Post-SARS CFS-Like Syndrome

In 2003, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) spread from southeast Asia to North America causing a public health panic and many deaths. Fever, cough, muscle pain and air hunger were the primary … [Read more...]

Three New XMRV Studies Reveal Negative Results

The XMRV debate and studies continue.  Three of the latest studies conducted have revealed negative results.  Below are links and excerpts from each of the three studies.  The first study was done on … [Read more...]

Gradual Onset of My Major Depressive Disorder

  Earlier this week, I posted about my visit at the doctor's office and my latest diagnosis of Major Depressive Disorder secondary to chronic illness.   I have now had three full days of time to … [Read more...]

Diagnosis: Major Depressive Disorder Secondary to Chronic Illness

  The life of chronic illness is always a challenging one and it has never been easy for me and the older I get, the harder it seems to get - not only on me but also on my husband.  He has been my … [Read more...]

NIH Conference Debate On XMRV

Amy Dockser Marcus at The Wall Street Journal has been doing an excellent job in keeping ME/CFS & the XMRV debate in the media's attention.  Yesterday, Amy posted about the latest 2-day NIH XMRV … [Read more...]