Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Guided Exercise May Benefit Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Guided Exercise May Benefit Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Guided self-help exercise programs could help patients with chronic fatigue syndrome.

Patients With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Have Unique Chemical Signature

Patients With Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Have Unique Chemical Signature

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Mitochondrial metabolism is one of the pathways affected in chronic fatigue syndrome.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Exercise Effective for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Exercise Effective for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

The benefits of CBT and exercise can last over 2 years.

NIH Revamping Research Efforts for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

NIH Revamping Research Efforts for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

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Due to new diagnostic criteria for ME/CFS, the NIH is renewing efforts to understand the disease.

Functional Connectivity Linked to Severity of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Functional Connectivity Linked to Severity of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

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Decreased rs-functional connectivity across brain regions was strongly correlated with fatigue severity.

Multidisciplinary Rehab More Effective for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Multidisciplinary Rehab More Effective for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Multidisciplinary rehabilitation was significantly more effective at reducing fatigue vs. cognitive behavioral therapy.

Cytokine Levels in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Explain Cognitive Problems

Cytokine Levels in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Explain Cognitive Problems

People with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome have reduced levels of cytokines in their cerebrospinal fluid.

Immune System Changes May Play a Role in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Immune System Changes May Play a Role in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

The immune system changes were only observed in patients within the first three years of diagnosis.

Institute of Medicine Suggests New Criteria, Name for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Institute of Medicine Suggests New Criteria, Name for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

The IOM committee proposed the name be changed to "Systemic Exertion Intolerance Disease."

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