old who have long term or chronic physical health conditions. (One of the organisers … Continue reading

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The importance of screening for suicide risk in chronic invisible illness

The Importance of Screening for Suicide Risk in Chronic Invisible Illness, by Cathy L Pedersen in Journal of Health Science & Education Vol 2(4): 1-5 2018 Abstract:  Many people suffering from chronic invisible illnesses like chronic fatigue syndrome/ myalgic encephalomyeletis (CFS/ME), fibromyalgia, Lyme … Continue reading

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Checking our blind spots: current status of research evidence summaries in ME/CFS

Checking our blind spots: current status of research evidence summaries in ME/CFS, by Todd E Davenport, Staci R Stevens, J Mark VanNess, Jared Stevens, Christopher R Snell in British Journal of Sports Medicine, July 2018 Editorial: The evidence-based practice (EBP) … Continue reading

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ME support group meets Montgomery 25 July 2018

You are invited to join people with ME and their carers for a chat and a cuppa at the Dragon Hotel, Montgomery on Wednesday 25 July 2018 between 2.30 and 3.30pm. Contact Donna Teague beforehand to confirm the meeting is going … Continue reading

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Reduced glycolytic reserve in isolated natural killer cells from ME/CFS patients

Reduced glycolytic reserve in isolated natural killer cells from Myalgic encephalomyelitis/ chronic fatigue syndrome patients: A preliminary investigation, by Thao Nguyen, D Staines, S Johnston, S Marshall-Gradisnik in Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol. 2018 Jul 8. [Epub ahead of print] … Continue reading

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Talk Health consultation 24 July 2018, in Torfaen, Gwent

Talk Health in Torfaen, Gwent Would you like to be part of a conversation about NHS services for the people of the Torfaen area? Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is inviting people from the area to attend a local meeting … Continue reading

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Anxiety management course for young people 25 July 2018, Llangefni

Anxiety management course for young people aged 14-18 Llangefni Wed 25 July – 29 August 2018 2-3 pm Mind Ynys Mon a Gwynedd runs five and six week self-management courses for young people aged 14-18 in the community. The courses are run … Continue reading

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Cwtch Support Group meets Haverfordwest, 20 July 2018

Evening Meeting of Cwtch: Friday 20 May 2018, 6-8 pm at Cashfield Community Centre, Haverfordwest, SA61 2GA Topic: Craft evening – an opportunity to make items for a stall at the up-coming Bingo night Cwtch is a support group for adults aged 18-45 years old … Continue reading

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