National Institutes of Health: NIH plans to fund ME/CFS collaborative research centers
Some great news for the ME/CFS community!
Fibromyalgia News Today: Personality traits may impact severity of fibromyalgia symptoms
Do you think this study is accurate?
Solve ME/CFS Initiative: “Scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases identified a potential genetic abnormality linked with many of the symptoms of myalgic encephalomyelitis, commonly known as chronic fatigue syndrome.”
An interesting finding that might have implications for the ME/CFS community.
Definitely worth the click!
Yahoo Finance: A sublingual cannabis tablet could become available in the U.S.
This would be a great option for those who are uncomfortable with smoking cannabis.
And an extra…
Pain News Network: Chronic pain patients go underground for relief
Would you risk trying this? As someone who has a genetic predisposition for lung cancer, I would probably steer clear …
Question from a reader …
I periodically have readers who email me to ask about the effectiveness of certain treatments. I usually post these on my Facebook feed, but thought I’d share this one within the Friday 5 to see if I can get a few more responses. I have a reader who wants to know if anyone has tried ketamine infusions for fibromyalgia? She’s getting ready to start them and is curious about other’s experiences. If you’ve tried these, would you share your experience in the comments below? Or, if it’s too personal to share online, feel free to email me at donna[at]fedupwithfatigue.com, and I will send your response to her. Thanks!