Posted by nmj at 4.5.11 :
So BACME (British Association of CFS/ME) have finally launched their website and are looking for feedback.
I'm immediately alarmed by their 'cool brand, ME with street cred' approach: I think it somewhat trivialises a neurological illness to add an umlaut, make it funky. Do these people think they are selling Scandinavian furniture or yoghurt? And correct me if I am wrong but does the umlaut over 'm' even exist?
Of course, when you look at the names behind BACME - Esther Crawley and Alison Wearden - you realise you just can't take this site seriously - and ... Read more>>