CFS Facts said... :
There are many things that were not investigated further because the powers that be either didn't find them interesting or because they were afraid it would prove this was more than the psychiatric problem Straus said it was. You don't want to demonstrate that your boss is a lying idiot, not if you want to stay employed.
"The name “Chronic Fatigue Syndrome” was selected by a small group of politically motivated scientists. Their deliberate intention was to obfuscate the nature of the disease by placing it in the realm of the psychiatric rather than the organic. The harm they have caused is surely one of the great tragedies of medicine." – Hillary J. Johnson