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A proposal for explaining progression from light/moderate to severe chronic fatigue

A proposal for explaining progression from light/moderate to severe chronic fatigue, by Anna Dorothea Höck in ES Journal of Nutritional Health vol 1, no.2 Jun 11 2020   Research abstract: Background: Chronic mild to moderate fatigue is also called chronic … Continue reading

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Differential diagnosis between “chronic fatigue” and “chronic fatigue syndrome”

Differential diagnosis between “chronic fatigue” and “chronic fatigue syndrome”, by Chang-GueSon in Integrative Medicine Research, Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2019, Pages 89-91 [https://doi.org/10.1016/j.imr.2019.04.005] Commentary: Fatigue is a common complaint experienced by most of subjects during lifetime, which affects approximately … Continue reading

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CFS prevalence is grossly overestimated using Oxford criteria compared to CDC (Fukuda) criteria in a US population study

Research abstract: Chronic fatigue syndrome prevalence is grossly overestimated using Oxford criteria compared to Centers for Disease Control (Fukuda) criteria in a U.S. population study, by James N. Baraniuk in Fatigue: Biomedicine, Health & Behavior [Published online: 21 Jul 2017] Background: Results from … Continue reading

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Self-management helpful for idiopathic chronic fatigue

Research abstract: OBJECTIVE: To determine the efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral intervention for patients meeting U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) criteria for idiopathic chronic fatigue (ICF). ICF is thought to be a less severe disorder than chronic fatigue … Continue reading

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Ginseng can improve fatigue

Abstract The present study investigated the antifatigue effects of Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer in 90 subjects (21 men and 69 women) with idiopathic chronic fatigue (ICF) in a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled and parallel designed trial.   A bespoke 20% ethanol extract of P. … Continue reading

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