1/3 of ME cases wrongly diagnosed

“Third of ME cases ‘wrongly diagnosed’: Experts says thousands thought to have chronic fatigue actually have similar condition that can be treated” This article is a bit scary, but misdiagnoses is a real issue (even though this article is about the UK and not America). When it comes down to diagnosis of ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia […]

“Truth be told” book review

“Truth be told” is the story of Amelia Wagner who after her father’s death takes over his newspaper in Granite Springs, Arizona. Amelia quickly gets caught up in the troubles of Granite Springs and the investigation her father was pursuing before his death. I found Amelia to be a very likable character. She is independent, […]

Exercise and Oxygen Shortage in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Exercise and Oxygen Shortage in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome This article was validating. I’ve had problems with exercise for years. My sister and I always joke that we just don’t have any endorphins because exercise makes us feel worse, not better. I exercise and exercise and my endurance never gets better. I’m still equally exhausted on […]

Fibromyalgia and ME/CFS Labeled Mental and Behavioral Disorders by WHO

This article just makes my blood boil. I am so tired of having an illness that’s not classified as real. I am so tired of having to explain and justify my health. I’m so tired of ignorance and superiority. In my worse moments I want all these ignorant people to come down with this illness […]

Fibromyalgia/CFS or Lyme or both?

I’m not one of those people who thinks every single person with Fibro or CFS has Lyme disease. I do however think there are some people out there who have been misdiagnosed. Lyme and Fibro have very similar symptoms, and it doesn’t help that the Lyme disease tests are so inaccurate. Doctors in general don’t […]