Saturday, January 8, 2011

What is CFS and how is XMRV Related?

By Dr. Donnica:

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) has received relatively little consideration since it was first described in 1988, but the recent finding published in the prestigious journal Science showing an association between CFS and a retrovirus, XMRV has focused media and medical attention on this serious, devastating and debilitating neuroimmune condition.

While there are some people with CFS (PWC) who are able to continue working and doing some of their activities of daily living, there are also many at the opposite end of the spectrum who are bed-ridden, completely disabled, and can't even get to the bathroom without assistance.

While CFS doesn't kill many people, it does take away their lives and, in many cases ... Read more>>

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