Today in our CFS Symptoms Series is the discussion on the hormonal imbalances found in PWCs. This post is very long and in depth, so I did not go into the emotional and social effects the hormonal imbalances have on PWCs, but … [Read more...] about CFS Symptoms Series: Hormonal Imbalances
According to the CDC, between 50% - 85% of patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) report memory and concentration difficulties that contribute considerably to social and occupational dysfunction. The cognitive … [Read more...] about CFS Symptoms Series: Cognitive Dsyfunction
Today's CFS Symptoms Series post is regarding post-exertional malaise. Post-exertional malaise in CFS is defined as exacerbation of symptoms following physical or mental exertion, with symptoms typically increasing 12-48 … [Read more...] about CFS Symptoms Series: Post-Exertional Malaise
Next in our CFS Symptoms Series is the unrefreshing sleep symptom PWCs (people with CFS) experience. If you have been diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and if you are able to get 7 - 9 hours of solid sleep a night … [Read more...] about CFS Symptoms Series: Unrefreshing Sleep
First up in my CFS Symptoms Series is the incapacitating fatigue PWCs (people with CFS) experience. Although this is only one of many symptoms we experience, this one has to be the worst. The causes of Chronic Fatigue … [Read more...] about CFS Symptoms Series: Incapacitating Fatigue
Starting Monday, I am going to focus on discussing the main symptoms of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in detail. There are many symptoms of CFS so it is hard to focus on them all, but I will do my best to highlight the most … [Read more...] about Symptoms Series: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
The symptoms between CFS, Fibromyalgia and MS can be very similar, but there are differences between them that set the illnesses apart from each other. One of the main differences that sets MS apart from CFS & FM is … [Read more...] about CFS, FM and MS Share Similar Symptoms…But Are Not the Same
A study was conducted to researchthe effect of high cocoa polyphenol rich chocolate in patients with CFIDS. There are data suggesting neuro-endocrine axis involvement in CFS including disturbance in … [Read more...] about Chocolate Improves CFIDS Symptoms?